Senior Research Engineer

Bristol, United Kingdom

Job Reference 1238444

Location Bristol, United Kingdom

Industry Aerospace

Function Engineering & Design

Job Type Contract

Date Added March 1, 2024

Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients. With over 800 employees and 6,000 contractors operating in over 50 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry and the level of experience, exposure and expertise that the organization has is unparalleled.

Airswift is supporting a leading Aircraft designer in the Aerospace industry.

We are seeking experienced Aerospace Engineers to support build teams and designers for a world first propulsion system for sub-regional aircrafts to be scaled up to larger aircrafts.

Main responsibilities will be support the design and construction of testing rigs that will be used to test items, physical loads, electrical systems and the propulsion system.

Project Tasks:

  • Control of Structural Interfaces & Hardware Selection
  • BOMs
  • Instrumentation
  • Structural Analysis
  • HV & LV wiring & connector selection and integration for Cryogenics and Hydrogen installations
  • Designing and Integrating on experimental rigs


  • Degree level or equivalent in Aeronautical or Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum 5 years experience in engineering design for Aerospace or out-of-auto Manufacturing Projects
  • Knowledge of HV & LV wiring & connectors
  • Hydrogen Propulsion or Cryogenic Knowledge

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