Aircraft Systems Integration Engineer

Recruiter
MBDA
Location
Stevenage
Salary
Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted
22 Oct 2018
Closes
21 Nov 2018
Ref
P7160a
Contact
Rosie Connor
Discipline
Systems
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Engineer

 
The Opportunity
To work within the growing System Design Air Platform Integration organisation to deliver the integration of complex MBDA weapons onto fixed wing and rotary platforms for both UK and Export customers. 
 
           The Role
  • Delivering the integration of complex MBDA air-launched weapon systems onto a wide range of fixed wing and rotary platforms
  • Assisting in the production and agreement of the Interface Control Document with the platform design authority
  • Working with a range specialist matter experts, both within MBDA and externally
  • Specifying and assisting in the delivery of a wide range of trials and tests associated with aircraft integration. This includes specifying and management of the associated integration equipment
  • Supporting Design Certification. Production of Design Verification Plans and Certificates of Design 
     
    What’s in it for you?
  • You will be working in a focused team that delivers a weapons integration programme working closely with specialists both within both MBDA and the platform provider
  • This is an opportunity for someone to gain knowledge of aircraft systems or weapon systems integration within MBDA, whilst increasing their knowledge and experience across a broad range of disciplines
  • The roles will have both office based and field based elements
  • The roles will involve travel within the UK and potentially overseas 
     
    What’s great about the team?
  • The System Design Air Platform Integration team is growing fast providing an exciting and dynamic environment that is focused on delivering the needs of our customers
  • There will be opportunities to work on a whole range of MBDA air-launched products together with UK and Export platform design authorities. 
     
    What are we looking for?
    Essential: 
  • Knowledge of Interface Control Documents
  • Ideally an appropriate Engineering Degree or Masters (or equivalent) OR HNC/HND level (or equivalent).
  • Good verbal, presentation and written communication skills
  • Practical knowledge of basic systems engineering principles and processes.
  • Pro-active and be capable of working on their own initiative and in a team environment
  • Ability to work in a complex multi-stakeholder environment 
     
    Desirable: 
  • Knowledge of Mil-Std-1760 and Def Stan 1553 highly desirable
  • Experience in the defence section in integration of systems onto fixed wing or rotary platforms
     
    What would you get?
    Competitive salary, flexible working, paid overtime (subject to level), a comprehensive pension scheme, an employee funded voluntary private healthcare scheme, sporting activities, fantastic site facilities, bonus schemes (subject to level) and superb learning and development opportunities.
     
    Please note that in order to apply for MBDA UK opportunities you will need to be eligible for SC (Secret Level) UK Security Clearance.
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