Configuration Design - TAI TFX
Our Reference: J63560
Job Terms: Salaried
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 a Configuration 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 design and analysis of configuration development and definition external geometry based on aerodynamics and multidisciplinary view.
Air vehicle sizing and systems integration
Configuration design and Multi-Disciplinary Design based on aerodynamic and design constraints (Flight Mechanics, Performance, RCS/IR Signature, Propulsion, Weight and Cost, Weapons Integration)
Stability and Control
Integration of mass property data, propulsion performance data and aerodynamic data to predict concept A/C performance,
Modelling air vehicle in CAD environment,
• Estimates air vehicle characteristics
Understanding of MDAO process and parametric models.
Multi-discipline ND systems integration trade studies to assess design space and concept viability. Expertise in multi-disciplinary configuration optimization.
Support the development of the critical skills and capabilities of client.