Sensors Engineer

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Responsibilities

Your duties will be wide ranging and varied and will include:

  • Working across disciplines to create specifications for the required sensors
  • Identifying and solving airframe, system & sensor integration issues
  • Engaging effectively across related disciplines to ensure quality and robust design solutions that are understood by people with varied technical backgrounds
  • Managing relationships and working closely with partners and suppliers of hardware, software and technical services
  • Supporting the Test team as required to explore and validate technical solutions

 

Basic Qualifications / Experience

  • Educated to degree level or higher in Engineering, Physics or equivalent
  • Strong knowledge of the current sensing technologies
  • 5+ years demonstrable experience working with complex sensors
  • Able to apply experience to small vehicles of novel design and operational characteristics
  • Good supporting knowledge of control design and aircraft flight characteristics
  • Understanding of the role of simulation in fast-paced engineering programmes
  • Passionate about technology and able to thrive in a fast-paced environment where flexibility is essential
  • Communication of complex ideas so that they are understood by different audiences
  • Fluent in spoken and written English

 

Preferred Qualifications/Experience

  • Worked within a highly regulated environment (aerospace/medical/automotive)
  • Experience working with multiple types of air vehicle, including rotorcraft/multirotors
  • Direct involvement in flight test programmes
  • Good supporting knowledge of hardware/software development and system integration
  • Significant experience with Matlab/Simulink
  • Able to demonstrate a commitment to professional development

 

To apply for this role, submit your CV and a covering letter to us.

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