Hydraulics Systems Engineer

Job Type:
Job Sector:
South West
£60,000 per annum
Salary Description:
DOE + benefits
Job Ref:

Job Description For Vacancy No: 240987B

Consultant: Mike Bryan

Job Location: Gloucestershire

Company Profile: Our client is an international company, supplying systems and equipment in the Aerospace and Defence markets. They operate worldwide

Job Position: Hydraulics Systems Engineer

Job Status: Permanent

Job Profile: A Hydro-Mechanical Systems Engineer is required to support a variety of programmes, covering new development programmes, in-service programmes and R&T programmes.

You will specialise in the development and certification of hydraulic equipment and systems.

You will work to ensure that all requirements are properly defined, validated, verified and flowed down to internal and external suppliers.

Essential Skills, Experience and Qualifications:
• An in-depth knowledge of hydraulic systems and equipment design and qualification.
• You will need to have previous experience of hydro-mechanical systems.
• An understanding of design principles.
• Experience in applying ARP4754 and ARP4761.
• You will also have knowledge of the principles of mechanical engineering.
• You will need a sound knowledge of systems engineering.

Job Description:
• Leading the development of hydraulic equipment such as actuators and hydraulic dressings.
• You will also apply your expertise to develop new actuation technologies and lead in-service investigations/design improvements.
• Participating in the architecting and integration of hydraulic systems such as landing gear extension/retraction systems.
• Liaising with customers to ensure all requirements are properly defined.
• Generation of System Requirements Definitions, Equipment Requirements Definitions, Validation Matrices, Verification Matrices etc.
• Overseeing development testing and qualification testing programmes.
• Technical management of equipment suppliers, including investigation of test failures.
• Ability and willingness to communicate and work with all disciplines of engineering and external suppliers.
• Disposition of production concessions and sign-off of technical documentation; Our client holds EASA Design Organisation Approval and as such you will be required to become an airworthiness signatory for hydraulics.
• The opportunity exists to become part of our client’s hydraulics expert network.

Salary: Up to �60,000 per annum depending on previous experience.

Benefits: Pension, Holiday, Relocation available for permanent staff.

Travel: Some European travel required as well as occasional trips to North America.

Contact Details:
Tel: 01621841234
Fax: 01233 645702
Contact: Mike Bryan

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