Exceptional design capabilities form the foundations of an industry built on high-performance engineering and complex technologies. When it comes to aircraft, components and systems, engineering success relies upon the quality of design, which in turn relies on the knowledge, skills and experience of those working in the field.
Aerospace design is a complex field, and employers require candidates with experience in materials technology and manufacturing methods, as well as an uncompromising level of skill. All of this is necessary to achieve balances of performance, reliability and cost in the aerospace and defence sector.
At Morson, our aerospace and defence division is split into specially structured teams that mirror the various specific requirements of the marketplace. The specialist recruitment consultants that make up our aerospace design team are experts in their field. We’ve got experience sourcing and supplying exceptional individuals for niche disciplines in projects both in the UK and around the world. We work with some of the world’s most prominent and exciting aerospace and defence organisations, who are always on the lookout for candidates of exceptional quality to fulfil challenging new roles.
Through our candidate networking due diligence we can deliver a wide variety of roles within this division, including:
Hydraulic / Piping
Control Systems / Surfaces
Flight Test and Instrumentation
Manufacturing Support / Concessions
Systems Engineer - Maritime and DefenceDorchester
Role: Systems Engineer - Maritime and Defence Location: Winfrith Newburgh, Dorset Salary: Competitive Start: ASAP ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK develop, supply and support cutting-edge maritime technology for customers worldwide. Based in Winfrith Newburgh, Dorset, they work closely with the UK Royal Navy and global customers to create products which protect lives at sea. Due to continued success, they are currently looking to recruit a Systems Engineer Candidates should have good electrical / electronic design experience, a good understanding of design assurance, as well as knowledge of appropriate drawing and defence standards. Knowledge of EPLAN would also be advantageous Key Accountabilities Responsible for delivering key system engineering processes across the product lifecycle. Working closely with the project teams including the System Design Authority, Engineering Manager and Team Engineers. Use expertise and knowledge to make a strong contribution to bids and projects. Key Knowledge, Skills and Personal Qualities Good sound knowledge and understanding of systems engineering principles and their application to multi-disciplinary (mechanical, electrical, electronic and software design principles) engineering projects. Sound understanding of requirements management and decomposition. Familiarity with Defence Standards (particularly DEF-STAN and MIL-STD). Ability to solve complex problems and to critically review results and methods to ensure quality Ability to expand knowledge into new domain areas, and work across domains and see the bigger picture. Strong communication skills, including delivery of presentations. Good written skills particularly technical report writing, ability to communicate with expert and non-expert stakeholders. Educated to degree or equivalent level in an engineering, or related discipline. Knowledge and experience of INCOSE Systems Engineering practice and principles. Preferably have an understanding of military systems, in particular maritime systems. Alternatively, we will consider other highly regulated industries including aerospace, nuclear, or rail. Ideally (but not essential) experienced in one or more of the following domain areas: Maritime Combat Systems, integration of equipment and software; Unmanned Systems; Combat Management Systems; Acoustics / Sonar Processing. Experience in preparation of documentation for bids. Primary software/system skills: IBM DOORS requirements management (9.x / NG); UML / SysML. Desirable software/system skills: Enterprise Architect (EA); IBM Rational Quality Manager (RQM); IBM Rational Publishing Engine (RPE). For the right candidate, our client can offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits package, combined with the opportunity to work for a highly respected, innovative, expanding company at the forefront of their industry offering excellent prospects for future career and salary development and advancement. MORSON INTERNATIONAL, part of the Morson Group, are the leading TECHNICAL & ENGINEERING RECRUITMENT COMPANY in the UK specialising in Technical Support to the following industries: Defence, Nuclear, Power Generation, Aerospace, Rail, Marine, Petrochemical & Construction
Assembly Tool DesignerPreston
Job Description To identify and design tooling solutions in support of Major / Minor Unit and Assembly Manufacture. Responsibilities Key Responsibility Areas Scheming for Major / Minor Unit and Assembly build Liaison with Toolroom and suppliers Liaison with Shops Generation of LLTI requirements / delivery Generation of Assembly Tool designs through to Manufacture Generation of Tool Design Supporting info (risk assessments / hazard analysis) BLS Change control through Tool Design Concession support Cutter management The Individual HNC or higher level or recognised apprenticeship and experience of working within a Major Unit / Assembly Tool Design manufacturing area Assembly tool design and manufacturing experience in the aerospace (or equivalent standard) industry Assembly tool design experience in the aerospace (or equivalent standard) industry Computer literate with good knowledge of standard office IT packages Engineering Toolset knowledge, CATIA V5, PLM (or equivalent Product Data Manager), SAP CAM (computer Aided Manufacture) or SFM (Shop Floor Manager), CDP and VAS Good interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively at multiple organisational levels. Ability to manage unplanned events and work to tight deadlines. Pay Rate (Hourly) £36.00 Umbrella £32.08 PAYE
Weights Engineer (Mass Properties)Stevenage
JOB SUMMARY Independently complete all tasks required by supervision, in the allocated time, to produce detailed traceable mass property analysis (mass, CG and inertias) Effectively communicate the results of these tasks INTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS Communicate effectively with design team members (Product Team Leaders, Responsible Engineers, Structures, Thermal, Propulsion and Manufacturing Engineers, etc.) and have a good appreciation of their work. Presenting and substantiating their solutions to their Lead Engineer. EXTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS Give technical presentations and justify analysis to internal and external customers. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES Produce mass properties analysis and reports based on manufacturing drawings and CAD models of spacecraft, platforms and equipments. Produce mass properties estimates and reports for bids/concepts. Support physical mass properties measurements in line with the Project/Manufacturing requirements. Produce regular mass properties status reports. . EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENT Typically 2 years relevant experience. Proficient in using external and internal software tools. To have a good understanding of analysis techniques and methods for light weight structure mass property prediction (mass, CG and inertias) and measurements. These will include computer (MS Excel) modelling. Typically 1 years experience with the use of Catia for mass property analysis of manufacturing drawings. Good presentation and communication skills. Sector Experience - Space, Aerospace Essential Knowledge - MS Office, CATIA Desirable Knowledge - VPM REQUIRED QUALIFICATION LEVEL HNC or equivalent in Mechanical or Aeronautical or similar related discipline. Work from home during COVID.
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