Flight Dynamics Engineer

Title - Flight Dynamics Engineer

Category - Engineering

Location - Cambridge, United Kingdom

Type - Permanent

Status - Full Time

Closing Friday, May 19, 2017

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Vacancy Details

Aerodynamics Engineer
 	Category - Engineering
 	Location - Cambridge, United Kingdom
 	Type - Permanent
 	Status - Full Time
 	
Vacancy Details
Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group are expanding their Flight Dynamics Group to support a number of current and future aircraft modification programmes.  We are seeking an experienced individual to join as an Aerodynamics Engineer.

The successful candidate will be employed on major projects and have the ability to develop and evaluate engineering solutions to meet the needs of customers worldwide on a variety of civil and military aircraft.

Key Responsibilities

•Assessing the impact of modifications on aircraft performance, stability and control
•Determination of aerodynamic loads using semi empirical methods
•Numerical modelling using tools such as Excel, Matlab and STAR CCM
•Specifying requirements for flight testing
•Analysis of flight test data
•Compiling and checking engineering reports
•Managing flight dynamics tasks within a multi-disciplinary project

Experience & Qualifications

Candidates will have significant experience in the aerospace industry with either a degree in Mechanical/Aeronautical Engineering, or equivalent experience.  The successful candidate’s experience and skills will include the following:

•Familiarity with relevant parts of the Certification Regulations such as CS 25 and Def Stan 00-970
•Experience of using semi empirical methods (e.g. ESDU datasheets) for assessing aircraft aerodynamic aspects 
•Numerical modelling using tools such as Excel and Matlab
•A good appreciation of CFD, ideally as an experienced user
•Strong interpersonal and communication skills 
•Experience of managing project work packages to tight timescales throughout the full life cycle of a project
•Experience of requirements capture and management would be an advantage

Candidates whose experience is biased towards aeroelasticity, but with some aerodynamic experience, will also be considered.

Career Development

Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group are committed to the career development of our employees and we are committed to the training of our staff.  We have an accredited training scheme and support all staff in their route to Professional Registration.

Our application process is currently experiencing technical difficulties.

If you are not registered, please send your application with covering letter directly to recruitment@marshalladg.com.

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