Weapons Systems Engineer

£44 per hour
20 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Jason Parish
Contract Type
Full Time
Based at Warton, this team is part of the Tornado, Harrier & General Projects SDR Capability Engineering Team, dealing with RSAF Tornado & across all phases of the programme.

The position will offer a great opportunity to attain a complete overview of the product through the full engineering life cycle. The role will involve Systems Integration, covering all aspects of the product lifecycle from requirements capture, product procurement, test definition, qualification and certification. The team is responsible for all Engineering governance & operational deliveries. Dependent upon the specific position, successful applicants may be involved operationally with solution developments, requirements management, baseline definition, control of change, task management, verification, Supplier management and qualification/certification at all levels, all underpinned by the mandated governance.Main responsibilities will involve:
- To support the Section Leader in planning, co-ordinating and effective delivery of specific products
- To capture and management 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 define Trials requirements
- To generate clearance documentation to support development and production light activities

Skills and qualifications will ideally include:
- Appropriate engineering qualification and experience of military aircraft development and integration programmes
- Member of a professional body
- Knowledge of typical product design lifecycle
- Experienced in risk management; this will include hazard identification, analysis, risk assessment and risk mitigation

What we're looking for in you?
- Able to demonstrate a track record of delivering quality engineering in large or complex projects
- Good people management skills and experience in a multi-disciplined engineering environment
- Ability to build positive and effective relationships providing customer focus and shaping expectations
- Good communication and influencing skills, drive, initiative and flexibility..

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