BAE Systems Digital Intelligence is home to 4,800 digital, cyber and intelligence experts. We work collaboratively across 16 countries to collect, connect and understand complex data, so that governments, nation states, armed forces and commercial businesses can unlock digital advantage in the most demanding environments.About the role
We are proud of the mission critical systems that we build for our customers and we support them in getting the most from Digital Transformation. This may mean building new systems or improving the integration of existing applications to improve Customer Experience. We are looking for a Technical Lead to link between the business requirements and the development team - someone who can elaborate customer requirements and create solution designs, communicate the designs across the development team, and provide support and assurance to developers as they implement those designs.
The Technical Lead is a vital and exciting role within the team. You will find yourself with a set of responsibilities spanning both Software Engineering and Solution Design/Architecture. Along with strong software engineering skills, you will have had some exposure to undertaking solution design/ architecture.
You will collaborate with the engineering teams at a technical level, prioritise tech debts and bring them into grooming session supporting prioritisation with the Product Manager. You will also be able to advise on industry best practice and maintains an architecture roadmaps and support the development team by providing low-level elaboration of new features.
Using your excellent communication skills, you will represent the application and its architectures and product board and with client Architects. Summarise technical jargon and considerations to client business and product stakeholders.About you
You will have software engineering/ development experience (ideally full-stack) across technologies including: Java, AWS, MySQL, plus preferred knowledge of Apache Camel, Tomcat, Spring, Hibernate, Angular JS, HTML 5
In addition you will bring:
- Experience designing and elaborating customer requirements. Reviewing high level requirements (Epics, Tech Debts) with the customer and team to create the architecture and provide a solution
- Experience providing assurance that the solution developed adheres to the design specification
- Ability to support and coach development team through complex technical challenges.
Security Clearance is required for this role, if you are not currently Security Cleared, you will need to be eligible for this and willing to go through the clearance process.Life at BAE Systems Digital Intelligence
- Experience working in DevOps model, a product backlog and Agile ways of working
- Experience with Application Architecture - Design and Assurance
We are embracing Hybrid Working. This means you and your colleagues may be working in different locations, such as from home, another BAE Systems office or client site, some or all of the time, and work might be going on at different times of the day.
By embracing technology, we can interact, collaborate and create together, even when we're working remotely from one another. Hybrid Working allows for increased flexibility in when and where we work, helping us to balance our work and personal life more effectively, and enhance well-being.
Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE Systems Digital Intelligence. We are proud to have an organisational culture where employees with varying perspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds - the best and brightest minds - can work together to achieve excellence and realise individual and organisational potential. Division overview: Capabilities
At BAE Systems Digital Intelligence, we pride ourselves in being a leader in the cyber defence industry, and Capabilities is the engine that keeps the business moving forward. It is the largest area of Digital Intelligence, containing our Engineering, Consulting and Project Management teams that design and implement the defence solutions and digital transformation projects that make us a globally recognised brand in both the public and private sector.
As a member of the Capabilities team, you will be creating and managing the solutions that earn us our place in an ever changing digital world. We all have a role to play in defending our clients, and this is yours.