Senior Systems Engineer - Engine Starting Systems

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  • Location

    Ankara, Turkey

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence, Aerospace Software and Systems

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £50 - £55 per hour

  • Contact:

    Courtney Allister

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    2 years plus

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Senior Systems Engineer - Engine Starting Systems

We currently have an exciting vacancy for a Senior Systems Engineer - Engine Starting Systems working with our highly experienced team in the cosmopolitan city of Ankara, Turkey.

This role will provide you with an opportunity to work with Turkish Aerospace colleagues to establish engine starting, secondary power and gearbox/power take off systems up to a preliminary design maturity. This role will be accountable to the Propulsion Integrated Product Team (IPT) Lead/Cam.

Role Overview:
Provide knowledge, experience, direction and best practice to work with Turkish Aerospace to jointly achieve programme
Design and develop engine starting, secondary power, gearbox/power take off including:-
o Requirements capture and management (incl. operating envelope and power management).
o Architecture definition, trade studies and system specification.
o System performance analysis, safety analysis, modelling and simulation.
o Systems integration at Air Vehicle level; Interface with Airframe Design.
o Qualification, verification and certification planning.
o Support development of plans, programmes and statements of work.
Deliver work to agreed time, cost and quality. Report progress and raise issues to manager.
Lead and contribute to meetings and present work to customer, management and other stakeholders.
Operate under the governance of the Chief Engineer and appropriate company procedures.
Your skills and qualifications:
Experience of several phases of the Product Lifecycle, particularly early life cycle and understanding of phase reviews is desirable on engine starting, secondary power and Gearbox/Power Take Off systems
Knowledge of relevant engineering standards (including safety and environmental regulations)
Experience of supplier management
Ability to apply engineering judgement to solve problems
Effective people management with communication, collaborative team working skills
Experience in modelling software tools such as Matlab/AMESim is desirable.

BSc/BEng (Hons) qualification or equivalent