Trials Engineer - Avon

Aerospace & Defence
Ref: 6788 Date Posted: Monday 25 Mar 2024
Trials Engineer
Location:           Bristol based with extensive travel (mainly UK)
Salary:                £35,000 to £40,000 + bonus, overtime, & good pension
Working with a world leading engineering organisation, we are looking for a Trials Engineer to join the Integration and Systems Validation team in the Naval Based Air Defence domain. Due to contracts won and expected, this is an exciting time to join an expanding team, where you will have the opportunity to work on current in-service platforms as well as those in production.
This opportunity offers the rare prospect of enhanced job satisfaction by following complete project trials campaigns from requirement allocation and trials generation all the way through to successful conduct and data analysis.
Trials Engineer Role will involve:
  • Work with the systems engineering team and design teams to define, plan and execute trials.
  • Liaise with the systems engineering team and design teams to ensure adequate trials data is acquired and to investigate and resolve design issues.
  • Generate trials documentation
  • Prepare, deliver and follow up internal and external Trials Readiness Reviews
  • Conduct post trials data analysis and reporting
  • Conduct and/or support trials including
    • Laboratory based functional integration trials / system trials
    • Ground based trials
    • Harbour trials and sea trials
    • Firing Trials
The job will involve travel within the UK with opportunities to travel abroad likely to be available.
Experience required
Experience of working in one of the following environments:
  • System Integration
  • Design Proving and Trials
  • Naval Integration
  • Missile Test
  • Interface Design
  • System assessment and acceptance
  • Design Verification
  • Electrical / mechanical construction and interfacing
  • Electronic design/test
  • Be able to communicate with a wide range of internal customers, sub-contractors / partners/ suppliers at both engineering and management levels
  • Beneficial to have experience of MBSE tools, e.g. DOORS, Rhapsody, RTC
  • Beneficial to have experience of coding, especially Python
This company can offer you a fantastic chance to grow, develop and fulfil your career within a dynamic engineering environment and provide ongoing training, development, and progression opportunities.
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