Engineering Technical Authority

Location
Hastings
Salary
£63450 - £74000 per annum
Posted
17 Aug 2017
Closes
14 Sep 2017
Ref
893614
Contact
Marc Temple
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Permanent
Engineering Technical Authority
Your experience as an Engineering Technical Authority would add value to my client who is a world-leader in the integration of cutting-edge defence and security systems, delivering decisive advantage to military, government and civil customers worldwide.
The Role
Is to provide expert level engineering support, to complement the Engineering Management team, by acting as Technical Authority providing technical guidance and approvals to drive 'flawless on time execution' of development programmes and activities within Electronic Systems.
Responsibilities
-Supporting development of Engineering Management Plans and data based design maturity measurement systems.
-Approval of Engineering Management Plans.
-Pro-actively working with programmes to ensure adherence to the Engineering Management Plan, to ensure technical and engineering execution risk is well managed and to ensure the solution maturity progresses to plan.
-Act as the engineering approver on development programmes at Phase kick off reviews, Phase exit reviews and Design Reviews with the objective of helping the team achieve On Time Acceptable Delivery.
-Provide objective monthly assessments on technical and engineering execution 'health' and implemented 'corrective actions' to the Engineering Delivery Manager.
-Provide guidance to the generation of cost effective and business wining Avionic development approaches.
-Act as an engineering solution and development approach assessor for new business proposals.
Key Skills and Experiences
-Demonstrable breadth and depth of experience/competence in design, development and delivery of complex Hardware/Software based Avionics Systems and Products at all Design Assurance Levels (up to and including RTCA/DO-254 & RTCA/DO-178B/C DAL A), or a background that provides the equivalent transferrable experience/competence.
-Demonstrable breadth and depth of experience/competence across engineering disciplines (Systems Engineering, Hardware Development, Software Development, Safety Engineering, Support Engineering etc.)
-Demonstrable breadth and depth of experience/competence in the Avionics Mission Systems domain, or a background that provides the equivalent transferrable experience/competence at all Design Assurance Levels (up to and including RTCA/DO-254 & RTCA/DO-178B/C DAL A).
-Demonstrable experience/competence in a senior/influential position within an Engineering organisation.
-A demonstrable ability to think at the systems level and innovate.
Overview
-Engineering Technical Authority
-Location - Hastings
-Salary - £63450 -£74000
Key Words - Engineering, Avionics, Electronics, Hardware, Systems, Design, DO-178, DO-254
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level

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