Design Assurance Engineer

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Raytheon UK

Design Assurance Engineer
Home Based/Broughton – Hybrid Arrangement

Principal Duties, Responsibilities and Accountabilities
A Design Assurance Engineer is required to support the Head of Design and Deputy Head of Design, in relation to RUKs CAA, EASA & MAA Design Organisation Approvals. This role will involve the following:
Maintaining the design procedure set.
Researching regulations and advising engineering on compliance matters.
Reviewing regulation changes and identifying procedure or contract changes needed to comply.
Maintaining design regulation compliance matrices.
Integration of new design processes and tools within the design procedures.
The preparation for internal and external design audits.
Addressing internal and external audit findings and improvement opportunities.
Technical review of aircraft design build standards.
The preparation of EASA 21.J Permit to Fly or DAOS Military Permit to Fly certificates.
Support the approval of design subcontractors: audits, work package description, monitoring, and the liaison with supply chain and commercial.
Interface of the design organisation with the customer authority with respect to design document deliverables.
Backup to the Coordinating Design Organisation Support Engineer with in service design queries, and support to customer Configuration Control Board and Local Technical Committee meetings.

Functional Responsibilities
Close liaison with Head and Deputy Head of Design and the Office of Airworthiness.
Collaboration and support to the wider engineering community.
Adherence to and development of best practice process.

Candidate Specification
Degree Qualified in a relevant subject, e.g. Aeronautics, Engineering, Physics, or Mathematics, or equivalent relevant experience.
Membership of a Professional body.

Knowledge of Part 21 DOA, aircraft airworthiness regulations and interfaces with maintenance and Continuing Airworthiness Management Organisations.
Adequate knowledge of multiple aerospace design disciplines.
Experience with Product Data Management tools.

Personal Characteristics
Attention to detail and process adherence.
Good inter personal and communication skills.
Recognise the need for regular, concise and objective status reporting.

Eligible for or Holder of current SC security clearance (RSL will sponsor as required) 185750
Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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