Job descriptionMy client, a world leader in the defence sector, requires an Environmental Project Engineer to join their team in Stevenage, working across the product lifecycle on weapon systems projects.
Environmental Project Engineer
The Environmental Project Engineer will be based in the specialist mechanical and climatic facilities, offering the chance to use pioneering analytical tools and powerful, innovative techniques for simulating environments across the life cycle for land, sea and air-based weapon-system projects.
You will provide a technical focal point for all stages of the product lifecycle, through concept definition, design and formal qualification, through to in-service support. Our client’s expertise covers the areas of requirements specification and management, definition of proving methodologies, project management, data analysis, simulation and modelling and testing in climatic, mechanical (vibration and shock) and fatigue. They apply specialist technical knowledge and advice, with responsibility for technical accuracy and delivery of projects within assigned work packages. This role provides plenty of opportunity for ‘hands-on’ engineering coupled with technical work based on fundamental engineering principles.
To be considered for this role, applicants will need to be qualified to degree level or equivalent in a relevant engineering subject, with proven experience of planning, managing and delivering small to medium sized work packages. You will have knowledge of environmental engineering within the defence sector or relevant industry, covering vibration, shock, temperature and humidity environments and their applicability to different products at different life cycle stages. As such, you will need an understanding of environmental test processes, test measurements and instrumentation.
You will be a solution-oriented person with an inquisitive nature, an analytical mind and excellent problem-solving skills.
Environmental Project Engineer
Salary £negotiable DOE plus bonus and benefits
Key Skills: Project Engineer, Work Packages, Environmental, Environmental Test, Environmental Assessment, Environmental Engineering, Defence, Weapons, Weapon Systems, Missile Systems, Climatic, Mechanical, Vibration, Shock, Structural, Fatigue, Temperature, Humidity, Product Development.
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.
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This role is a PERMANENT position