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Aerostructures Lead

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 22 April 2021

JAM is working with an autonomous aerial platform business who are building a new aircraft system to change the way the world moves goods. With a great culture, vision, and mission they are focused on bringing innovation to the logistics sector. With an enthusiastic market response and a fantastic partnership with a commercial global aircraft producer this is a fantastic make-your-mark role.

Your Role:

  • You will drive teams efforts to model, design, evaluate, prototype and manufacture our aircrafts primary structures and components and systems.
  • Drive design of UAV systems
  • Build and review 3D models in SolidWorks of large and small composite and metallic/ plastic components.
  • Design for Manufacturability
  • Assure design for assembly and serviceability of mechanical and aerostructures
  • Aircraft Testing
  • Strategy and Planning
  • Leadership and Management


  • Proven track record of Engineering Management of team sized 3 - 10
  • Deep aerostructures experience and the ability to drive composite aerostructures from clean sheet to production aircraft
  • Solidworks experience
  • Experience of robotic systems or vehicle design would be an advantage
  • Past experience designing for a wide variety of production processes including but not limited to machining, 3D printing, waterjet and laser cutting, welding, castings, injection molding, gluing & bonding, etc.

To Apply

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