Main Duties and Responsibilities

New Product Development

  • Develops Mechanical designs to system sub elements in compliance with defined requirements and system architectures and resolves minor architectural or implementation problems as they arise.
  • Develops all required supporting documentation during the development of the solution in accordance with defined Engineering procedures.
  • Ensure that all work is delivered in accordance with allocated work packages to the required cost and time targets and the defined quality standards.
  • Supports all relevant Integration and Qualification Activities in ensuring the assigned design element works as part of the broader system.
  • Contributes to component selection and definition in the STG Aerospace development tools.

Sustaining Engineering

  • Follows Design & Development Processes and Procedures and completes all relevant checklists during the development of product solutions.
  • Identifies and supports opportunities for the improvement of the engineering function as well as the wider business including the development of new procedures and artefacts when required.
  • Follows configuration management processes and identifies solutions where product or process falls short of such requirements.


Key Experience/Skills


  • Degree qualified in Mechanical Design & Development or equivalent.
  • 2 years+ Experience of operating in a New Product development engineering environment, with responsibilities for delivery of design solutions to schedule and quality against defined requirements. .
  • 2 years+ Experience of using 3D and 2D CAD tools.
  • Competent ability of designing for injection moulding and extrusion manufacturing techniques as well as machined, diecast and fabricated parts.
  • An understanding of the complete Engineering Development Lifecycle from Requirements definition to Volume manufacturing.
  • An understanding of Health & Safety compliance.
  • English GCSE or equivalent (min Grade C)
  • Intermediate level user of MS Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • Strong numerical and verbal ability.


  • Experience of design for the cabin interior aerospace environment and regulated environments, particularly LED lighting.
  • Operational understanding of the Solidworks Design Environment.
  • Knowledge of AS9100 compliance and operating environment.
  • Competent understanding of Design for Manufacture (DfM) and Design for Test (DfT) techniques.
  • Flexibility in dealing with changing priorities.


Key Competencies

  • Communication: to be able to liaise with a range of third parties including customers and suppliers with confidence and communicate clearly and with confidence to internal team members and other functional stakeholders.
  • Relationship building: to develop strong collaborative relations with staff and third parties.
  • Team working: to be able to support other team members and take instruction in company’s goals achieving the company’s goals.
  • Time management: to be able to effectively prioritise to achieve goals.
  • Thoroughness: to ensure own and others' work and information are complete and accurate; following up with others to ensure that commitments have been fulfilled.
  • Analytical thinking: to tackle a problem by using a logical, systematic, sequential approach.


We are always interested in hearing from world class talent to join us in us in the next stage of our growth. If you have a real passion for the passenger experience and want to be part of a global success story in aviation we’re ready to light the way for your success!

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