A challenging opportunity for an experienced systems engineer to be involved in development of in-flight systems on cutting edge UAVs.
Whilst this role is demanding, the successful candidate will see their work contribute to real flight systems with opportunity for rapid iteration and development.
Responsible for the development, integration and testing of vehicle systems such as flight controls, onboard systems management, power systems etc.
Identify, model and integrate equipment into the air vehicle system architecture.
Perform verification activities for vehicle systems, and provide support when needed to the flight-testing team.
Support to flight operations in the UK and overseas.
Generation of documentation packs.
Support the transfer to routine operation.Requirements;
Qualifications or experience in some of the following areas could be beneficial, however, please note applications are welcome from all ranges of experience.
Have obtained a BSc/BEng/MSc/MEng in relevant disciplines e.g. Aerospace Engineering, Systems Engineering, Software Engineering etc.
Storng systems engineering process experience across the engineering lifecycle.
Experience of flight control or electrical power management systems ideal but not essential.
Practical 'implementation focussed' mindset.
Interest in aviation, robotics, automated systems.
An ability to compromise many competing interests and deliver to schedule