Graduate/Undergraduate Engineer

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Location: Hingham, Norfolk (NR9) – Office based role / Reading: Arena Business Centres
Department: Engineering
Salary: Competitive
Type: Full time/permanent - 38 hours per week (Mon – Thurs: 8hrs/ Fri: 6 hrs – finish early)

About the roles

Our graduate and undergraduate roles cover an array of areas, including Design and Development, Certification and Technical Publication Engineering roles. If you have a passion and an interest in the aerospace/automotive sectors then we would love to hear from you!

In your role as our Graduate/Undergraduate Engineer, you will:

  • Contribute to the design and development of our aircraft seat components, using SolidWorks CAD and working with suppliers and manufacturing engineering on design for manufacture and assembly.
  • Be part of the team to work out how to certify the aircraft seat, to influence the design to help ensure it will be compliant to the regulations and to Airbus’ requirements.
  • Be part of a team working on the customization of the seat for a number of different types of aircraft to deliver for numerous exciting customer projects.
  • Help to achieve the overall business objectives by ensuring the design, development, certification, and delivery of safe and reliable products that meet out targets and that are on time and to cost.
  • Plan and ensure timely completion of all airworthiness certification activities throughout the engineering lifecycle.
  • Help deliver work packages within the new product development function, achieving on time product delivery and compliance to specifications and customer requirements.
  • Work closely with other Mirus functional teams and external stakeholders to ensure effective & efficient design and development, including Design for Manufacture & Assembly, cost, weight, reliability and performance.

About you

To help Mirus continue our journey of growth, you will bring a passion for aerospace or automotive design and engineering, along with the following skills, experience, qualifications and attributes:

  • Mechanical Engineering degree, Automotive or Aerospace degree.  Preferably MEng, 2:1 minimum
  • Demonstrable extracurricular experience or hobby that is engineering related


  • Excellent time management (prioritisation and task management) and the ability to engage externally with third-party suppliers
  • Understand aerospace design development cycles and program management

Personal skills / attributes:

  • A passion for design and engineering within aerospace or automotive industries
  • Drive and enthusiasm to engineer world class products
  • Systemic thinking and problem solving

We really want to hear from you, so don’t miss your opportunity to join our community of passionate and exceptional people who challenge the accepted norm! Once you apply, your CV will be held on our central database.  Please do let us know if you do not wish for us to retain your details.  If your application is successful, you will be contacted in due course.

If you’re ready to take the next step in your career and be a part of a company that values your skills and contributions, we encourage you to apply for our Graduate/Undergraduate Engineer position.  Come on a journey with us and be part of shaping the future of excellence!

Please kindly note, at this moment in time we are respectfully not engaging with any agencies for our roles.


Founded in 2015, Mirus Aircraft Seating Ltd has grown rapidly to become a leading aircraft seating OEM, with operations in the UK, Malaysia and China.   We seek excellence at every step, from conception to delivery and beyond.


“Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way, by those who dare to challenge the accepted norm.”

Ben McGuire, Chief Executive Officer

We believe form, function, innovation, sustainability, and the best possible passenger experience are all mutual cornerstones of success when putting pen to paper on a new design and delivering to our airline customers.

Along with our proven record of delivering large and small scale OEM and airline retrofit programs to some of the biggest names in the industry, we are committed to bringing the highest quality seating and unparalleled service to our customers.

Our benefits

  • Pension – up to 8% contribution (4% Employee/ 4% Employer)
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • An additional day off on or around your birthday
  • Christmas shut down
  • Refer a friend scheme
  • Long Service Award
  • Agile working – flexibility around start and finish times in line with our policy
  • Early finish on a Friday
  • Training and development – Support, coaching and guidance from a team of industry leading renowned specialists
  • Generous Family Friendly Benefits
  • Company Sick Pay Scheme
  • SimplyHealth – helps cover every day healthcare costs such as eye tests and dental check ups, as well as providing mental health support and access to GP services
  • Social events throughout the year
  • Free on-site parking
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At Mirus, we’re committed to creating a welcoming environment for all applicants. If you require any reasonable adjustments during your interview process, please let us know.