Senior Project Engineer - Tewkesbury

Location: Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Reference: 1520_1602671327
Contact Name: Philip Delaloye
Expiry Date: 2020-11-13

Senior Project Engineer - Aerospace

gap professional are looking for a permanent Senior Project Engineer who is a highly motivated individual to work on the design, development, qualification and sustaining of Primary Flight Controls and Actuation Systems for Commercial and Military Aircraft for our client, a leading Global Aerospace Engineering based in Tewkesbury.

Key Responsibility Areas

  • Provide technical project management and co-ordination to multidiscipline engineering teams, for one or more NPI projects
  • Deliver the technical solution in compliance with requirements, budget and schedule
  • Manage the technical baseline
  • Resolve cross discipline technical issues within the development programme
  • Cost and schedule responsibility for programme related engineering activities
  • Report out at the weekly project review board (own the technical metrics, i.e. SPI & CPI)
  • Support the Programme Manager to create and maintain development plans and schedules
  • Act as the primary technical focal to the customer and suppliers
  • Application of process and efficiency improvements within a single development program

Skills, Qualifications & Knowledge Required

  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline such as Mechanical, Systems or Aerospace Engineering
  • Has proven effective project engineer-related responsibilities including leading multi-disciplined technical personnel involved in the design and development of complex systems
  • Demonstrated leadership, exceptional communication skills, planning and fiscal management
  • Experience with EVMS, resource allocation and planning
  • Experience identifying programme risks, developing and executing mitigation plans
  • Experience identifying critical to quality characteristics and the use of industry standard tools such as DFMEA and PFMEA
  • Highly proficient providing technical briefs to internal/external customers and suppliers, both written and verbal
  • Track record of meeting non-recurring cost targets and design to cost targets within a single development programme
  • Previous experience in Aerospace or equivalent industry experience will be considered. That is an industry that provides experience of requirements definition, design, development, certification testing, configuration control and process awareness.
  • Lean & CI trained, with experience implementing the tools in the NPI project environment

Remuneration includes:

  • Annual salary of £45,000 - £50,000, depending upon experience & skill set
  • 25 days annual leave (plus statutory)
  • Private Healthcare scheme
  • Strong contributory pension scheme
  • Life assurance of 8x salary (from start date)
  • Employee share option
  • Additional flexible benefits programme
  • Profit share

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gap professional is committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgments solely on suitability for the job. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.