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Senior Systems Specialist

Titchfield, United Kingdom


Job Description

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Do you want to work for a global player, where we care about ethics, inclusion and diversity and our people?


Senior Systems Specialist


Your key deliverables:

  • Leads the development of future fuel system research & development programmes, including interface and equipment requirements

  • Co-ordinates internal and external resources and provide technical leadership to a team of multi-disciplinary engineers such that projects are delivered to specification, on time and to budget

  • Ensures that technical, regulatory, commercial & core product strategy requirements are properly understood and that design implementations meet these requirements

  • Leads validation, verification and integration activities

  • Acts as a technical point of contact for the customer and to improve customer relations

  • Chairs Non-Advocate Reviews, Design reviews, and Technical Meetings

  • Authorise estimates on work packages and the identification of risks with suitable mitigation

  • To lead a technical project team through the full development lifecycle of the programme, including ensuring PreLaunch/ProLaunch/ACES Engineering activities are completed

  • To keep up to date with latest aerospace technologies, especially that related to aircraft fuel system and general fluid management performance

  • To identify emerging technologies that could be exploited in aircraft fuel, inerting & gauging systems

  • Supports systems proposal technical activities for distribution, gauging, and inerting systems



Are you?


  • Demonstrated leadership skills with a proven track record of driving change

  • Professional manner and ability to work well with customers

  • Ability to present at internal and external technical and commercial reviews at senior level

  • Ability to travel internationally (<20%) in support of design reviews, Non-Advocate Reviews, customer and supplier visits


  • Knowledge of databus interface protocols desirable e.g. ARINC, CAN

  • Knowledge of aircraft systems, particularly fuel, inerting and thermal management

  • Knowledge of ARP4754, ARP4761, DO-254 and/or DO178


  • Extensive experience with design processes, new product introduction and creative/innovative thinking

  • Extensive experience of aerospace systems engineering processes

  • Extensive experience of civil aviation regulations governing system design

  • Extensive experience of aerospace safety, reliability and maintainability processes and practices

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering.  Advanced degree preferred


If yes then we want to hear about you!


What Eaton offers?


  • Competitive compensation and benefits package (/you can list the benefits here/)

  • Contract in fast growing global company

  • Challenging projects in dynamic collaborative team

  • Great promotional opportunities  – We encourage internal promotion, whenever possible

  • Excellent working environment – safety and ethic are really important for us



(Candidate applying to the vacancy will be subject of the background screening. – if applicable)





We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Engineering

Region: Europe, Middle East, Africa
Organization: AER FMC Fuel Motion Control Systems

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 065556