Qualification, Integration and Test Engineer

Recruiter
Cobham
Location
Bournemouth
Posted
10 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Cobham Aviation Services has an exciting opportunity for a Qualification, Integration and Test Engineer to join our business. You will be responsible for applying discipline domain expertise to the integration, qualification and test of new products and technologies. The Engineer will typically be part of an Integrated Product Team (IPT) and will contribute to the performance of the IPT to ensure that the performance expectations are met or exceeded.

The Qualification, Integration and Test Engineer (Engineer) is The Engineer will have responsibility for the integration and test of the products developed for the business. This will include, but is not limited to, development of the test plans and test infrastructure required to enable the verification of the requirements and the design, implementation and completion of the qualification tests. The Engineer will provide the necessary documentation required by the Design Office to support end use certification. The Engineer shall employ the appropriate processes, practices and tools to ensure that responsibilities are completed to meet the required project requirements with the needed quality. This position is based in Christchurch, Bournemouth



As a Qualification, Integration and Test Engineeryour skills and qualifications will ideally include:

  • Familiarity with the product lifecycle from system requirements, architecture, design, integration, qualification, verification, through to production and support
  • Experience in the integration, qualification and test of one or more of the following: radar, electronic warfare, communications and / or surveillance systems for an airborne environment
  • Expertise in the integration, qualification and test of products containing RF, analog and digital hardware, software and embedded software
  • Experience of aircraft systems, platform integration, and associated regulatory environment including, but not limited to security, EMC, TEMPEST, RoHS, WEEE, Mil Stds, Def Stans, EASA, FAA



As Qualification, Integration and Test Engineeryour responsibilities will include:

  • Safety first. Operate at Special Mission in accordance with the SHE standards. Identify where the SHE Standards are applicable to appointed operations/tasks and apply safe systems of work
  • Application of discipline domain knowledge to the integration, qualification and test of new products and technologies on time, within budget and with required quality
  • Continued development of discipline competence and expertise.
  • Application of, and compliance with, engineering processes and practices including engineering framework, LCM and regulatory requirements
  • Identification of opportunities for improvement in discipline processes, practices and tools.
  • Collaboration with other project team members to address project requirements
  • Collaboration with discipline peers within the team, BU and company to share and learn best practice
  • Identify and document as needed our intellectual property such as trade secrets, patents and controlled information
  • Contribute to business winning technical proposals
  • Any other duties that are reasonably requested by management within the capability of the incumbent
  • Support the implementation of design review practice in accordance with LCM project governance



About Cobham Aviation Services

Cobham Special Mission, which is part of Cobham Aviation Services, provides customers with integrated services for airborne special mission operations. Its capabilities include aerial surveillance, operational readiness training, aircraft modification and integration, search and rescue, and environment surveillance and response.

Cobham Special Mission uses highly customised aircraft to conduct border protection and surveillance operations in Australia and the UK, as well as providing operational readiness training through electronic warfare training for the UK Ministry of Defence. It's also a leading supplier of flight inspection services.



About Cobham plc

Cobham is a leading global technology and services innovator, respected for providing solutions to the greatest challenges, from deep space to the depths of the ocean.

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