Installation Design Engineer

Installation Design Engineer

Job Title: Installation Design Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Bristol
Salary: £0 - £35 per hour
Start Date: 2018-07-24
Reference: J140028
Contact Name: Abi Hart
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 24, 2018 11:12

Job Description

KDC are working with a leading Aerospace company in Bristol who are seeking an Installation Design Engineer to join their team on an initial 6 month contract. You will be responsible for carrying out landing gear installation design modifications and investigations in support of the landing gear and associated equipment installations for in-service and Final Assembly Line.

Your main responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
• Creating/updating interface definition between landing gears and airframe, and landing gears and equipment.
• Creating/updating installation DFM, including installation of landing gears into the airframe, and installation of equipment onto the landing gears, in accordance with modification requirements.
• Conducting clearance studies to demonstrate adequate clearance between landing gears, dressings and equipment within the airframe.
• Answering Works Query Notes (eWQN's) and installation concessions.
• Support to answering equipment concessions.
• May need to interface with customers and stakeholders during execution of tasks.

Required Skills and Experience:
• Previous landing gear experience is beneficial but not essential.
• Ability to deliver engineering solutions to time, cost, and quality, using appropriate processes, tools & methods.
• Experience of mechanical installation, hydraulic and electrical installation.
• Experienced in configuration control and product structure requirements.
• Ability to work autonomously.
• Familiar with materials, material compatibility, electrical bonding, greasing, etc.
• DMU experience is beneficial.

It is essential you have experience using the following tools:
• Catia V5 R21
• Catia V5 kinematics
• Optegra