Life with
BAE Systems

Some of the facilities may vary from compound to compound, but wherever you're based you'll be living in a pleasant and welcoming environment offering a range of services and facilities. You'll have all you need for day-to-day life, work and leisure.
Depending upon which role you join us in, you'll be based at one of the following locations:
  • Dhahran
  • Jeddah
  • Jubail
  • Khamis Mushayt
  • Riyadh
  • Tabuk
  • Taif

Inside and outside the compound

Whether you join us on your own, or with a family, you can expect to enjoy a superb new lifestyle. You'll see that all the practicalities of daily life are catered for, with accommodation and utilities provided free of charge. You and your family will have our full support whilst living with us. And, with excellent facilities, including medical centres, schools, shops, swimming pools and gyms, each of our compounds offers all the comforts of home - as well as the opportunity to explore a whole new world.
We also encourage you to go beyond the compounds. You'll find both local shops and international brands as well as a wide variety of restaurants to choose from. You'll soon find yourself becoming part of the community, sharing new experiences with people from all walks of life, from across the globe.


As a valued member of our team, you'll enjoy much more than a competitive, tax free salary. You'll find that free accommodation, excellent education provision and many other benefits offer a very comfortable lifestyle for you and your family.
But it's not just about an attractive financial and benefits package. You'll have the chance to further your skills by working on a range of exciting and cutting edge projects. And, with the chance to gain valuable experience beyond your job, you could enhance your life as well as your career. All in all, we think that you might want to stay for longer than you expected.

What do our people say?

"I think anybody would be impressed by the facilities that are available ... it is a very modern environment with big name brands, the latest technology and comfortable air-conditioned housing. Living and working in Saudi Arabia provides anyone with an open mind, an appreciation of local customs and a flexible approach to the way of doing things, with a most rewarding experience both inside and outside of work."
Read more about why our employees recommend working with us in Saudi Arabia.