Our Reference: J63561
Job Terms: Both
Location: Preston, Lancashire
Job Category: Aerospace
Expleo are supporting a major client based in the Middle East involved in the development of a 5th generation military aircraft. We are looking for an Aerodynamic Design engineer to join this exciting opportunity to be involved in producing a world class military aircraft. The position will be based in Turkey for an initial 12 month period. This will be a fixed term contract with salaries based on experience and skill levels.
Due to the nature of the project, candidates must be nationals of one of the NATO countries who are eligible for security clearance in their home countries.
The role is responsible for the aerodynamic design and analysis of configuration and definition external geometry based on aerodynamics.
Aerodynamic design and design optimization of the aircraft configuration (fore body, wings, control surfaces, aft body)
Interpreting on analysis results and experimental flow measurements.
Utilize tools and methods for aerodynamic analysis, pre-and post-process.
Investigate the thermal characteristics of the flow field and thermal process between the high speed flow and geometry.
Knowledge of low/high speed aerodynamics, compressible /incompressible flow, wind tunnel testing, computational fluid dynamics.
Knowledge on High Performance Computing environments, parallel processing.
Create the manufacturable External Geometry, determine the external Tolerances including steps & gaps, component alignment and evaluate the out of tolerance airframe features
Support the development the critical skills (tools, methodologies, human resources etc.) and capabilities of the client
Preferable experience level: ~ 15 years