Copello have partnered with a leading Defence Services business in the recruitment of a Senior In-Service Engineer to assist in the successful delivery of current Aerospace projects. 

You will undertake some or all of the following tasks: 

  • Create solutions and solve complex problems within own discipline.
  • Ensure adequate contribution and challenges during design reviews
  • Contribute to technical/professional processes within own discipline.
  • Work under minimal supervision to achieve engineering and manufacturing objectives on-time, on-quality and on-budget which will directly impact positive project outcomes.
  • Provide on-the-job training to support new team members
  • Influence decisions by providing advice within closely related working teams.
  • Remain aware of trends and emerging technology and tools within own discipline.
  • Estimate engineering packages of work within own discipline and work with other disciplines to identify dependencies and ensure the deliverability of own work package.
  • May lead significant technical work packages and allocate/coordinate work.
  • Develop engineering competence under guidance of more senior engineers and plan for professional development
  • Contribute to the definition of standards and specifications around which others will operate
  • Write reports and present work undertaken at peer and design reviews.
  • Maintain professional competencies required to perform at this level.
  • Occasionally carry out duties off-site as required.
  • Carry out any other duties as reasonably required by management.

To be successful in this role you will ideally have a degree in Electronic Engineering or related subject with experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • A very good understanding of PCB design techniques and construction
  • A very good understanding of Board manufacturing methodologies
  • Undertake debug and diagnostic testing
  • Provide subcontractor support and management
  • A very good understanding of component performance and selection experience
  • Have an awareness of other disciplines (Software, Mechanical, Systems and ILS) with a view to cooperatively managing obsolescence in a design, where necessary.
  • Be able to use best practices in circuit design to ensure the correct component selection for obsolescence, cost, safety and reliability.
  • A very good knowledge of product development and the product lifecycle to be able to check and peer review technical drawing & documents.
  • Identifies risks and opportunities, takes ownership of mitigation plans and executes
  • A good understanding of product development practices in aerospace and safety critical sectors in accordance with ISO9001 and AS9100
  • A good understanding of Hardware design and DO254
  • A good understanding of software design and DO178

This role is being offered on a permanent basis with a salary up to £45,000pa. To find out more or to apply, please send your updated CV and call Grace on 07568390304 

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