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Maintenance Repair Operations, Avionics Engineer
United Kingdom
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Cobham Mission Systems are recruiting for a Senior Avionics Systems Engineer who will be required to drive Systems Engineering work packages associated with the integration of Avionics Equipment into Weapons Carriage & Release platforms. Applications are invited from Project and Systems Engineers with qualifications in Avionics or Electronics Engineering and experience in a safety critical environment.

This position is based in Wimborne, Dorset.

As a Senior Avionics Systems Engineer your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

Minimum BEng in Electronic/ Avionics Engineering;

Understanding of Systems V Model and demonstrable use within prior Engineering roles.

Demonstrable understanding of systems engineering, integration, verification and validation. Preferably, within an Aerospace environment, but other safety critical engineering is considered.

Familiar with Avionics and Databus (MIL-STD-1553, ARINC429, CAN) is highly desirable.

Experience working to recognised standards e.g.DO-160, DO-254 is highly desirable.

Strong communication skills.

Commercial business acumen for the wider project responsibilities and resource coordination elements of the position.

As a Senior Avionics Systems Engineer your main responsibilities will involve:

Manage all aspects of the Systems Integration activities for Avionics Equipment through their life cycle, from early development stage to in-service support including obsolescence management;

Preparation of technical estimates for non-recurring costs and manpower requirements;

Coordinate cross functional teams, technical management of specialists such as design, performance

and ILS engineers;

Technical management of external suppliers and outsource providers;

Liaison with customers, internal and external;

Requirements capture, allocation, derivation, validation and verification;

Interface definition and management;

System, sub-system and equipment architecture definition, design and analysis;

Preparation of technical specification and other project documentation;

Preparation and presentation of technical design reviews;

Report progress to the program management and other business entities;

About Cobham Mission Systems

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As the world's leading supplier of critical control solutions, we help our customers to increase the safety and mission capabilities of their personnel and equipment in extreme environments.

Our proven and trusted solutions in air-to-air refuelling, life support, weapons carriage and unmanned systems, deliver assured performance and class-leading through-life costs that enable our customers to bring complex projects to market quickly, and with minimal risk.

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