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Job – Chief Systems Engineer – Aerospace in Slough
Location: Slough, UK
Salary: £60000 – £75000 Per year
Job type: Permanent
Category: Aerospace Engineering
Job Reference: 1164032/006
Posted on: 27 Jan 2018
About the Role:
Chief Systems Engineer – Aerospace
A well established, respected and high profile specialist aerospace engineering group is seeking a talented Chief Engineer to lead and develop numerous technical engineering areas.
Management responsibilities include:
+ Taking full accountability for product design quality and safety assurance
+ Being responsible for continuous development of engineering processes
+ Lead and govern engineering departments
+ Maintain and develop best practice guides for all engineering activities
+ Other managerial and technical duties will be required
+ Experience in project management or systems engineering
+ Substantial senior engineering management experience within the aerospace, defence or regulated mechanical engineering industries
+ Broad commercial and financial understanding
+ Strong leadership and business acumen
+ At least a degree or higher qualification in a mechanical or aerospace engineering subject
+ Chartered Engineer
14 Feb 18. Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) today broke ground on a new, $50m, 255,000 square foot office facility and announced plans to hire about 1,800 people over the next two years, of which about 500 will be based in Orlando.
Florida Governor Rick Scott said, “I am proud to announce Lockheed Martin is continuing to invest in Florida by creating 500 new jobs as part of their expansion in Orlando. Lockheed Martin is already a major job creator for our state, and our commitment to cutting taxes and making Florida business-friendly is making it easier for this global business to continue to create thousands of opportunities for Florida families.”
Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs said, “Today’s announcement tells the world that we have a skilled workforce and an economic climate in which high-tech manufacturing and development can succeed. And it tells our local community that we’re building an economy with depth, diversification and opportunity.”
“With this expansion, Lockheed Martin is further solidifying its already robust presence in Florida and supporting our business growth,” said Frank St. John, Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control (MFC) executive vice president. “The Research & Development II building underscores our customer commitments to provide the most modern facilities for our talented workforce to produce critical capabilities for the U.S. and allies for years to come.”
Employees working in the new building will support engineering, program management and research and development activities for MFC, which primarily designs, manufactures and supports advanced combat, missile, rocket, manned and unmanned systems for customers including the U.S. Department of Defense, NASA and allied nations.
Employees at Lockheed Martin’s MFC site in Orlando lead the aerospace and defense industry in their experience with technologies related to electro-optics, millimeter wave radar, image and signal processing, advanced materials, electronic packaging and large-system integration.
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