Airborne Systems Integration Engineer - Stevenage

Ref: 1118 Date Posted: Monday 29 Nov 2021
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Airborne Systems Integration Engineer
Location:                 Stevenage
Salary:                     Up to £48,000
Flexible working - Paid overtime - Bonus scheme - Comprehensive pension scheme - Opportunities for career progression - Annual salary review - Fantastic working environment and site facilities
We currently have an excellent opportunity for an Airborne Systems Integration Engineer working within a world leading, technical engineering organisation, where you will deliver the integration of complex systems onto fixed wing platforms for both UK and Export customers.
The role will have both office and field-based elements and will involve travel within the UK and potentially overseas.
Airborne Systems Integration Engineer role responsibilities
  • Working with internal, platform, and government authorities to establish an integration plan that facilitates the integration of complex systems onto a wide range of fixed wing platforms.
  • Delivery of integration programmes to time and cost; ensuring that the integration is safe and maximises the weapon capability to the end user.
  • Produce and agree integration requirements, interface control documentation & the platform to missile interface with SMEs and platform authorities to define the integration activity and to ensure that customer needs can be met.
  • Establish integration trials campaign requirements with platform and government authorities; identifying facility and equipment needs and the data required to certify the integrated weapon system & support the subsequent trials activities.
  • Deliver the certification of the integrated product and the associated certificates of design.
Airborne Systems Integration Engineer skills and experience
  • An appropriate Engineering Degree or Masters (or equivalent) OR HNC/HND level (or equivalent).
  • Broad understanding of multiple general engineering disciplines e.g. electrical, mechanical, systems, etc.
  • Ability to work in a complex multi-stakeholder environment
  • While not essential, knowledge of MIL-STD-1760 and MIL-STD-1553 would be beneficial
  • Experience in the defence sector in integration of systems onto fixed wing or rotary platforms would be beneficial
  • Ability to undertake complex technical negotiations with a high degree of autonomy
This is a fantastic opportunity for you to secure a position as a Systems Integration Engineer where you will be working with a world class engineering organisation, with the chance to make a significant impact on the success of ongoing solutions. You will be rewarded with an excellent remuneration package and opportunities to develop your career further.
Please note: Due to the occasional high number of applications, it can be difficult to reply to everyone. If you haven’t been contacted within 1 working week, then you haven’t been successful on this occasion. However, thank you for your interest.
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