Principal Design Engineer (Aerospace) in Portsmouth, United Kingdom at Pall

Date Posted: 9/8/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: AER000368

About Us

Pall Corporation is a global leader in high-tech filtration, separation, and purification, serving the diverse needs of customers across the broad spectrum of life sciences and industry.

Pall Life Sciences provides cutting-edge products and services to meet the demanding needs of customers discovering, developing and producing biotech drugs, vaccines, cell therapies and classic pharmaceuticals. Pall offers advanced medical technologies, which are often a patient’s last line of defense from dangerous pathogens. Pall’s food and beverage products provide critical protection from contaminants during various manufacturing steps.

Pall Industrial serves a diverse range of customers in the microelectronics, aerospace, fuels, petrochemical, chemical, automotive, and power generation industries. Pall is a key supplier to the innovative and demanding semiconductor and consumer electronics industries, and provides filtration products used in critical applications on commercial and military aerospace vehicles. Pall products are key to the reliability of industrial equipment. Pall’s engineered solutions help municipal and industrial customers address mounting water quality, scarcity and demand issues, and help energy companies maximize production and develop commercially successful next generation fuels.

Headquartered in Port Washington, New York, Pall has offices and plants throughout the world.

To learn more about Pall, please visit


are currently seeking a Principal
Design Engineer
to support our growing business.


As Principal Design Engineer within Pall
Aerospace, you will be responsible for the delivery of bespoke, high technology
filtration, separation and sensing products to multiple platforms.  You’ll be expected to lead the activities of
a cross-functional team of technical professionals to provide technical
direction, project management, and leadership for your assigned programmes.  You will also be expected to work closely
with sales, programme management, research, development, and external
suppliers, as you bring your products to volume manufacture in our factory.

This is a great opportunity for an
experienced senior aerospace engineer to take their career to the next level
and make a lasting impact on Aerospace products and technology

and Duties:

•     Development and mentoring of more
junior engineers

•     Delivery of right first time
design definition

•     Design verification via analysis
and calculation

•     Continuously Improve the NPI
process, utilising the Danaher Business System, world class lean toolbox and
kaizen activity

•     Get involved in our Engineering Excellence
Programme of cultivating an innovative environment through use of visual
management, virtual meeting spaces and VR design reviews

•     Accountability for airworthiness
and technical performance

•     Build continued expertise, through
acting as subject matter expert and potentially a Certification
Validation Engineer

•     Opportunity to travel the world,
working in partnership with our major airframe, engine and airline partners,
from bid support, right through to installation and support

Job Requirements


Basic Qualifications / Experience: 

•     Degree or equivalent in Mechanical
or Aerospace Engineering with strong experience in Engineering Design / Project
Engineering, including significant experience of Aerospace New Product
Introduction experience

•     Experienced in spreadsheet
analysis, report writing, and 3-D solid modeling software applications (preferably
CATIA V5 however not essential)

•     Familiarity
with aerospace materials and common manufacturing processes

•     Subject
matter expert in fluid dynamics, sensing or hydraulics systems

•     Experienced
in engineering project management

•     Basic
knowledge of stress analysis, CFD and modelling

•     Familiar
with AS9100 and engineering design requirements (e.g. DO-160)


Interested? Join the PALL Team!

you would like to explore this exciting opportunity further and find out more
about our competitive salary package, please do not hesitate to contact us

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.