Electrical / Electronic Engineer

Recruiter
GE Aviation
Location
Gloucester, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Jul 2019
Closes
24 Jul 2019
Ref
1503472
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed, SC
Sector
Aerospace
Job Type
Permanent
Gloucester, United Kingdom

Business:
    GE Aviation
Function:
    Engineering/Technology
Role Summary/Purpose:
    Working as an electrical/electronic engineer within a multi-disciplined team of engineers at Dowty Propellers reporting to the Engineering Manager. You will support the business in meeting customer requirements, quality, timescale and cost. Projects will include new applications and in-service product support.
Essential Responsibilities:
  • Working as a member of the on-site design team developing fully optimised propeller solutions whilst ensuring integrity of the product
  • Prepare an electrical/electronic design estimates and bid preparation
  • Technically liaise with current and new project participants, supply base and other sub-contract organisations and customers
  • Provide electrical/electronic support for the Development/Test department
  • Support on-going continuous improvement initiatives
  • Assess problems to often demanding timescales whilst maintaining engineering integrity
  • Proactively and energetically interact in a cross-functional team environment and be open minded to new ideas and concepts
  • Implement and maintain GE standard of compliance and policy
Qualifications/Requirements:
  • Education should be to degree standard or equivalent in Electrical/Electronic Engineering or equivalent knowledge or experience
  • Proven track record in communicating ideas in a professional manner, facilitating open discussion
  • Demonstrate strong problem solving skills
  • Basic familiarity with software and software engineering
  • Basic understanding of, and interest in, mechanical principles
  • Literate with Microsoft Office tools
  • Able to make a difference, enthusiast of change
  • 'Can-do' attitude with experience of working on own initiative within a changing environment
  • Target driven, capable of taking ownership ensuring deadlines are met
  • Commitment to high standards of design excellence
  • Prepared to work offsite for short periods of time and willingness to work extended/flexible hours when required to meet customer demands Applications from job seekers who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EU/EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post, as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the Resident Labour Market Test. For further information please visit the UK Border Agency website .Baseline Personnel Security Standard (BPSS) clearance is required and must be maintained for this role. Please note that in the event that BPSS clearance cannot be obtained, you may not be eligible for the role and/or any offer of employment may be withdrawn on grounds of national security. Please see the link below for further details regarding the requirements for BPSS clearance: BPSS
Desired Characteristics:
  • Basic familiarity with electronic CAD tools (simulation, schematic capture, PCB layout)
  • Basic understanding of control engineering principles
  • Basic familiarity with system modelling tools (e.g. Matlab, Simulink)

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