:Principal Engineer - Trials & Intergration

:Principal Engineer - Trials & Intergration

Job Title: :Principal Engineer - Trials & Intergration
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 897145_1611651041
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 26, 2021 08:50

Job Description

We have an opportunity for a pragmatic and motivated Engineer to have significant impact over three trials teams by enabling process improvements and optimising equipment usage as well as delivering the support capability for the major aircraft integration activity in the US from 2022 onwards

Our clients programme now progresses towards the detailed planning and delivery of the System Qualification and Integration activities. As the Principal Engineer for this program you will provide the key process support and equipment that enables the Functional integration to Ground and Flight trials teams to conduct their activities efficiently and effectively within the processes.

The role provides an ideal opportunity to grow a detailed understanding of the delivery of major trials programmes and also of developing the core ISV Functional field of definition and design of Support and Trials Test Equipment.

This will suit a self-starter, a confident individual with enough knowledge of the trials environment to be able to dynamically support the teams to achieve their programme milestones. The candidate should be able to spot problems or opportunities for improvement.

Key Experience needed;
*Current / recent experience of conducting trials integration and test and using STTE and ideally experience of generating STTE requirements and/or design of STTE. (STTE - Support and Trials Test Equipment including anything from cables and break in boxes to MRBs and handling equipment)
*Sound understanding of H&S management practices for trials activities and facilities.
*Proven ability to work closely and communicate effectively with multiple external teams, e.g. Manufacturing, ISP, Quality, Systems, SDAS.
*A good understanding of ISV processes and documentation, especially quality process aspects.
*An appreciation of aircraft integration would be an advantage.
*Experience or keen interest in man management and team development skills
*Work package planning, risk management and an ability to operate within budget, timescale and resource constraints.

Principal Engineer
Competitive Salary + Benefits

Trials & Integration, ISV, STTE, SDAS, Systems, Major Trials, Support, Aircraft, Aerospace, Defence, Engineer

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading engineering technology company, with access to an array of career development opportunities and a great benefits package.

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 British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criterion will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

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 resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. This role is a permanent position.

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