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Flight Controls Systems Engineer

  • Location: Ankara
  • Salary: Market related
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 10 months ago

The Flight Control Systems team is responsible for the complete end to end system design and performance from pilot input, inceptors, through control Laws and displacement of control surfaces via actuators. The programme is still relatively young and therefore, a unique opportunity exists to bring your ideas to influence the design

As a Systems Engineer, you will be supporting the Flight Control Systems team.

Roles & responsibilities:

• Overall – System Engineers; System Safety, Requirements Management, Certification Requirements, System Architecture & Implementation and MBSE (Model Based Systems Engineering)
• Air Data Systems – Analysis (CFD and Wind Tunnel) and calibration of the ADS including an Air Data Nose Boom for early Development aircraft flight trials. Supplier Management.
• Actuation – Sub-System Architecture, Actuator Specification, Control Electronic Design, Integration and Installation, Loads Analysis, Wind Tunnel Testing, Rig-Test Design and Specification, Integration with Internal Customers (Hydraulics, Electrics, Airframe, Aerodynamics), Supplier Engagement and Management.
• Control Laws – Control Law Algorithm design, CFD and Wind Tunnel Analysis, Control Law testing in a dedicated Simulation environment
• IMUs – Product Specification, Supplier liaison, design and integration with the ADS and NAV systems
• PCUs – Product Specification & design implementation, Supplier Management
• Software Manager – Conversant with C++ and 178c/254

Key skills & proven ability:

Successful candidates will have a degree (or equivalent) in an engineering discipline in one or a selection of the Engineering disciplines listed above.

• Mathworks
• MBSE (Model Based Systems Engineering)

Please note, due to the sensitive nature of the project involved all candidates will be required to undertake a full UK MOD Security Clearance (SC level) before starting. If the applicant is already SC cleared this will be transferred to the clients UK headquarters for the full duration of the project.

This position also offers the following benefits in addition to a competitive base salary:

Access to Furnished & Serviced Accommodation or cash equivalent (£10,000)
Medical and emergency dental insurance
Immigration and destination services support
Expatriation and Repatriation support