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Project Engineer

Ref no. BHN571628
Location Wimborne, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract 14 months
Job status Open

Job summary

One of our leading aerospace clients based in Dorset is looking for a Project Engineer to join there team on a contract basis. If you would be interested in find out further details, please see below.

Key skills required for this role

Aerospace; Project Engineer


Aerospace; Project Engineer

Job description

Our client, a prestigious player in the Aerospace sector, is actively seeking a Project Engineer to join their dynamic team on a contract basis. This role is an excellent opportunity for a professional to contribute to innovative and high-impact aerospace projects.

This role will be covering a period of maternity leave, the contract duration is due to last 14 months. Please note that this contract is also inside IR35, therefore either PAYE/UMB is available.

Key Responsibilities:

  • The use of mechanical and/or systems engineering knowledge and processes within a product lifecycle.
  • Executing all stages of system lifecycle like, requirements management, validation, systems design, development, integration, verification and qualification as per the company standard processes and customer requirements
  • Being responsible for planning the engineering tasks and generation of engineering management plans
  • Converting customer and other stakeholder requirements to define, analyse and inform the total project solution.
  • To engage with suppliers and customers to ensure the solution meets their expectations.
  • Managing engineering change to ensure system integrity all through the life-cycle, and ensuring traceability of all key design decisions.
  • Providing support in all areas of the product lifecycle and deliver a totally integrated solution.
  • Planning and scheduling engineering design gate reviews, engage with other functions e.g. airworthiness, safety to ensure the project delivery milestones are fully met.
  • Managing technical risks and opportunities that may have a direct / indirect effect on the delivery of the project and system.
  • Liaising with the engineering leadership and programme management teams to ensure the project is adequately resourced and support to identify any potential capability shortfalls
  • Driving continuous improvement and incorporate effective systems engineering management practices

Job Requirements:

  • You will have experience in one or more of the following - mechanical, electro mechanical, fluid, mechanisms, structures or systems product development.
  • You are motived and proactive, driving solutions to completion.
  • You will hold and engineering degree or equivalent with at least 5 years experience
  • You will have comprehensive appreciation and understanding of the engineering product life cycle.
  • Have acquired experience in requirements management and verification (Experience in a requirements management tool like DOORS / CRADLE would be beneficial)
  • You have an appreciation for Systems Engineering Management.
  • Have held engineering sign off for documents.
  • You are a natural problem solver, with a solutions focussed mindset

Candidates must be eligible to undergo Baseline security clearance and adhere to ITAR restrictions.

If you are a skilled Project Engineer looking to propel your career in the aerospace industry, we would love to hear from you. Apply now to embark on a rewarding journey with our client.

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