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Senior Legal Executive - Aircraft Sales - China

Contract - China

Senior Legal Executive - Aircraft Sales - China.

Our Client based in China is looking to appoint a Senior Legal Executive. Candidates should be able to demonstrate considerable  experience in all legal matters surrounding the sale of new Aircraft. This is a senior role and we are seeking candidates with a desire to be based in China and have experience of the Chinese and African markets.

Job code: JO0000000046

Start date: 19/1/2018


Software Engineer / Developer

Contract - Sweden

Software Engineer / Developer - Contract - Sweden
Our Client located in Sweden require a  Software Engineer / Developer  to work within an Automotive Engineering environment. Candidates should have a degree (MSc )in Electrical and/or Software Engineering, Computer Science or similar relevant experience. At least 5 years of experience from working in the field of software development, requirement handling within electrical and/or software projects (Java, C++, and C etc.) Experience from Embedded Linux, QNX Development. Efficient SW test methods, including automated unit and integration testing. Experience of Object oriented design / Design patterns and Agile software development. SAFe Methodology. Candidates need to be fluent in English (written and spoken), with experience from working with Continuous Integration and Experience within Automotive Industry and from working in an international environment.

Job code: JO0000000045

Start date: 18/1/2018


Stress Engineers (Sweden)

Contract - Sweden

Leading Aerospace company are seeking a number of Stress Engineers from the aerospace sector to join a major programme developing a military fast jet aircraft. They are looking for both Airframe Stress Engineers and Systems Stress Engineers with experience of at least some of the following:

* Static Stress analysis with good understanding of classical stress analysis methods (hand calculations)
* FEM tools (Nastran, Patran, Abaqus or Hypermesh)
* Fatigue & Damage Tolerance and static sizing
* Stress analysis on both metallic and composite structures
* Dynamic Stress Analysis of complex mechanical systems (e.g. landing gear, actuation systems)

These are contract positions and they are looking for candidates that are available to start within reasonably short notice (ideally by the middle of Feb 18). Initial contracts will be until the end of 2018, with a good likelihood of further work beyond this.

The client is based in central Southern Sweden served by a local airport with links to Amsterdam and Copenhagen as well as a fast train line to Stockholm Arlanda airport (2.5 hours).

Please note for these positions candidates must have the current right to work in Sweden and ITAR security conditions apply.

Job code: JO0000000044

Start date: 29/1/2018


Principal Systems Engineer-Avionics Systems

Contract - China

The Principal systems engineer works consistently in practical and innovative ways towards defined goals. In this role you will be responsible for work that is defined or less defined in scope, but be expected to participate in work definition. You will utilize your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and have the ability to effect short-term and long-term business goals, and also provide technical guidance to other personnel supporting complexity projects and/or task.


Essential Responsibilities

·Participate in teams responsible for the execution of design, analysis, or evaluation of system using sound engineering principles and adhering to business standards, practices, procedures, and product / program requirements.
·Recommend approaches to meet the technical and program requirements for the system.
·Assist in the formulation and implementation of plans to achieve technical requirements, scheduling, and contract commitments for the system
·Develop action plans to anticipate and respond to problems that related to the system
·Develop system understanding and skills in line with defined aircraft requirements utilizing the capability building framework and resources provided.
·Assure proper documentation of technical data, like system requirements and specification, generated for the assigned tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures
·Generate safety requirements and allocate to the system, subsystem and unit levels.
·Review safety analysis and assessments at the system, subsystem and unit levels.
·Monitor and communicate project status, business issues, and significant developments
·Participate as a presenter or reviewer in technical and program reviews for system
·Be responsible for supporting the development of IMA system for Commercial aircraft, and for the definition of IMA system level requirements, hosted application interface definitions, architecture design, RDIU input/output, ARINC 664 network, and providing guidance to system and sub-system suppliers.
·Support the certification process for IMA system throughout the entire lifecycle of a development program.
·Decompose the difficult/complex work into easy/clear steps, then guide and coach the junior engineers to complete it.


Qualifications/Requirements

·Master degree from an accredited university or college (or a Bachelor degree with at least 20 years of engineering or other technical experience)
·15 years’ experience developing aircraft or avionics products
·10 years’ IMA experience with ANRINC 664 Data Network function and Data Conversion function design, specifically on system level requirements authoring, host application development and interface definition
·Thorough understanding of ARINC 653 & ARINC 664 standards, with good understanding of the clients open IMA systems
·Experiences with and solid understanding of DO-297, ARP 4754A and ARP4761
·Experiences with safety analysis and assessment at the system level
·Proven ability to develop teams and mentor others
·Self-starter, be open and flexible to loose work scope and processes



Desired Characteristics

·Project scheduling experience
·Six Sigma training
·Ability to understand and implement customer and industry standards for IMA system
·Ability to work in a cross-functional, global environment
·Ability to engage and build positive relationships with both customers and internal and external employees
·Strong oral and written communication skills
·Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
·Experience in aircraft level requirements definition, requirements allocation, requirements management, systems integration, verification and certification
·Capable of using modeling and simulation tools to model and validate complex systems solutions.
·Aircraft Systems engineering experience with a FAR Part 25 aircraft
·Experience of using DOORS, Windchill, Dimensions
·Both English and Chinese languages fluency is highly desirable.

Job code: JO0000000042

Start date: 21/12/2017


Senior Systems Safety Engineer - Avionics

Contract - China

Role Summary/Purpose
The Senior Systems Safety Engineer will be responsible for conducting the safety assessment of avionics systems for our Client. It is expected that the Senior Systems Safety Engineer will provide training to the Systems Engineers on safety design process and methods. In addition, the Senior Systems Safety Engineer will support the system architeture and design work of Avionics Systems for our Client.

This position serves as the systems safety domain expert for our Client, requires extensive experience and in-depth knowledge of safety activities starting at the avionics system level with experience at the aircraft level being desirable. This role must be capable of allocating safety requirements, conducting applicable analysis and assessments, and performing requirements validation and verification at the system and subsystem levels as it relates to safety function.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities
Responsibilities include:
·Conduct safety analysis and assessments at the system and subsystem levels.
·Generate safety requirements and allocate to the system and subsystem levels.
·Provide training to the systems engineers on safety design process and methods.
·Execute the design, analysis, or evaluation of assigned safety projects adhering to business standards, practices, procedures, and product/program requirements, manage corresponding project schedule and costs.
·Coordinate with suppliers to define their safety programs and oversee their efforts.
·Document safety related technical data of assigned projects, conforming engineering policies and procedures.
·Provide timely communications on significant safety issues or developments.
·Integrate processes across functional areas to improve coordination and maximize efficiency.

Qualifications/Requirements (must have to fill the job)
·Minimum Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Computer Engineering/Sciences, Mathematics, or other related Engineering and Science fields from an accredited institution.
·At least 10 years of proven experience in safety design and analysis of complex electronic products and/or avionics systems.
·Established expertise in safety analysis and assessment, safety requirements development and resource allocation, proven hands-on experience in SSPP, FHA, PSSA, SSA, etc.

Job code: JO0000000041

Start date: 21/12/2017


Embedded Software Engineer(C/Matlab)

Contract - Sweden

Strongfield are working with a number of leading automotive and vehicle companies in Sweden embarking on range of new development projects., including electric vehicles, intelligent vehicle safety systems and engine/powertrain development.

We are seeking experienced software engineers with automotive/vehicle industry knowledge for long-term contract assignments near Stockholm and in Gothenburg. Our clients are seeking a range of software design, development and test skills and projects experience and are looking for knowledge in one or more of the following:-

• Test automation within HIL and/or SIL environments
• Programming skills in Python or C, with knowledge of Matlab/Simulink
• Knowledge of engine, powertrain or electric vehicle systems
• Embedded systems development, including safety engineering aspects

Initial contracts will be at least 6 months, with a number of roles offering 12 months at the outset. Due to the long-term nature of the projects further work beyond this is extremely likely. These are hourly paid contracts, with competitive rates depending on experiences and seniority (there are also Team leading positions).

Job code: JO0000000028

Start date: 16/10/2017


Catia V5 DMU Designers

Contract - UK

Catia V5 Designers with DMU Digital Mock Up experience, clash detection etc. Geometric validation, and Liaison with Design Engineers, to enable resolution of design conflicts. Interiors .

Job code: JO0000000043

Start date: 21/12/2017


Technical Expert - Ice-Protection

Contract - China

Leading Chinese civil aerospace engine development organization are seeking a Technical Expert in Ice Protection Systems design and analysis to provide high-level technical consultancy support for a new major aero engine development program. (in support of the COMAC C919 / widebody programs)

Responsibilities for this position will include:
·Establish the development strategy within Ice protection design & analysis.
·Take lead role within research and design activities, including managing resources and responsibility for the engineering application of technology.
·Provide technical expertise within ice protection technology within engineering design.
·Responsible for personal development of technical staff in the team.

You will be a technical expert within the field of ice protection design & analysis for aircraft structures and systems, including some knowledge of systems for aero engines. This will ideally include experience of airworthiness standards certification. You should have held a lead role and be capable of taking charge of major design/research projects.

Depending on the individual, the role can be taken up as a full-time / long-term (2-5years) direct hire with the client (based Shanghai) or part-time (limited hours e.g. 1000 / yr), with a mixture of working in China and regular home breaks. Some remote working can be also possible. Remuneration will be either hourly rate of monthly salary for long-term positions based in China (which will include a good basic salary, accommodation, medical cover, flights home, local transport etc.)

Job code: JO0000000019

Start date: 28/8/2017


Chief Design Engineers - Engines

Contract - China

Shanghai, China
Leading Chinese civil aerospace engine development organisation are seeking a high-level Chief Design Engineers to provide consultancy support in Low Emission Combustion & engine compression systems for a new major aero engine development program. (in support of the COMAC C919 / widebody programs)
Design Chief - Low Emission Combustion
Responsibilities:
To formulate the technology development of civil aircraft engine turbine.
To organize the construction of related design system and Test & Verification platform of civil aircraft engine turbine.
To organize the research of civil aircraft engine turbine.
To scheme and conduct the technological cooperation with domestic and foreign research organization in civil aircraft engine turbine.
To organize the application of key technology research and pre-research project.
To provide technological consultation in developing civil aircraft engine turbine.
To train, guide and improve the skills of working team.
Requirements:
15+ years working experience in civil aircraft engine turbine field.
Solid knowledge in turbine aerodynamic, cooling, mechanical and structure theory.
Familiar with key technology of civil aircraft engine turbine..
Priority will be given to those who have the experience of civil aircraft engine turbine design and test.
Priority will be given to those who have the experience of project management and team management or extraordinary achievement. 
Design Chief in civil aircraft engine's compression system
Responsibilities:
To formulate the technology development of civil aircraft engine's compression design system, including fan, booster and high pressure compressor.
To organize the construction of related design system and Test&Verification platform of civil aircraft engine's compression system.
To organize the research of design in civil aircraft engine's compression system.
To scheme and conduct the technological cooperation with domestic and foreign research organization of design in civil aircraft engine's compression system.
To organize the application of key technology research and pre-research project.
To provide technological consultation in designing in civil aircraft engine's compression system.
To train, guide and improve the skills of working team.
Requirements:
15+ years working experience in civil aircraft engine's compression system design field
Solid knowledge in compression system design theory.
Familiar with key technology of design in civil aircraft engine's compression system.
Priority will be given to those who have the experience of design and test in civil aircraft engine's compression system.
Priority will be given to those who havethe experience of project management and team management or extraordinary achievement. 
Terms
Depending on the individual, the role can be taken up as a full-time / long-term (2-5years) direct hire with the client or part-time (limited hours e.g. 1000 / yr), with a mixture of working in China and regular home breaks. Some remote working can be also possible. Remuneration will be either hourly rate of monthly salary for longterm.

Job code: JO0000000008

Start date: 14/8/2017