An Aerospace Engineer applies scientific and technological principles to research, design, development, maintenance and test performance of civil and military aircraft, missiles, weapons systems, satellites and space vehicles. They also work on the different components that make up these aircraft and systems.
Foundation degree, HNC/HND or degree in aerospace engineering or avionics. A level 6 apprenticeship is now available for this role, too.
- A strong technical knowledge
- Creativity and innovation to develop new designs
- Able to use advanced mathematical methods to assist in design and problem solving
- Attention to detail and methodical approach to work
- Self motivated
- A passion for aviation.
£20,000 to £28,000