Airframe Engineer
BAE Systems
6h ago


Airframe Engineers We have great opportunities for Airframe Engineers to work on complex and innovative projects. Join us and you will be working alongside other functions to deliver products that will be in service for 40+ years and being continually upgraded to maintain Customers Air Defence capabilities.

These are the typical skills that we recruit for within our Airframe teams. Structures Engineers to ensure the integrity of the airframe and covering classical structural analysis methods, Finite Element Analysis Methods, airframe qualification, materials qualification support (especially Carbon Fibre Composites), systems installation stress analysis, airframe build / manufacturing support.

Design Engineers to produce the physical product definition against a set of system functional requirements from multiple sources.

The capabilities of Design Engineers comprise a range of mechanical and / or electrical sub-skills in the creation of solutions to satisfy conceptual, preliminary definition, detail design, verification / compliance, build / assembly and in-

service support lifecycle phases. Aerodynamics engineers to ensure the design achieves performance and controllability requirements which meet customer operational needs, and safely comply with certification rules throughout the engineering lifecycle.

Skill areas to be worked on include one or more of the following : performance & drag estimation, propulsion integration, flight mechanics & handling, flight control systems, loads, aeroelastics, stores release and computational fluid dynamics What we're looking for in you We want someone who takes responsibility for delivery of their work packages, working in an organised manner, cognisant of budgets and timescales.

We want you to be innovative, to have the courage to challenge and drive improvement. You will be a person who can be part of a team that works closely together, supporting each other and the project leadership in daily activities.

There are junior and senior roles available depending on your experience. Full Security Clearance will be required to work within the Air Sector Skills & qualifications required HND or degree (or equivalent) in a STEM subject particularly aeronautics, aerospace, mechanical or electrical engineering, physics or maths.

Experience with numerical analysis and / or creative design techniques e.g. Matlab, CFD simulation software, FE, 3D CAD.Working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint Location : Warton / Samlesbury Salary : Competitive Benefits : Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan.

We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts.

Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive. BAE Systems Air BAE Systems Air brings together the company’s international capabilities and expertise to respond to customers' current and future requirements, and compete for international export and collaborative opportunities.

In the UK, BAE Systems Air has an unrivalled track record and expertise in the development, delivery and support of military air platforms, components and technologies through Typhoon, F-

35 Lightning II, Tornado and Hawk. BAE Systems Air has the capability to provide customers with information superiority through the delivery of actionable intelligence and information, together with the provision of innovative information systems and services.

Training is a key enabler to delivering military capability, and at BAE Systems we bring together our expertise in the analysis, design, build and delivery of training solutions into a powerful combination for our military customers around the world.

Working as an integral part of the team delivering information superiority and effective air power, our aim is to provide our customers with the capabilities and intelligence that really matters.

BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds.

We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities.

Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.


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