Crew Escape & Life Support Systems Engineer - Turkey

12 Apr 2021
10 May 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Expleo are currently supporting a client based in Turkey in the development of a new fixed wing aircraft, as part of this support we are looking for a Crew Escape & Life Support Systems Engineer. Candidates will have extensive experience of Crew Escape & Life Support Systems within military aircraft development.

This will be an initial 12 month fixed term contract based at our client's facility just outside Ankara, Turkey. The rate/salary will be dependant on the individual's skills and experience. Due to Turkish employment regulations successful candidates will have to enter the Turkish tax system.

Due to the nature of the work, candidates must be nationals of NATO countries and must be eligible to obtain their national security clearance. We are unable to process applications from candidates outside of the NATO member states.


Performs system design and integration activities of life support systems
Responsible for the crew escape and life support systems design integration and verification
Develops system design requirements and their qualification
Performs system performance analyses and trade-off studies validation methods with certification authorities
Manages system architecture development and functional allocation activities
Defines crew escape and life support systems equipment technical specification
Performs system and equipment integration activities
Defines system and equipment test requirements & analyses test results
Performs system modelling and simulation activities
Provides support for system sub-contractor monitoring and management activities.


BS or higher degree in mechanical aerospace or chemical engineering
Experience and knowledge about Crew Escape Life Support Systems or equipment
Experience and knowledge about Systems Engineering processes
Knowledge about Chemical Biological Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) threats Mass Destruction Weapons and protection systems against these threats
Knowledge about modelling of physical systems in AMESIM (or similar) and / or MATLAB / Simulink environment
Experience and knowledge about fluid mechanics (Life Support System) and mechanical design (Crew Escape System)
Experience in defence industry or aviation projects
Min. 5 years of experience in the relevant fields