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Expleo is a trusted partner for end-to-end, integrated engineering, quality services and management consulting for digital transformation. We help businesses harness unrelenting technological change to successfully deliver innovations that will help them gain a competitive advantage and improve the everyday lives of people around the globe. We are seeking a highly organised and motivated Senior Software Engineer to join our proactive and innovative tea

We are Expleo

We help businesses harness unrelenting technological change to successfully deliver innovations.

Project Information:

The Aircraft Design Team provides technical solutions and develops modifications to military & civil aircraft. This can include the introduction of new aircraft avionic or mission systems, RF & antenna systems and electrical power generation/ distribution equipment/systems.  

Domain: Electrical and Avionics


  • Developing modification proposals with Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) for the introduction of new or upgraded electrical & RF avionics & mission systems capabilities.
  • Supporting the preparation of bids and proposals.
  • Taking ownership of modification packages through the entire design lifecycle.
  • Customer liaison to develop concepts and documentation of requirements.
  • Liaison with OEM and other suppliers to gather understanding and suitable documentation to facilitate detailed installation/ integration design.
  • Analysis of systems design issues, determination of actions & solutions.
  • Initial system design & liaison with the detail design team to develop the final solution.
  • Managing the development of modifications to the aircraft by planning & administration of the Modification Design Processes.
  • Liaison with the Production Organisation to solve problems arising in installation.
  • Production of test documentation & other analyses/ reports.
  • Liaison with test/ production engineers to complete test regime.
  • Production of modification control documentation & subsequent certification of the resulting modification with CAA, EASA, MAA or other certification requirements.
  • Liaison with Certification Authorities.
  • Production & review of modifications to the Aircraft Document Set.
  • Ensuring that all engineering activities undertaken are conducted in accordance with RUK and site procedures that reflects best practice and is in accordance with the relevant governance agencies procedures.


  • Degree or equivalent experience in electrical engineering, avionic engineering, physics or similar.


  • Recent experience in the design, integration & certification of aircraft avionic & electronic systems at a senior level.
  • Wide knowledge of current avionic & military sensors & systems.
  • Knowledge of aircraft power generation & distribution systems.
  • Understanding and experience of the Systems Engineering life cycle.
  • Experience of working within a multi-discipline team in the aerospace industry.
  • Eligible for or Holder of current SC security clearance (will sponsor as required).


  • Experience of successfully delivering Aircraft / Systems bid work;
  • Experience of customer facing environments.
  • Experience in the support of production organisations from within a design organisation.
  • Knowledge of civil & military modification & certification processes.
  • Experience in a position of authority (team leader/ deputy) within a design organisation.
  • Knowledge of EASA/ FAA certification requirements.
  • Knowledge of current military certification requirements.


  • Collaborative working environment – we stand shoulder to shoulder with our clients and our peers through good times and challenges 
  • We empower all passionate technology loving professionals by allowing them to expand their skills and take part in inspiring projects  
  • Expleo Academy - enables you to acquire and develop the right skills by delivering a suite of accredited training courses 
  • Competitive company benefits such as medical and dental insurance, pension, life assurance, employee wellbeing programme, sports and social events, birthday hampers and much more!  
  • Always working as one team, our people are not afraid to think big and challenge the status quo 

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Opportunity Overview

  • Deadline: Ongoing
  • Immediate Start
  • Starting Salary: Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Bristol/Remote
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Preferred Disciplines...

  • Avionics
  • Electrical
  • Electronic
  • Mechanical
  • Mechatronics
  • Physics

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