Thermal Design Engineer (M/F)

  • Company : Capital International Staffing
  • Localisation : Hertfordshire - UK - East Midlands
  • Position : Thermal Design Engineer
  • Type of Contract : Permanent contract
  • Date of publication : 2017-09-08

Job Description

A Leading global Satellite manufacturer is actively seeking experienced Thermal Design engineers to join their team in Hertfordshire.

A vacancy for a Thermal Design Engineer has arisen within the Thermal department.
You will provide technical support to the CPS Thermal Architect or Spacecraft Thermal Architect when required. You will be responsible for supporting product development activities for Mechanical Platform.
The successful candidate will be subject to UK National Security Clearance in order to undertake related work in accordance with business needs.

Your main tasks and responsibilities will include:

¤ Validating flight thermal installations during ambient or spacecraft thermal vacuum tests.
¤ Reviewing, analysing and documenting propulsion thermal design and workmanship verification test results.
¤ Supporting thermal analysis campaigns by co-ordinating the required resources, providing technical advice, checking analytical output and performing the analysis if appropriate.
¤ Performing trade-off studies and reviewing analysis results to ensure compliance with defined requirements.
¤ Presenting results and design justifications at meetings and reviews.
¤ Reviewing and authorising design drawings according to the defined design delegation matrix.
¤ Performing hardware inspections to ensure compliance with design standards.
¤ Designing and documenting development test procedures and co-ordinating the necessary resources to carry them out.
¤ Analysing, documenting and presenting development test results.
This role will involve some travel for business and as such you must be able to travel accordingly.


We are looking for candidates with the following skills and experience:
¤ Degree in Thermal Engineering,
¤ Knowledge of Thermal analysis and Propulsion systems,
¤ Experience in Spacecraft Design and Thermal Engineering,
¤ Thermal Analysis - ESATAN.
¤ Experience managing a small team.
¤ An understanding of the Eurostar platform and Airbus Defence and Space design processes would be desirable.
¤ Good listening, communications and problem solving skills,
¤ Advanced level of English.

Capital International Staffing Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Required profile

Thermal Design, Analysis, ESATAN, Thermal
  • Start date : ASAP
  • Term :
  • Experience Required : 2 to 4 years
  • Salary : £35000 - £50000 per annum
  • References : SS-19326_1504871707
  • Activity area : Aerospace Engineering

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