Missile Mechanical Architect

Recruiter
Ceema Recruitment
Location
Stevenage
Salary
£35 - £45/hour Benefits
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Extensive experience with Missiles? Depth of experience as a mechanical architect? Well if you have gained this experience elsewhere come work for the market leader in an exciting environment.
Missile Mechanical Architect
What will you be doing?
The role is responsible for the delivery of the missile mechanical architecture requirements and typical responsibilities include.
Establishing the Missile Airframe Task Requirements Specification (TRS) to ensure a structured & coherent mechanical response to the overall Missile TRS.
Management of the mechanical interface with the launcher.
Management of Mechanical & Thermal Interfaces across the Missile.
Defining the optimum mechanical architecture for all variants of the missile, ensuring the mechanical architecture and interfaces meet requirements.
Implementation of GMA Policies to ensure Modularity & Reuse objectives are achieved
Development of the overall proving logic for the validation of the Airframe.
Ensuring mechanical compliance to the Airframe TRS for missile certificate of design.
Interface with and manage customer expectations throughout the development process.
Producing Statements of Work and plans for activities within their sphere of responsibility.
Direct technical supervision of engineers within their team and indirect management of engineers in the extended project team.
Controlling assigned budgets, managing personal workload and identifying any further resource needs.
Who and what we are looking for from you?
Educated to degree level with 10 years' experience or an equivalent qualification having obtained significant experience of mechanical engineering
Ability to technically manage internal & sub-contract activities
Strong leadership skills, able to establish a clear engineering vision
Good knowledge & experience of missile mechanical design, including:
Static & Dynamic Analysis
Design for Environment
Thermal Management
Good understanding of broader engineering disciplines, including:
Aerodynamics
Testability
Production
Experience developing proving logic and managing the generation of compliance evidence towards Certificates of Design
Experience across the full Product Life Cycle
Ability to influence senior managers and other stakeholders
Strong interpersonal and well developed communication skills (written & verbal)
Willingness to travel within UK and Europe

Educated to degree level with 10 years' experience or an equivalent qualification having obtained significant experience of mechanical engineering. Good knowledge & experience of missile mechanical design. Experience developing proving logic and managing the generation of compliance evidence towards Certificates of Design