Engineer - Systems Engineering

Recruiter
GE Aviation
Location
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
21 Aug 2019
Closes
18 Sep 2019
Ref
1506061
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed, SC
Sector
Aerospace
Job Type
Permanent
Cheltenham, United Kingdom

Business:
    GE Aviation
Function:
    Engineering/Technology
Role Summary/Purpose:
    Exciting opportunities exist for Avionics Systems and Control engineers to be part of our Avionics organisation. In this role you will perform systems engineering tasks in a wide variety of complex avionics programmes, and help grow capability to satisfy emerging opportunities in both the civil and military aviation sector.You will utilise your knowledge and experience to solve systems engineering problems and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals.
Essential Responsibilities:
  • Capturing, understanding and documenting the stakeholder requirements
  • Modelling and capturing system requirements
  • Creating system designs which specify control, display, monitoring and built in test functions for implementation in electronic hardware and software
  • Design avionics systems architectures in co-operation with aircraft manufacturers
  • Create model-based designs using state-of-the-art computer aided engineering tools
  • Creating and performing systems tests
  • Perform avionics system analysis, modelling and simulation
  • Develop requirements for systems test facilities
  • Define aircraft installation requirements for avionics systems
Qualifications/Requirements:
  • An appropriate degree or HND in Engineering, Mathematics, Applied Physics, similar subject, or equivalent experience
  • Knowledge of creating system designs, for implementation in hardware and software
  • Knowledge of creating and performing systems tests
  • An understanding of embedded software and / or hardware engineering
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • 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: BPSSPlease be aware that some roles working for GE will be subject to both security and export control restrictions.
Desired Characteristics:
  • Use of requirements management tools e.g. DOORS
  • Use of system design and modelling tools (e.g. SysML/UML, MATLAB, Simulink)
  • Experience of the systems design lifecycle within aerospace or a similar industry
  • Good problem solving and solution building skills
  • A passion for systems engineering and aviation

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