Electronics Technician

Kemble, Bristol
14 days ago
Full time role


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 Digital & Flight Systems team based in Kemble & Bristol as an Electronics Technician and help us to achieve our mission of pioneering electric aviation.What will you be doing?

As an Electronics Technician you will be responsible for providing critical support to the team in flight test operations. This includes the off-aircraft installation and configuration of both hardware and software components. Additionally, you will be tasked with the ongoing maintenance and repair of these systems as needed. Your role role is pivotal in ensuring that the necessary infrastructure for flight tests is optimally set up, fostering a seamless testing environment.

You will be working closely with the digital systems team as well as the test, build and maintenance teams and supporting them with rig development, commissioning, setup, and test execution as/when required.

You will report directly into the Digital & Flight Systems Principal Architect and be a key member of the digital systems team, supporting the 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 and in order to achieve this, you will need to have proven practical experience and hands-on involvement in assembling test rigs, and proficiency in tasks such as cable and connector making, soldering, and utilizing power tools as well as working knowledge of at least one CAD tool. Additionally, you will need the ability to diagnose, repair, and maintain electronic equipment and systems. The successful candidate should demonstrate a profound passion for innovation and a drive for creating something new.


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.

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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