Trials Engineer - Stevenage

Aerospace & Defence
Ref: 7071 Date Posted: Thursday 09 May 2024
 Trials Engineer
Location:                 Stevenage
Salary:                     Up to £50,000 – Dependant on experience
Headline Benefits: A bonus of up to £2,500, Paid Overtime, Strong pension, 25 days annual leave with the option to accrue 15 additional days flexi leave, enhanced parental leave.
We’re working with an award-winning, world-leading, technical & scientific engineering organisation, with sites across Europe, that have an exciting opportunity for a Trials Engineer.
Their order book stretches for many years, and they have healthy profits and a range of new projects in place. They’re stable with steady controlled growth, offer dynamic working, and fantastic opportunities to grow and develop your career further.
The business are firm believers in offering all staff the best possible platform to succeed, providing support for career development as well as personal assistance. They hold numerous awards on the back of this work and have a range of employee networks and internal communities that include Parents and Carers, Gender Equality, Neurodiversity, Pride, Ethnic Diversity and many more. They really care about their staff and are passionate about what they do and why they do it.
The Trials Engineer Role
Supporting the Ground Trials Manager (GTM), you will be responsible for:
  • Supporting the Ground Trials Manager with planning, reporting and problem-solving.
  • Work with the GTM to refine and gain customer acceptance of the S3 strategy.
  • Helping increase preparedness to carry out Proving Strategy activities in D&M phase (e.g. trials equipment, long lead licenses, documentation, gather/apply lessons learned).
  • Support the Equipment DAs and RMOs in enacting the EMC and Environmental Strategies at their level (e.g. application of robustness techniques).
  • Conduct trial activities within the D&M phase (beyond Dec-24) e.g. mechanical/climatic or EMC (including liaison with design/manufacturing/facilities teams).
Trials Engineer experience required:
  • Experience of working on Environmental/EMC proving trials.
  • Experience of working with and applying defence standards.
  • Ability to understand technical documentation.
  • Ability to operate at various levels, internally and with external agencies (UK & FR).
  • Practical experience of handling equipment (Hardware/software knowledge).
  • Use of trials test equipment such as equipment running boxes and telemetry ground stations
Please note:
Rules onsite require British Citizenship. Dual nationals can apply for this position, and you will be required to undergo UK Security Clearance.
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