Senior Specialist Engineer - V & V (Elec-Mech)

Senior Specialist Engineer - V & V (Elec-Mech)

Job Title: Senior Specialist Engineer - V & V (Elec-Mech)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896652_1585570943
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 30, 2020 13:22

Job Description

Your knowledge of Validation and Verification Engineering and strong experience of working across the project lifecycle on electro-mechanical products, will play a crucial part in supporting the V&V activities for generator, control and motor drive engineering programmes.
As a Senior Specialist Engineer - Validation and Verification (Elec-Mech), you will work as a key figure co-ordinating activities from the start of the project, working with Customers, Lead Engineers, TPM's, Project Management, V&V Team Leaders and V&V engineers to define a V&V strategy that meets customer and regulatory requirements and ultimately delivers the right System/Product.

You will be at the leading edge of technological innovation, working for an international high-technology group, operating in the aircraft propulsion and equipment, space and defence markets. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment.

Read on for specifics on the role. To apply click the Apply Now button at the bottom of the page.

About the Role:

The client requires a Senior Specialist Engineer - Validation and Verification (Elec-Mech) to support with defining the vision and strategy for the Validation and Verification team. You will work as part of a Validation and Verification team providing a service to support engineering programmes through the V&V cycle, working with project teams, V&V Team Leaders and other V&V engineers to identify and provide plans & test solutions to meet customer requirements & Milestones. The job will include and include:
*Co-ordinate and manage customer requirements ensuring initial project activities are performed and any potential risks are identified. Provide technical support and guidance to facilitate implementation of accurate and concise test procedures.
*Responsible for working with the project teams in determining V&V requirements, test plans and resource requirements, including equipment and personnel in order to best meet the customers specification.
*Co-ordinate and manage with Lead Engineers, Project Managers, and other colleagues in
generating integrated validation and verification plans, manage and arrange test and validation programs to achieve and meet customers' demands.
*Define both standard and non-standard test requirements, specifying and resourcing bespoke specialist equipment and suitable test facilities to meet project deliverables.
*Responsible for ensuring V&V project activities are accurately budgeted and costs considered
within the project.
*Author or approve technical documentation, including verification plans, test procedures and reports. Oversee and perform development and qualification testing of products and systems ensuring accurate results and customer confidence in product design performance.

About You:

To be suitable for the Senior Specialist Engineer - Validation and Verification (Elec-Mech) role, you will need to have extensive experience in V&V process for aeronautical equipment and systems, and of the development and certification knowledge and experience e.g. thorough understanding of all aspects of development engineering including compliance verification, technical risk, compilation of technical documentation and use of instrumentation.
You will have advanced knowledge of Generators, Motors, Drives, Hybrid Power Systems and experience of full aircraft electrical system would be an advantage. You will need experience in an Mechanical / Aeronautical Engineering discipline (or a relevant engineering qualification).
You must have knowledge and experience of requirements management and associated tools e.g. DOORS / Integrity along with extensive knowledge and experience of V&V activities and process of aeronautical equipment and systems (ARP4754A), and of RTCA DO-160, MIL-STD-810 or similar environmental test standards.
An ability to analyse and resolve complex problems by devising creative and effective solutions is needed and experience in data acquisition systems and analysis tools and presentation of results.

Senior Specialist Engineer - Validation and Verification (Elec-Mech)
Salary Negotiable

Keywords: Verification, Validation, Systems engineer, Requirements, Analysis, Review, V&V, Integration, DOORS, V-model, Lifecycle, Aerospace, Architecture, Generators, Motors, Drives, Hybrid Power Systems, Elec-Mech, Electro-mechanical.

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 is a permanent position.

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