Aircraft Platform Integration Engineer

Recruiter
Cubiq Recruitment
Location
Stevenage
Salary
£35000 - £45000/annum
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our customer is a multi national group employing over 10,000 people worldwide, listed as one of the Times top 30 best big companies to work for and the only European group producing missiles and missile systems for air, land and sea applications. We are seeking highly capable, adaptable and inquisitive individuals to join dedicated engineering and business teams developing next generation combat technology for a range of high-value and long-term programmes for various site across the UK. We encourage interested parties to review the details below for further information on the role requirements and how to apply.

To work within the growing Airborne Systems Integration organisation to deliver integration of complex weapons onto fixed wing and rotary platforms for both UK and Export customers.

The Role

* Planning and delivering the integration of complex MBDA air-launched weapon systems onto a wide range of fixed wing and rotary platforms
* Producing and agreeing the Interface Control Document with the platform design authority
* Working with a range specialist matter experts both within MBDA and externally
* Planning and delivery of a wide range of trials and tests associated with aircraft integration
* Supporting Design Certification. Production of Design Verification Plans and Certificates of Design

What are we looking for?

Essential:

* Experience in producing aircraft Interface Control Documents
* Ideally an appropriate Engineering Degree or Masters (or equivalent) OR HNC/HND level (or equivalent).
* Good verbal, presentation and written communication skills
* Practical knowledge of basic systems engineering principles and processes.
* Pro-active and be capable of working on their own initiative with a minimum of supervision
* Ability to work in a complex multi-stakeholder environment

Desirable:

* Knowledge of Mil-Std-1760 and Def Stan 1553 highly desirable
* Experience in the defence section in integration of systems onto fixed wing or rotary platforms
* Ability to lead a technical team
* Ability to undertake complex technical negotiations with a high degree of autonomy

Please note that in order to apply for this opportunity you will need to be eligible for SC (Secret Level) UK Security Clearance. You will also need to be a UK national to apply for this role.

To apply for this position, please submit a copy of your most recent CV