Flight Dynamics Engineer

Recruiter
Aeropeople Ltd
Location
Cambridge
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
03 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Aerodynamics Engineer
Engineering
Cambridge
Contract

Vacancy Details
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group are expanding their Flight Dynamics Group to support a number of current and future aircraft modification programmes.

We are seeking an experienced individual to join as an Aerodynamics Engineer.

Key responsibilities will include

  • Assessing the impact of modifications on aircraft performance, stability and control
  • Determination of aerodynamic loads using semi empirical methods
  • Numerical modelling using tools such as Excel and Matlab
  • Analysis of flight test data
  • Compiling and checking engineering reports


Experience & Qualifications

Candidates will have significant experience in the aerospace industry with either a degree in Mechanical/Aeronautical Engineering, or equivalent experience.

The successful candidate’s experience and skills will include the following:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience of using semi empirical methods of assessing aircraft aerodynamic aspects (e.g. ESDU datasheets)
  • Familiarity with relevant parts of the Certification Regulations such as CS 25 and Def Stan 00-970
  • Numerical modelling using tools such as Excel and Matlab
  • A good appreciation of CFD, ideally as an experienced user

The company:

Marshall ADG are the UK’s largest independent aerospace and defence company, delivering innovation and excellence in engineering, support solutions and services.
Currently employing over 2000 permanent staff and the recipient of numerous awards Marshall ADG are focused on ensuring the working experience for contractor is as good as that for its permanent staff where we are regarded as an ‘employer of choice’.


This is a contract role and Aeropeople are operating as an employment business managing the recruitment services for Marshall ADG.

We are a leading global technical services provider with specialist teams dealing with the recruitment of permanent and temporary staff. With our heritage firmly embedded in the Aerospace industry, we ensure the highest levels of expertise and commitment.
With our head office in Cambridge, support offices throughout the UK and offices in Germany, UAE and Italy, Aeropeople are best placed to service your career aspirations.


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