Structural Test Engineer

3 months ago
Full time role
Kemble, England, GB... more
Kemble, England, GB... more

Company

Vertical Aerospace builds technology to revolutionize how people fly, by making air travel personal, on-demand, and carbon-free. Since its inception ...

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Job Description

Join the Test Team based in Kemble as an Structural Test Engineer and help us to achieve our mission of pioneering electric aviation.What success will look like for you, as an Structural Test Engineer? 

As an, Structural Test Engineer, you will be responsible for working closely with the structural test rig design engineers and test technicians starting from the design phase of the rig till to the end of test execution. This role will have elements of “hands on” work, with the assistance of our skilled technicians.

You will be working closely with the structures function and numerous product teams to identify the structural tests needed and develop pragmatic plans to provide the results on-time.

You will be taking responsibility for the test rig assembly and test execution which will be vital for our continued development of our in-house expertise, specialist knowledge and capabilities.

What would we like you to bring.

We want you to be successful in your role, in order to achieve this, you will need to have an basic understanding of assembly methods and design considerations. Additionally, you will need good skills / knowledge of aerospace testing methods, as well as strong interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with colleagues across a wide range of technical disciplines. Ideally you will have gained this experience from either Aerospace or Automotive sectors.


What can you expect from us?

We're on a mission. Where others see limits, we see opportunity, and we work at pace. Working at Vertical isn't your average role but for those seeking a challenge, a flexible, supportive organisation and an incredible team; working here is an opportunity to do the best work of your career.

Our approach promotes ingenuity and courage, while our environment builds success through diligence in safety and being open in the way we work. The only way we're going to assure the next chapter of aviation history is by working as a team, relentlessly, towards our goal.  


Our benefits

Our people matter - we're not going anywhere without them. Which is why our company benefits go beyond the essentials.

  • 26 days holiday, plus bank holiday
  • 5 extra days per year to buy (or sell)
  • 5 extra days holiday when you get married or enter a civil partnership
  • Additional 4% of your salary to spend on extra benefits
  • Award-winning digital health and wellbeing service (Help@Hand)
  • Company Share Scheme - open to every Vertical employee
  • Company Pension Scheme - 5% and we match it
  • Breakfast on us, every day

We may just be the hardest job you've ever had, but we're confident it will be the most rewarding. Join the team today and help us shape the future of Advanced Air Mobility.


Disclaimer Statement

We encourage you to apply even if you may not have all the experience listed in the advert. We recognise that talent comes in various forms and we are committed to providing opportunities that create an environment of growth, diversity, and inclusion for everyone. As part of our desire to review and make our processes fair, we may ask you questions related to these aspects during the application process. For more information on how we will use your data, see our Legal section.

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