BAE Systems Overview

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  • www.baesystems.com
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1999
  • Non-profit Organisation
  • Aerospace & Defence
  • $10+ billion (USD)

CompetitorsRolls-Royce, Babcock International Group, Thales
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We provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of some 82,500 people in over 40 countries. Working with customers and local partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture and support products and ...
Mission: Our culture focuses not on what we do, but on how we do it. If we focus on the how, the future that we wish to attain will follow. We have a culture of Total Performance; a commitment to the highest standards in every aspect of the way we do business. This is guided through ...

BAE Systems Reviews

3.9
79%
Recommend to a Friend
91%
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Charles Woodburn
Charles Woodburn
123 Ratings
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"Great development and opportunity"

Current Employee - Engineer in United Kingdom
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at BAE Systems full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Appetite for success, technical brainpower and systematic problem solving/innovation

Cons

Customer driven culture can be burdensome, the drive for change is real and taking effect
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Diversity & Inclusion at BAE Systems

3.5
(26 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives

A welcoming workplace

Our people are our most important asset and we’re committed to inspiring a culture where people can be themselves, reach their full potential and see themselves reflected at all levels of the Company. 

 

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BAE Systems Interviews

Experience
Positive66%
Negative13%
Neutral21%
Getting an Interview
Applied online86%
Recruiter4%
In Person3%
Difficulty
3.0
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    Principal Electrical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at BAE Systems (Aberdeen, Scotland) in Feb 2021

    Interview

    Competency based STAR type interview. Took three weeks after online application for an interview. Questions include:
    1.Technical:
    1. Explain different type of Earthing Systems on Marine Installation.
    2. How to calculate Fault levels at various bus bars in a Distribution.
    Interview

    Technical: 1. Explain different type of Earthing Systems on Marine Installation. 2. How to calculate Fault levels at various bus bars in a Distribution. 3. What are the things to consider while specifying a Generator. Behavioural: 1. Instance when you did not comply to Safety 2. Instance when you had to deal with a difficult person. 3. Instance where you negotiated to get the work done.

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Company Updates

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10 Feb 2021

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Our investment in #apprenticeships is more important than ever. We’re hiring 850 this year, and will give them all the support they need to launch their career and thrive in these difficult times. Find out more 🔗 www.baesystems.com/apprentices

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6 Jan 2021

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New year, new challenge? In addition to our planned recruitment of 1,250 #apprentices and #graduates this year, we currently have over 1,000 live #vacancies in our UK business. With a huge variety of roles available - from project controllers to accountants to quality inspectors - your career with us could start today! Find out more 👉 https://www.baesystems.com/en/careers/careers-in-the-uk/experienced-professionals

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BAE Systems Awards & Accolades

  • Women in TechnologyWomen in Technology2020
  • Women in MaritimeMaritime UK2020

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What is health insurance like at BAE Systems?

...Descent wages, health insurance and accommodation was good....

12 February 2019

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