Mechanical Designers – CAD
Summary of Role:
The Mechanical Designer responsible for the mechanical integration of mission equipment onto special mission aircraft. The program is fast paced and requires experienced designers. Working within the full life cycle of the products from initial scheming to in-service issues, to deliver on complex solo or multiple projects simultaneously to the highest quality. Reporting to the Drawing Office Manager and liaising with electrical and mechanical engineers.
Experience with CATIA/Solidworks/Creo/AutoCAD/or other CAD packages.
Solid modelling and design maturation of sub-system components.
Creation and modification of engineering drawings
Technical support in design and management of work packages from concept to release.
HNC in Aerospace or Mechanical design with aerospace experience or alternatively a highly regulated/safety critical industry
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and ability to show your own initiative.
Good problem solving abilities.
Good team working skills , ability to take a proactive approach to dealing with day to day tasks
Attention to detail, detail-orientated, efficient and perform self-verification of own work.
Customer focus, aware of deadlines and good time management.
Ability to gather and collate information and act upon the data
Ability to work under own initiative, to take the lead of your own requirements within the project.
Manufacturing experience, fabrication, machining, composites
Knowledge of systems in an aerospace environment - such as avionics, electrical power.
Understanding of Stress requirements
Experience in Model Based Design
Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. We are a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and have developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, national & cyber security and commercial markets.
Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software solutions at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Manchester Waddington and Broughton.
Raytheon Company, with 2016 sales of $24 billion and 63,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cyber-security solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 95 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.
Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success.
Raytheon UK proactively encourages diversity of ideas, thoughts, and networking opportunities and has created Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) including Raytheon Women’s Network, YesNet (Young Employees Success Network), D&I council, Reservist Network etc. and all Raytheon employees are welcome to participate regardless of their background.