Avionics Design Engineer

Avionics Design Engineer

Job Title: Avionics Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bournemouth
Salary: In line with experience
Start Date: 2019-03-21
Reference: J140521
Contact Name: Abi Hart
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 22, 2019 16:10

Job Description

Are you an experienced Avionics Design Engineer seeking a new opportunity on the South coast?

KDC are working with a large Aerospace organisation in Dorset who are seeking an Avionics Design Engineer to join their team on a permanent basis. This position will be working within the Defence sector therefore the successful candidate will be eligible to obtain security clearance at SC level.

This is an exciting opportunity to develop your skills in design and drafting of circuit layouts and diagrams, electrical assemblies, systems and harnesses for Avionic systems.

Key responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
• Compilation of design and certification data.
• Providing working design solutions to technical problems with the minimum of supervision.
• Check Signatory for Avionics/Electrical drawings and certification reports.
• Generating design concepts and supporting the design engineers in the execution of the design and certification packages.
• Supporting production and installation engineers in matters relating to projects.
• Independent checking of drawings and documents.
• Assist the Design Focal to compile design data for PDR & CDR and other design reviews.

The successful candidate will have:
• Degree or HND/HNC or OND/ONC in avionic or electrical engineering, or,
• 3+ years related industrial experience.
• A clear understanding of aircraft avionic/electrical component and/or system design requirements, materials and manufacturing processes.
• Experience with CATIA, Solidworks or Auto CAD.
• Ability to produce calculations in support of the design activity.
• A working knowledge of regulatory requirements, ie EASA, JAA, FAA is desirable.