Graduate Support Engineer

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  • Location

    Filton, Gloucestershire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Design and Concept

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  • Salary:

    Up to £20.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Steve Roberts

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

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Airframe PM&T Development and Support Engineer

The Graduate Support Engineer will be key in the Development, Deployment and Support of Process, Method and Tools for the Airframe Engineering organisation with the PM&T Plateau team at Filton

Please see below for details:

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop Process, Method and Tools (PM&T) initiatives directed towards engineering development, plant engineering & ramp up, standardisation and quality, multi-component Assembly.
  • Attend team meetings, review outstanding actions, representation at local and transnational meetings and forums etc.
  • Participate in team specific initiatives including technical and collaboration activities
  • Perform Reactive/Proactive support, coaching and awareness sessions, benchmarks, validation and acceptance as well as performance tests of Process, Method and Tools for DE.PA.
  • Identify Specific design Wing (SDW) needs in term of sizing and tool capabilities and promote new collaborative ways of working using the latest methodologies and tools (e.g. Virtual collaboration).
  • As requested or required, to participate in local/transnational agile project team for DE.PA Process Methods and Tools development
  • Work on Safe agile plateau as multi-skilled team member acting as focal / specialists for wing structure and Landing Gear directing activities as required.
  • Transform Operational support activities (e.g. knowledge Management, e-ticket, Virtual agent and assistant)
  • Give specialist advice regarding process, methods & tools and support to the process operators (Engineers, Designers etc.).
  • Create and categorise PM&T documentation to update and complement the DE.PA referential (Instructions, Procedures, PSD's etc.)

Required Experience:

  • Autonomous, Self-empowered and Team Player
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in one of the following engineering toolsetsStress sizing and simulation tools (e.g. ISAMI)
  • Finite Element tools (e.g. Hyperworks, Patran/Nastran, Abaqus)
  • Design tools (e.g. Catia V5, 3DXperience, VPM, PDMLink/PASS)
  • Experience in Configuration Management principles
  • Working in an Agile/DevOps environment preferred
  • Create and categorise PM&T documentation to update and complement the DE.PA referential (Instructions, Procedures, PSD's etc.)


The business are looking for a support engineer to cover a ramp up in workload. They will need to have experience in the following skillsets:

  • Process and methods
  • PLM
  • Catia
  • DMU
  • Integrator
  • Modelling

The main skill set the business need is someone with experience in Design tools, Catia, engineering processes, stress tools i.e ISAMI being a big advantage

The likely industries that the ideal person would be Aerospace, potentially automotive, mechanical, electrical and engineering.

Ideally you will be experienced in working within multi-discipline engineering teams on complex marine defence projects.