FCS Control Law Design

Job Description

FCS Control Law Design

Would you like to be part of a team responsible for designing the advanced primary control laws for this new generation combat aircraft? We currently have an exciting vacancy for an FCS Control Law Design working with our highly experienced team in the cosmopolitan city of Ankara, Turkey.

The role will involve Flight Mechanics / Stability & Control analysis and design for compliance with Handling Qualities requirements. The aircraft is in the very early stages of design and the vacancy offers an opportunity to be at the heart of, and influencing, the development of this exciting project.

You will be working in a multi-national team interfacing with a wide spectrum of specialist engineers across the project. You will be expected to be involved in the coaching and training of less experienced personnel

Your main responsibilities as an FCS Control Law Design will involve:

Analysing different aircraft options

Recommending improvements - design advice to the concept development team

Defining wind tunnel & CFD test requirements and analysing the results of these

Supporting Wind Tunnel testing both internal and external to Turkey

Refining & characterising the selected aircraft concept

Your skills and qualifications:

Working Knowledge of Control law design principles for Stability & Control and Handling Qualities

Experience in the Certification requirements and principles

Aerodynamic characterisation and parametric modelling knowledge and experience

And experience within the following;

Matlab & Simulink

Flight Simulation

Linear and non-linear design analysis

Software specification

To apply for this position please complete the application form and upload this into your application.

Location: Turkey, Ankara

Salary: Competitive

BAE Systems

At BAE Systems we work together to help our customers protect the things that really count - lives, livelihoods and ways of life. We design, build and maintain advanced defence technology that protects people all over the world.

If you're looking for a unique challenge, apply your talent where it counts with BAE Systems Turkey. We are committed to recruiting, developing and retaining the very best people as we expand our presence in Turkey, working closely with Turkish Aerospace Industries on the TF-X programme to develop a fifth-generation fighter jet for the Turkish Air Force.

The TF-X Programme was launched in December 2010 for the acquisition of a domestically developed aircraft to fulfil the Turkish Air Force's requirements for combat aircraft beyond 2020. It is a National Prestige Program for a fifth-generation fighter.

There are a range of exciting roles available based in Ankara in Turkey between 2020 and 2023. These will be predominantly located at the Turkish Aerospace Industries site in Ankara. As a valued team member, you'll enjoy a competitive salary and benefits package, as well having the chance to further your skills by working on an exciting and cutting-edge project.

We recognise that an inclusive and diverse workplace - where all employees feel respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential - is vitally important. Not only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it's good for business. We celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people.

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