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Mechanical Systems Engineer

An Aerospace and Defence company based in Pretoria is looking for a Mechanical Systems Engineer with experience in Aeronautical Design.


  • Analysis of requirements and system functions
  • Specification writing
  • Translation of functional elements into practical hardware solutions, using CAD
  • Simulation of system solutions and performance prediction
  • Prototype acquisition, integration, and testing of equipment
  • Plan, resource and manage the systems engineering tasks to achieve the stated objectives, including design reviews at applicable system level
  • Report on progress and risks per system or development project
  • Pro-active identification and mitigation of risks
  • Adherence regarding aviation regulatory compliance matters and statutory requirements
  • Support procurement activities with technical requirements, including sourcing in accordance with requirements
  • Support costing of mechanical system solutions
  • Support Process Planning Sheet preparation for mechanical system integration
  • Support assembly line activities and queries on mechanical systems
  • Manage interface definition, including configuration changes
  • Support the flight test program

Minimum Qualifications and Experience

  • Tertiary qualification in Engineering (Mechanical/Mechatronics)
  • Experience in aeronautical design
  • Experience in structural analysis would be an advantage
  • Post graduate qualification in Mechanical or Systems Engineering and/or Project Management would be an advantage
  • Experience in military systems engineering processes would be an advantage

Required Knowledge, Skills and Attributes

  • Ability to work in a team
  • Selfmotivated
  • Creative and analytical thinker
  • Practical problem solving and rootcauses analysis skills
  • Management and networking skills
  • Resilient and proactive
  • Disciplined and structured
  • High ethical standards


  • Negotiable salary depending on qualifications and experience

Apply online or forward your CV to nico@aviationlink.co.za

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