Senior System Specialist

South East England
GBP60000 - GBP70000 per annum + £60-70,000 per annum
31 Jul 2013
07 Aug 2013
Chris Harvey
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior System Specialist - Fuel Systems
Civil & Military Aircraft Programmes - South Coast
?60-70,000 per annum + Extensive Benefits

Real-Time Consultants are proud to be partnering with one of the worlds largest suppliers of components and systems to almost every major aerospace platform including Airbus, Boeing, Embraer, Sikorsky and Lockheed Martin. The are specialists in providing unique solutions to both civil and military applications.

Due to unprecedented growth within their global development delivery team new Senior System Specialist is required initially to lead the development of a complete OBIGGS system for a large military platform. An expert is required who has a sound working knowledge of mechanical engineering principles with experience of integrating systems for aerospace applications. Additionally the successful engineer will provide technical leadership of the design & development of fuel and fuel tank inerting system solutions to meet customer and regulatory requirements.

The role will have the responsibility for the development of system control, diagnostic and communication functions.

This is a senior role, working as part of a small global team which could involve providing technical oversight to a number of programmes, providing technical leadership for major bids, leading the technical capability of the site.

An aerospace background is essential for this role as is the knowledge of governing regulations for design. Knowledge of fluid and thermodynamic principles applicable to fuel systems, fuel tank inerting and venting systems is desirable.

There is an extensive benefits package on offer for the successful engineer including a highly competitive starting salary with regular reviews, final salary pension scheme, private healthcare plan, annual bonus + a unique 'pick & choose' flexible benefits scheme.

For further information regarding the role and company, please contact Chris Harvey on 01905 368576 / 07983 472005 or email your CV in the strictest confidence to, quoting reference J5679.