Contract Mechanical Engineer/ Lead Engineer

Bristol (City Centre)
13 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Mechanical Engineer/ Lead Engineer Bristol 6 month contract Competitive rate IntaPeople are currently recruiting for a leading Defence organisation in the Bristol area who require a Mechanical Engineer/ Lead Engineer to join their team on a 6 month contract. Role: The main emphasis of this role is to work with the Weapon Handling System (WHS) design teams and the Successor systems team with a focus on the following subject areas; • Alignment • Interfaces • Customer queries • Requirements engineering • Test planning • Customer A mixture of the below skills and experience is desired: • Possess knowledge of the WHS and ideally the wider WHLS and SSE systems • An understanding of requirements engineering • Possess a good working relationship with members of the current WHS team • Be able to take an holistic approach to all tasks • IT experience: o Unigraphics NX (Competent User) o TeamCenter o Math cad o MS Packages • Proficient in documenting and recording design decisions and task activities • Demonstrate logical and pragmatic problem solving abilities • Exhibit excellent communication skills both oral and written • Ability to work autonomously and use initiative • Technical drawing skills • Ideally qualified to degree level in a technical discipline • Knowledge and experience in the effective use of Engineering tools and techniques • Ideally will have worked in a marine/ aerospace/ defence background with strict design processes • Ability to communicate at all levels within the business • Must be eligible for SC Security Clearance • Advanced 3D CAD system user; NX4 or higher preferred • Ideally degree qualified (BEng or BSc) in Mechanical Engineering • Experience of Hydraulics and Fluid power systems in a practical application would be beneficial • Holds Incorporated or Chartered Engineer Status • Experience in the management of small engineering teams, third party suppliers and specialist consultants • A defence or marine background would be desirable "The services advertised by IntaPeople are those of an Employment Agency and an Employment Business" This job was originally posted as