Design Engineer

Ref No. EMP405223
Location Christchurch, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Closed
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Introduction

Our leading aerospace clients that work with both military and civil customers worldwide have an opportunity for a Mechanical/Electrical Design Engineer based in Christchurch, Dorset.

Important

Mechanical/Electrical Design and Modification Experience for Live Aircraft

The Job

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. This will include, but is not limited to, the detailed mechanical design of mechanical parts, the assessment, analysis and simulation of the environmental (vibration, shock, thermal) parameter and requirements, and thermal performance (heat generation and dissipation) of the product from component through to integrated system. 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.

When allocated as the Technical Lead and the responsible engineer for small to medium projects or product developments, the Engineer will be responsible for coordinating the efforts of other technical team members as required. This position is based in Christchurch, Bournemouth

As a Mechanical Design Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

  • Experience in the design of systems, subsystems, equipment and electronic assemblies used in an airborne environment.
  • Production of design schemes in the form of 3D models, generating detailed models to support analyses, product development and manufacture in the form of detail drawings or CAM.
  • Document / drawing management software
  • Experience with the design of products for aircraft systems and associated regulatory environment
  • Conversant with modern manufacturing practices and materials and their use to produce innovative and cost effective designs.
  • Awareness / Experience in the following areas:
  • Preparing and managing drawings, associated documents and supporting calculations and ensuring that drawings and documentation meet customer requirements and relevant standards
  • Working knowledge of other CAE software used within the design environment. Design analysis using FEA solutions and simulation.

Awareness / Experience in the following areas:

- Civil Aerospace - associated processes / specifications / standards.

- Military - associated processes / specifications / standards.

- Systems design and designing to requirements.

- Podded systems, equipment enclosure design / PCB packaging.

As a Mechanical Design Engineer your 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
  • Progress mechanical design elements of a project as an activity integrated with all other design inputs from within an integrated project team, in order to develop the compliant design solution.
  • Leading small design teams when required
  • Application of discipline domain knowledge to the design, development and delivery of new products, processes 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
  • Compliance with the Cobham Policies, Processes and Procedures, and Company ethics
  • Any other duties that are reasonably requested by management within the capability of the incumbent
  • Contribute to business winning technical proposals
  • Compliance with the Cobham Policies, Processes and Procedures, and Company ethics
  • 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

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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