Avionics Design Engineer

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

Maintenance and Engineering

Full Time



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Our client has an opportunity for an Avionics Design Engineer to join them on a permanent basis. As the Avionics Design Engineer, you will be responsible for the creation of high quality, accurate design data, ensuring it’s delivered on time and to budget.
Role: Avionics Design Engineer
Location: Cheltenham
Hours: Full time. Some Flexibility of working hours is available on agreement, however the role is predominantly based on site, due to the nature of work carried out.
Salary: Discussed Upon Application

What you’ll be doing:

  • Production of manufacturing and installation drawings using AutoCAD in compliance with the Design Office Handbook (DOH) and relevant Certification Basis e.g. CS-27.
  • Provision of support to the structural / mechanical design engineers in matters relating to electrical / avionic design.
  • Provision of support to the production and installation engineers in matters relating to electrical / avionic design.
  • Carry out aircraft surveys to define design solutions as required.
  • Supporting wider business activities, such as design, certification and production planning where required.
  • Ensure Company health, safety and environmental procedures are implemented and complied with at all times.


  • HNC / HND / Degree in a relevant engineering subject (Essential)
  • Knowledge of, and the ability to select, appropriate avionic / systems manufacturing techniques and solutions for aerospace applications. (Essential)
  • Experience working within an Aerospace Design Office (PART 21J). (Essential)
  • Knowledge of aerospace avionic systems design processes. (Essential)
  • Ability to work to a high and consistent level of accuracy. (Essential)
  • Conceptual system design. (Essential)
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook etc). (Essential)
  • Right to live and work in the UK without restrictions
  • Experience of the full design life-cycle from conception to delivery of the design package. (Desirable)
  • Understanding of cockpit/cabin ergonomics. (Desirable)
  • Proficient user of AutoCAD (training can be provided). (Desirable)
  • Knowledge of CAA / EASA Part 21 Subpart J (DOA) & G (POA) requirements. (Desirable)
  • Highly collaborative and able to work successfully as part of a team
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrates strong knowledge of electrical engineering principles
  • Previous experience as a drawing checker is beneficial

All applicants must have the legal right to work in the UK and be subject to satisfactory security clearance which includes 3 years reference checks. Verification of any qualifications/passport/licences must be shown at interview stage.

If you are interested in applying for this position and you meet the requirements, please apply immediately!

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