Senior Safety Engineer: Flight Controls – Contract

Salary: From £40-£55 Per Hour (Dependent on experience)

Location: Japan

Contract: 12-18 Months


About you

We know that sometimes people can be put off applying for a job if they think they don’t tick every box. If you’re excited about working for a successful engineering consultancy and have a customer-focussed, can-do attitude, go ahead and apply. You could be exactly what we need!

We’re ideally looking for someone with experience in the following areas:

  • Professional attitude – Able to act as a company ambassador
  • Safety Assessment on Civil Aircraft (ARP4761)
  • Flight Control Systems (ATA 27)
  • EASA Certification (CS) 25 – Large Aeroplanes
  • Certification activities – certification planning and certification summary/compliance


About the role

We’re looking for talented Systems Safety Engineers with significant proven industry experience to join our team.

A solid knowledge of ATA27 flight controls and CS/FAA regulations and compliance is required and will be key to success in this role; as will a considered client facing attitude to performing the work.

Our projects cover both fixed wing and rotary wing aircraft for UK and internationally based customers. Your role is to be primarily based in our client’s office in Japan for 12-18 months.


About us

Founded in 1987, Stirling Dynamics has grown from a handful of expert engineers to a team of 100+ staff. The success of the company is made possible through a customer-focussed, can-do culture. Everything we do is underpinned by our company mission statement:

  • To deliver innovative technical services and technology solutions into our core markets
  • To build sustainable, beneficial relationships between suppliers, clients and institutions
  • To be recognised as an innovator and catalyst of new technologies
  • To continue to make valuable investments for the future through education, research and development


Our strategy

Strong financial performance is essential to support investment and growth. Looking forward we aim to achieve the following objectives:

  • Increased business development and marketing activities to develop new markets
  • Addition of new engineering capabilities to meet emerging customer needs
  • Technology refresh for control products and systems
  • Increased investment in training and professional development schemes



This role will be based in Japan.


Other information 

At Stirling Dynamics we celebrate diversity and know that it’s critical for our success. We work hard to make sure we’re inclusive. So, if you are great at what you do, we want to hear from you!

If you need any adjustments made to the application or selection process so you can do your best, let us know. We will be happy to help.

We review CV’s as we receive them and interview as soon as we receive good applications. We don’t use closing dates. So, please apply as soon as possible to avoiding missing out on this role.

No agencies please.