UK Livelink Aerospace – Aerospace Engineer

Working within a fun and knowledgeable team to research, design, develop and test Aerospace technologies and product prototypes. The work is centred around the interesting subject of drones and Software Defined Radios (SDR) systems.

Do you have what it takes?
• General willingness to ‘get your hands dirty’ at building and testing systems
• Excellent communication skills
• Able to work independently as well as part of a team
• Strong research and analytical skills
• Able to balance high workloads and prioritise between proactive and reactive jobs
• An excellent problem solver
• Willingness to learn
• An individual who is solution focused and tackles projects and tasks in a positive manner
• Self-starter who can manage projects from end to end and use their own initiative
• A logical thinker

Specific knowledge beneficial to the team
• Electronics and microcontrollers
• CAD/CAM and 3D printing
• Programming (e.g. Arduino, Python, C, Matlab)
• Radio controlled systems (From hobby level to more advanced Ardupilot flight controllers)
• Computer Vision
• Motion control (servos, stepper motors)

Duties and key responsibilities

• Researching and developing ideas/solutions to assist the aerospace department in achieving department objectives
• Assisting other members of the team during testing
• Developing an internship project to enhance a product or technology Perks
● 33 days paid holiday (including Bank Holidays) rising by a day each year to 36 days after 3 years service
● A bonus scheme to reward your contribution to the success of LiveLink and the success of Livelink
● 4% contributions towards the NEST pension scheme
● Membership of a Health and Wellbeing support scheme
● Childcare Vouchers and membership of a Ride2Work scheme (discounted bicycles)
● A healthy social calendar such as Cake Club, Burrito Fridays, sailing trips, lunchtime walks and summer parties
● Learning and development opportunities, both internally and externally

To apply for this role, please be sure you fit the requirements, and send your cover letter and CV to: [email protected]