Senior Thermal Engineer

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  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    accommodation, medical insurance etc

  • Contact:

    Tom Critch

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    24 Months+

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Job Purpose:

To provide engineering expertise in thermal management at the air vehicle level to design and develop an air vehicle to meet programme, business and customer requirements.

Key Responsibility Areas:

  • Provide knowledge, experience, direction and best practice from the client to achieve programme through to preliminary design maturity.
  • Accountable to the Systems Engineering Integrated Product Team (IPT) Lead.
  • Responsible for:
    • Definition of thermal loads balancing methods.
    • Management and execution of heat transfer analysis for Air Vehicle zones.
    • Flow analysis for associated systems.
    • Modelling and simulation.
    • Qualification, certification and verification planning.
    • 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.
  • Ideally have an active UK/NATO security clearance