Are you an experienced Development Engineer or Test Engineer looking for a new position to work within the Defence Industry? If so then this might be the job for you.
We require a Development Engineer with a Environmental Test understanding / experience to join one of the UK's leading Defence suppliers.
The systems require many leading edge technologies to meet demanding performance and safety requirements; including: precision hydraulic and fuel systems, motor drive technologies, composite braking and actuation, avionic control systems incorporating complex electronic hardware, software and system control, monitoring and indication, aerodynamic metallic and composite structures.
The successful candidate will work as part of the engineering team carrying out testing at equipment and system levels capturing test evidence. The Test Engineer will be expected to follow current departmental processes. The successful candidate will work as part of the engineering team at IPT level or at product level supporting test activities to demonstrate function and performance in environment.
Skills & Experience
Qualifications and experience for Development Engineers will ideally include:
* Relevant degree or equivalent
* Experience of requirements management tools (DOORS, CRADLE etc.)
* Knowledge of environmental standards (RTCA DO160, MIL-STD-810 etc.)
* Experience of performing environmental and functional testing
* Experience of development engineering activities and understanding of product lifecycles.
They should have worked in the Aerospace test environment with particular experience working with RTCA DO160 & MIL-STD-810 standards testing products.
Candidates must have Environmental Test experience within an Aerospace arena and be able to document Quality Test Plans and Quality Test Results.
Candidates should have created / run test procedures in at least 7 of the following test scenarios:
Temperature, Altitude, Temperature Variation, Humidity, Operational Shock & Crash safety, Vibration, Explosion proof, Water proof, Fluids susceptibility, Sand & Dust, Fungus Resistance, Salt & Fog, Icing, ESD & Fire / Flammability.
Candidates will be working with sensitive data and as such you should be willing to undergo BPSS (Baseline) & Disclosure Scotland Security Vetting before being able to commence the contract.
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Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.
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