Through Life Engineer for Aviation Systems
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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, England
This role is perfect for anyone looking to grow their career as a through life engineer within an exciting industry. Through Life Engineer which operates as an integral part of our Systems team, you will be responsible for performing Through Life Engineering tasks for safety critical systems in both civil and military aviation platforms as well as the renewables and industrial sector. You will have experience of providing RM&T and Design for Life support in the engineering domain and you will thrive on solving technical problems, in collaboration with other engineering functions.
You will be joining an inclusive and diverse team of experienced Through Life Engineers who care about ensuring the equipment we design at GE Aviation Systems remains reliable, maintainable, and usable throughout its entire lifecycle. We are committed to improving our project execution through taking a lean and innovative approach to problem-solving and continuous improvement. We share technical knowledge and lessons learnt with others in the team, the department and across the wider engineering organisation. We are passionate about professional growth and developing our team culture, capability & capacity to meet customer needs whilst enabling every engineer to reach their potential through continuous learning. If this sounds like an environment in which you would thrive, then apply now!
The Role & Essential Responsibilities
As a Through Life Engineer in the Systems and Software department, you would be responsible for providing support to programmes across the whole product lifecycle. The team is regularly involved in Bids and Proposals from concept generation and is building increasingly strong links with the product support, field support and in service reliability teams which gives a rare opportunity to provide support to programmes from cradle to grave. You will be joining a dynamic team, supporting projects across both avionics and power distribution systems which enables every engineer in the team to gain broad experience of aircraft system platforms allowing the team to reach their potential.
By joining GE Aviation at Cheltenham, ultimately, as part of an exciting and dedicated team, you will have the opportunity to move projects and roles to provide variety and grow your responsibility as your experience increases.
Qualifications / Requirements
Previous experience in an aviation, automotive or similar embedded systems development environment is helpful as it demonstrates understanding of working to rigorous industry mandated development standards; for example, ARP4754A and ARP4761. This shows a knowledge of working with complex system designs, for implementation in hardware and software.
An appropriate degree or HND in Engineering, Mathematics, Electronics, Applied Physics or similar subject, or equivalent experience shows a logical mindset, alongside good problem solving and solution building skills.
Experience of the systems design lifecycle will help you in activities such as capturing, understanding and documenting the customer's system through life requirements. Good appreciation of the principles of Design for Reliability will aid in the generation of TLE assessments such as Reliability Predictions, FMEAs and maintainability analyses. Strong understanding of what makes a reliable and usable product is essential and strong communication and influencing skills are advantageous in this role.
Deep enough experience will allow you to contribute to defining or modifying avionics and power distribution system architectures in collaboration with technical leads and with aircraft manufacturers.
You will have a passion for engineering and sustainability with a keen interest in industry trends and electrification of aircraft will enable you to contribute to the growth of the business portfolio of next generation of market-leading products!
You will be required to work in a team environment, so good written and verbal communication skills will make you (& the team) most effective. You will be asked to participate in technical and programme reviews to business leads, as well as the end customer! A positive attitude, initiative, pro-activeness and an enthusiasm and passion for through life engineering will help you succeed in the department. Our goal as a team is to demonstrate success in achieving and exceeding customer expectations. Does this sound like something you would like to be part of?
A positive attitude, initiative, pro-activeness and an enthusi
- Full time
- Boeing 777-200 / 300
Posted 13 May 2022
Closes 11 Jun 2022
This job was posted to: Product support