Matchtech

Weapons Systems Engineer

Recruiter
Location
Preston
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Ref
395451
Contact
Jason Parish
Discipline
Electronic
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

A Vacancy exists within the Tornado Weapon System Engineering team. Based at Warton, this team is part of the Tornado, Harrier & General Projects SDR Capability Engineering Team, dealing with all business streams & across all phases of the programme.

The position is required for the qualification & certification for the resupply of various Training Munitions to the RSAF Customer. Main responsibilities will involve:

To support the Section Leader in planning, co-ordinating and effective delivery of specific products
To capture and manage customer requirements, translating into lower level supplier specifications/ICDs
To define qualification requirements and analysis of supplier supporting evidence
To undertake engineering Supplier Management activities
To undertake review, qualification and approval activities relative to deliverable and delivered items
To generate clearance documentation to support delivery in to Service.


Responsibilities
Key Responsibilities will include:

Co-ordination of engineering programmes across disciplines
Generation of Qualification Plans
Generation of Specifications / ICDs
Generation of Clearances
Supplier Management
Generation of DDPs

Skills and qualifications will ideally include:

Appropriate engineering qualification and experience
Knowledge of typical product design lifecycle
Knowledge of weapon or weapon related equipment design, qualification & certification
Knowledge of Tornado

What we're looking for in you?

Able to demonstrate a record of delivering quality engineering
Good people management skills and experience in a multi-disciplined engineering environment
Ability to build positive and effective relationships with suppliers
Good communication and influencing skills, drive, initiative and flexibility.

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.