Equipping Design Engineer

Recruiter
Morson International
Location
Stevenage
Salary
£0.00 - £28.00 p hour
Posted
08 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Job Profile

Equipping is a multiproject team within the Mechanical Platform group which performs the detailed design of geosynchronous communications spacecraft.

Equipping drawings define the detailed installation of non-structural (mostly thermal) components on the spacecraft, including heatpipes, paint, thermostats, heaters, thermistors, second surface mirrors, multilayer insulation, tybases and connector brackets.

Detailed Activities:

* Organising regular interface meetings and negotiating with system teams to agree and track data deliverables.
* Checking the design office output (drawings, 3D models etc.) and being responsible for the release of drawings to AIT with sign-off as defined by the appropriate design delegation matrix.
* Driving activities to ensure all AIT inputs from the Equipping Team, including drawings, are provided on-quality, on-cost and on-time.
* Managing and providing technical guidance to the Equipping Team design office.
* Producing the documentation necessary to justify and validate the hardware if required.
* Supporting team meetings and other reviews as required by the Equipping Team Leader.
* Managing relevant work-packages and providing input for the control of costs as required by the projects.
* Contributing to improvement and development activities.
* Developing expertise within certain aspects of equipping if required (e.g. heatpipe stock control, Multilayer Insulation Technology etc.)


Essential:
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Good team working skills.
Good industrial experience within a relevant engineering field.
Understanding of PDM systems

Desirable
Knowledge of Catia V5 or Windchill


Education
A degree or other suitable qualification in a relevant engineering discipline.


This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959488567