Senior Mechanical Engineer

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Job Title: Senior Mechanical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Munich
Salary: €40000 - €85000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-07-02
Reference: J139965
Contact Name: Francis Cook
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 12, 2018 11:02

Job Description

Are you a Mechanical Engineer with aerospace experience looking for an exciting new role within an emerging industry?

KDC are working with a German aerospace partner to provide a permanent opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer that would manage the process of the systems breakdown through to concept like initial layout & sizing, development & calculation, production & testing, and analysis & optimisation.

Your day to day:
• Project lead & lead engineer for complex aircraft components
• Identification and breakdown of higher-level requirements to system and sub-system requirement
• First principles reasoning approach to generating, evaluating, and sense-checking concepts
• Holistic and highly agile systems development including concept, design, calculation, manufacturing, testing, documentation, and certification
• Resource & workload planning and coordination with the CAD, Calculation, and Production team, amongst other teams
• Pragmatic, hands-on evaluation of concepts with tools like rapid prototyping, idealised calculations or representative tests
• Research on new technologies, underlying physical effects, or case studies to support evaluations of concepts

You will need:
• 3+ years of professional experience (industry or academia)
• In-depth experience in development of structures / components
• A degree within a related field
• Experience in development of structures / components
• Experience in composite structures & manufacturing processes beneficial

If you'd like to find out if this could represent the next step in your career, please click apply!