Modelling and Simulation Engineer - Aerospace

Modelling and Simulation Engineer - Aerospace

Job Title: Modelling and Simulation Engineer - Aerospace
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896361_1572433452
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 30, 2019 11:04

Job Description

Your experience as a Modelling and Simulation Engineer with an aerospace engineering background can add immediate value to my client's business. You can offer the valuable skills required to further develop the business unit as they move into a new stage of projects.

Our client is a renowned international aerospace contractor in aeronautical and space domains, specialising in aerostructures, systems, and aero technology. Besides consulting services, the client proposes solutions from development through to overall project management.

Below are some further details on the role. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.

About the job:

They currently require the services of a Modelling and Simulation Engineer. You will work within a team responsible for producing models (flight dynamics, flight control, hydraulics, landing gear etc.) for a new aircraft development. The work involves the development of the flight dynamics model and/or continued development of the system models, together with the integration of the models in a test platform and carrying out model analysis to further assist the system design and verification.

Your responsibilities will include:
Interact with internal and external customers on a technical level.
Deliver engineering solutions at a consistently high standard (self-checking results).
Maintain the project documentation in line with the quality plan.
Manage multiple tasks and deliver within agreed timescales and budgets.
Interact with other engineers on a technical and project level.

About you:

A strong engineering degree (preferably Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Mathematics) or equivalent relevant experience
A competent user of MATLAB/Simulink ideally
A proven ability to derive mathematical models of physical systems from fundamental engineering principles.
Experience with flight dynamics modelling and/or experience modelling hydro-mechanical and/or electro-mechanical systems and/or experience with flight control systems and architecture.
Ability to reverse engineer models from a defined architecture.
Development of models in line with updates to specification.
Development of test specifications and their implementation in code.
Report writing and presentation skills.
Familiarity with Microsoft Office applications: Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook.

Job Title:Modelling and Simulation Engineer - Aerospace
Location:Bristol, South West
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:896361


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.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability. Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.