Raytheon Aircraft Mechanical Systems Design Engineer CONTRACT in United Kingdom

Aircraft Mechanical Systems Design Engineer CONTRACT - SC CLEARED Broughton, Nr Chester The Aircraft Mechanical Systems Design Engineer is required to undertake and support structural and mechanical design activities and design liaison in support of aircraft modification programmes within Airborne Solutions based at RSL Broughton. This position requires a sound knowledge and experience of design lifecycle management, engineering management practices, aircraft structures, mechanical systems design & design for manufacturing and ideally knowledge of structural integrity analysis, particularly on mid -size and commuter transport aircraft. The successful candidate will also be part of the growing Airborne Solutions Team which delivers aviation engineering expertise across a wide range of projects to both military and civil customers worldwide Summary of Role: The Aircraft Mechanical Systems Design Engineer will be part of a team based at Broughton and report to the Lead Engineer, Mechanical Systems Design within Raytheon Airborne Solutions. They will be responsible for: Developing modification proposals with OEMs for Aircraft structural and mechanical modifications and enhancements. Providing discipline expertise, producing technical documentation and leading small teams of engineers to support bids and estimates for new projects. Progressing structural and mechanical design modifications in accordance with regulatory requirements. Carry out technical reviews of the aircraft document set. Analysis of structural and mechanical flight systems design issues, determination of actions and solutions, working in accordance with the WLS task database management tool. Liaison with OEM’s on defect investigations and corrective actions. Managing modifications to aircraft by planning and administration of the design Processes. Providing structural and mechanical design expertise. Liaising with Systems, Avionics and Stress Engineers Coordinating subcontractors and Drawing Office activities Dissemination of data to all interested parties Ensuring that all engineering activities undertaken are conducted in accordance with Raytheon UK site procedures that reflects best practice, and is in accordance with Raytheon UK and the relevant governance agencies procedures. Education and Experience Essential Degree in Aeronautical or Mechanical Systems Engineering discipline. Practical knowledge of mid to large aircraft structural integrity programmes. Proven experience in Aircraft Structural Design & Engineering. Working experience of requirements capture & management and risk management. Working experience of aerospace design regulations. Desirable Knowledge and experience of the Beechcraft King Air 350 and Bombardier Global Express Aircraft. Knowledge and experience with Mechanical Flight Systems, Def Stan 05-123 and 00-970, experience with FAR Part 25 regulations. Experience in a design support role on military aircraft mechanical systems. About Raytheon: Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. We are a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and have developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, National & Cyber security and commercial markets. Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software solutions at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Manchester, Waddington and Broughton. Raytheon Company, with 2016 sales of $24 billion and 63,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 95 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. Diversity: Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success. 100186