Wing Lead Design Engineer

Airbus Group

Wing Lead Design Engineer

Airbus Group

Bristol, United Kingdom

About us:

We are a highly motivated team of Engineers focused on constantly challenging the current design and conventional thinking in order to maximise profitability whilst ensuring the quality is not degraded.

Do you like connecting with people and different organisations? Are you interested in developing wing structures? We are a team of Structural Engineers who are a mixture of technical experts and program managers who are all passionate about finding technical solutions to support the structures department. We are an ideal mix of people who can help you develop technically and personally in the role. We are looking for Design Engineers with proven project leadership experience.

​The main tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • Design of composite and metallic Wing structures;
  • Managing design projects;
  • Create design schemes, frontier and interfaces drawings and Data for manufacture (component drawings);
  • Able to assess design solutions within the time, cost and quality parameters and manage offload to suppliers if necessary;
  • Ensure the structural design meets programme airworthiness and product requirements and in line with cascaded Design Quality Assurance Criteria;
  • Define, deliver and enable technical studies, trades and investigations to ensure the delivery of technical solutions in accordance to relevant Design methods and procedures.

We are looking for candidates with the following skills and competences:

  • Willingness to learn how to propose solutions and solve problems;
  • Knowledge and experience of metallic and composite structures;
  • Knowledge and experience of design toolsets i.e. CATIA V5, ICC, Zamiz, ECM, Optegra & PASS;
  • Preferably experience in developing IT solutions associated with engineering activities i.e. Macros, Matlab etc.;
  • Technical Signatory would be an advantage;
  • Ability to autonomously analyse, propose and solve technical problems;
  • Ensure delivery of own tasks whilst adhering to time, cost and quality parameters;
  • Excellent communication skills and a drive to deliver customer value and quality.

What Airbus Can Offer You:

  • A competitive salary with annual profit share;
  • An ever growing list of company benefits including enhanced pay for maternity, paternity, adoption and shared parental leave;
  • Very strong, very real career development options across our transnational, market leading company;
  • Flexible hours - 35 per week with no core hours on Friday afternoons!

At Airbus, we support you to work, connect and collaborate more easily and flexibly. Wherever possible, we foster flexible working arrangements to stimulate innovative thinking.

Many of our staff work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you need. We can't promise to give you exactly what you want, but we do promise not to judge you for asking.

Please let us know if you need us to make any reasonable adjustments for the selection process - you can share this with the Recruitment Business Partner who gets in touch if you are invited to interview. Examples of this may include (but is not exclusive to) accessible facilities; auxiliary aids; room layout etc. Any information disclosed will be treated in the strictest confidence.

This job requires an awareness of any potential compliance risks and a commitment to act with integrity, as the foundation for the Company's success, reputation and sustainable growth.

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Airbus is committed to achieving workforce diversity and creating an inclusive working environment. We welcome all applications irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.

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