Team Lead- Prototyping

Team Lead- Prototyping

Job Title: Team Lead- Prototyping
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bournemouth
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-09-02
Reference: J140745
Contact Name: Brandon Goudie
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 15, 2019 14:14

Job Description

Team Lead- Prototyping

Are you looking for a new job in one of the largest growing industries right now? A role where your voice and ideas won't go unnoticed?

Well then, this exciting opportunity for you to join one of the leading companies within one of the most interesting fields of aviation technology could be your dream job!

The role is based in Germany on a full-time basis working on the world's first all-electric vertical take-off and landing air taxi which is going to change travel as we know it. As this company are truly working at the forefront of emerging and disruptive aerospace technology, we need people who are not scared to think outside the box and push the boundaries of engineering.

Your day to day,

My client is looking for an engineer to lead and manage their prototyping team on a day to day basis. As well as this, you will be developing a certifiable production environment in line with relevant certification processes and standards; such as Part 21J/145/21G. You will also be hands on with the assembly of my clients flying prototypes ranging from the aircraft's safety features all the way through to flight. You will be leading these prototypes throughout the whole life cycle of the project. You are going to be carrying this prototyping department through to the mass production stage of this project. You will also be involved in the preparation and assessment of different suppliers for parts such as; airframe, batteries, rotating blades etc.

Your experience,

As a minimum, you will need 5 years of experience working as an electrical/aircraft technician within prototyping or a production environment. Ideally, you need to have a hands-on mentality as well as being able to motivate, lead and develop your own team to get the best possible results from them. As well as this you will have experience working with prototype/pre-production aircraft.

What's on offer to you,

As well as working in this exciting and innovative business; this opportunity is also offering a competitive expatriate salary with an inclusive benefits/relocation package.

As mentioned, this role is working at the forefront of emerging and disruptive aerospace technology. So, you will be facing challenging problems which may not have been seen before this will allow you to use your problem-solving abilities to have a real impact on the business and the product.

Are you ready to change the future of aviation? If so, get in touch with Brandon at KDC Resource through the methods shown!


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