Development Engineer (Ground Support Equipment)

Development Engineer (Ground Support Equipment)

Job Title: Development Engineer (Ground Support Equipment)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wimborne, Dorset
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: HQ00013234_1500048517
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
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Job Published: July 14, 2017 17:08

Job Description

Your experience in Development Engineering and understanding of Ground support equipment, will play a crucial part in conducting engineering research, analysis and design activities for company Ground Support Equipment products involving mechanical, electrical, electronic, systems integration, hardware, and firmware/software engineering. Using your background in development engineering activities and understanding of product lifecycles you will evaluate technical data, products and systems and perform engineering studies to evaluate product and/or system design options.

You will be working for a global leader in state of the art aerospace and defence systems. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment.

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About the Role:

The client requires a Development Engineer (Ground Support Equipment) and your responsibilities will involve:
Day to day execution of GSE requirements for equipment in development and in-service.
Implementation of Compliance requirements, specifications, verification and configuration requirements for all GSE.
Requirements definition and other interactions with design teams and project staff.
Planning and implementation of performance demonstrations and trials.
Liaison with design teams and customer representatives.
Ground Support and Test Equipment detail, Packaging, Handling, HAZMAT identification, Parts/Spares detailing.
Maintenance reports and repair costs calculation

About You:

To be suitable for Development Engineer (Ground Support Equipment) job, you will need good experience of development engineering activities and understanding of product lifecycles and ideally an Engineering HNC with relevant apprenticeship or degree in relevant Engineering degree (or similar). You will need to have experience of requirements management tools (DOORS, CRADLE etc.) as well as knowledge of environmental standards (RTCA DO160, MIL-STD-810 etc.) and experience of performing environmental and functional testing.
Development Engineer (Ground Support Equipment)
Salary Negotiable

Keywords: Development, Ground support, Aerospace, Requirement, Environmental, DOORS, CRADLE, RTCA, Defence, Military, Test.

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 this criteria 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 is a permanent position.

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