Principal Aircraft Noise Engineer Principal Aircraft Noise Engineer …

IHS Markit
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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IHS Markit
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
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Principal Aircraft Noise Engineer
About Us

Over the past 80 years, the Engineering Sciences Data Unit (ESDU) has researched, developed and published a large collection of design and calculation documents (known as Data Items) and software covering a number of engineering disciplines, but mostly within the aerospace sector. The current vacancy lies within the Aircraft Noise and Structural Dynamics Group, whose work is guided and monitored by a technical committee consisting of independent experts from industry, research and academia. Items are issued only after approval by the committee.

The work of ESDU lies somewhere between research and design, with the requirement that the final documents must serve the needs of practising engineers. Engineers at ESDU get the rare opportunity to investigate a whole range of different design problems in great depth. The work does not include experimental research but does require them to seek out all the available literature on a particular subject, understand it and then interpret it for use in the design process. The final product may be data, a method with or without a computer program, or some combination of these. The work is therefore both interesting and rewarding.

Your Role

You will be required to take overall responsibility for the maintenance and expansion of the Data Items and software in the Aircraft Noise Series and in the preparation of papers to be presented to the committee in order to obtain consensus for publication. You will need to interact with the committee in a professional manner.

Guidance on future Data Items for inclusion in the Aircraft Noise Series is provided by the committee.

About You

You will have a minimum of a good honours degree (but may have a higher degree) in acoustics, aeronautical engineering or a closely related discipline, coupled with experience obtained in an industrial or research organisation. Familiarity with use and interpretation of test data is essential, as is experience of applying and developing theoretical, semi-empirical and empirical techniques. Knowledge of FORTRAN and MATLAB is essential. A significant part of the work relies on successfully disseminating technical information and so a sound grasp of both spoken and written English is important.

What we offer
  • Cash incentive plan and equity award
  • Option to work from home
  • Flexible working hours
  • Membership of a Professional Institution
  • Opportunity to work with global experts in the field
  • Support for participation in conferences
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