Project Engineer / Lead Engineer – Aerospace, Weapons Carriage & Release Systems

  • Job Reference: N6030-420A
  • Date Posted: 10 July 2017
  • Location: Wimborne, Dorset
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering, Government & Defence
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Anne Hartley
  • Email: info@gregory-martin.com
  • Telephone: 01252 710215

Job Description

Project Engineer / Lead Engineer – Aerospace, Weapons Carriage & Release Systems

 

Global Aerospace/Defence Company are looking for an experienced Project Engineer to lead Weapons Carriage & Release Equipment development projects. 

 

As a Project Engineer/ Lead Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

HNC or Degree in mechanical/aerospace engineering or equivalent.

A strong understanding of mechanical or electromechanical engineering in the context of aerospace weapons carriage & release equipment.

Understanding of the operation and maintenance of military aircraft, particularly fast jets & trainer aircraft.

Understanding of military aircraft airworthiness and certification.     

Experience of liaison with customers and suppliers.

Good written and oral communications skills.

Experience of the management of aerospace development projects.

Understanding of the financial management of development projects.

Understanding of systems engineering methods.

An analytical approach to problem solving.

Confidence in making balanced, timely decisions.

 

As a Project Engineer / Lead Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

Establishing clear requirements baselines prior to commencement of design.

Define and lead analyses in support of product design.

Lead product design to achieve optimal balance between design requirements such as performance, mass, centre of gravity, safety, maintainability and cost.

Manage requirements verification throughout project execution to successfully demonstrate compliance for a DDP.

Estimate resource requirements, plan projects and report progress

Ensure that projects are delivered in accordance with LCM, SOF-E and other internal processes.

You should be confident in working across multi discipline teams including suppliers with great decision making & communication skills. The ability to organise and deliver projects to cost & quality parameters is also essential to this role.

 

Keywords:  Aerospace, Mechanical, Electromechanical, Weapons carriage release systems, airworthiness.

 

Project Engineer / Lead Engineer – Aerospace, Weapons Carriage & Release Systems

Salary:  Competitive

Location:  Wimborne, Dorset