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Airworthiness Engineer

Raytheon UK
United Kingdom-Leighton Buzzard
Closing date
6 Dec 2022

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Defence , Engineering, IT
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Software Developer
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Apply now and be part of the team that's redefining aerospace, every day.

We are a flexible working employer and welcome the opportunity to discuss flexibility requirements with our applicants.

Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defence industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers' toughest problems and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market. We are currently on the lookout for a Airworthiness Engineer to join the team in Leighton Buzzard.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Provides airworthiness support to major projects in both new design and aftermarket teams
  • Provides support to lead airworthiness engineer the day to day operation and running of the office of airworthiness function.
  • Support and uphold the airworthiness governance, ensuring compliance to regulatory requirements.
  • Support the management and upkeep of the design office handbook
  • Maintain process and procedures of the design organisation, specifically the preparation and checking of compliance to Part 21
  • Ensure capability and competence of external subcontractors inclusive of test facilities are current and be capable of conducting technical audits on behalf of the design organisation
Key Requirements:
  • The successful candidate will have a strong customer-focus and a mind-set to take on challenges and create solutions, as well as a Demonstrated Pro-Active attitude and a proven record of working in a cross functional team.
  • Previous experience is a relevant field
  • Excellent communicator with the ability to build trust with customers.
  • Good organisational skills with the ability to plan a variety of tasks through understanding the appropriate level of detail, and then Use the team as appropriate to Execute.
Why work for us?
  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Fantastic pension scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance, Employee Assistance Programme, the ability to buy holidays, a cycle to work scheme & other great employee discounts
Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.

Closing Date: 07/12/2022


Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. It is a prime contractor and major supplier to the U.K. Ministry of Defence and has developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, national security and commercial markets. Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software at facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Waddington, Broughton and Manchester.


Raytheon UK has six key sites. Our manufacturing hub is in Glenrothes in Fife where we employ more than 560 people. The aircraft systems integration takes place in Broughton, North Wales. We manage the Sentinel programme from RAF Waddington where we provide training and a wide range of development work for the RAF. At Gloucester and Manchester, our new cyber business centres conduct specialist research and software development work for customers, and finally there’s our technology centre in Harlow.


With more than 1,600 employees situated across England, Scotland and Wales, Raytheon UK continues to invest in its infrastructure and people as well as growing its graduate and apprenticeship programmes.


Raytheon Company, with 2017 sales of $25 billion and 64,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 96 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5I™ products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Mass.

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