Flight Sciences Engineer

Recruiter
Aeropeople Ltd
Location
Cambridge
Posted
13 Apr 2018
Closes
18 Apr 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Flight Sciences Engineer

My client are expanding their Flight Sciences Group to support a number of current and future aircraft programmes. We are seeking an individual to join as a junior engineer working in the Flight Dynamics Group.

The group's range of work encompasses all stages from initial project studies through to certification, with particular responsibility for;

Aircraft performance and handling
Determination of aerodynamic loads
Specification of flight test requirements
Flight data analysis and reporting to support development and certification of aircraft modifications

The successful candidate will be employed on major projects with responsibilities including;

* Processing and interpretation of flight data
* Assessing the impact of modifications on aircraft performance, stability and control
* Determination of aerodynamic loads
* Specifying requirements for flight testing
* Numerical modelling (using tools such as Matlab and STAR CCM)
* Compiling and checking engineering reports


Experience & Qualifications

Candidates will have either a degree in Mechanical or Aeronautical Engineering, or equivalent experience. The successful candidate will possess the following:

* Strong interpersonal and communication skills
* A good understanding of basic aerodynamic concepts
* Familiarity with the theory of aircraft stability and control
* Experience of numerical modelling using tools such as Excel and Matlab
* An appreciation of CFD, ideally as a user

Career Development

My client is committed to the career development of our employees and we are committed to the training of our staff. We have an accredited training scheme and support all staff in their route to Professional Registration.

You must be able pass UK SC sercurity clearance for this role.


This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/80931980

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