Aerospace Engineering

Aerospace Engineering is perfect for those who are passionate about aircraft and spacecraft and its development.

Qualifications and Requirements:

For this job you would need a completed HND, degree or postgraduate award in a relevant subject. You will also need to have excellent maths skills and the ability to solve problems.

Job Description:

It is the designing, building and maintaining of an aircraft and the parts that go into them. Some general duties are: researching ways to make fuel-efficient parts; carrying out ground and flight-testing on prototypes; and analysing test data.

Careers and Prospects:

For Aerospace Engineers there are many job prospects including working for industry giants like Boeing, Airbus and MOD.

Salary:

Aerospace Engineering salaries range depending on the position and how much experience they have from graduate levels to senior experience as annual start out salaries range around £20,000 - £26,000 while experienced professionals can earn around £28,000 - £65,000 or possibly more.

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