Innovation delivered by people with passion

An award-winning engineering consultancy for innovative products and technical services.

Stirling Dynamics is an advanced engineering company that provides high-end engineering products and services. With over three decades of experience and as part of the Expleo Group, we have accumulated a wealth of knowledge on multiple aircraft and marine platforms, delivered to civil and military programmes around the globe.

Our Awards


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BLA 2017
BLA 2018
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Our Values

We are guided by our shared values in everything we do.

 

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Our aircraft experience

Since 1987, Stirling Dynamics has worked on over 70 different aircraft types and has played a key role in many of the major aircraft development programmes.

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F-35 pilot controls

Since 2005, we have successfully provided prototype and pre-production units for Lockheed Martin and recently delivered its 600th production unit into the F-35 simulator programme.

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Platforms supported worldwide

From early concept, to first of class and batch development; Stirling Dynamics has built a strong capability submarine autopilots and control systems.

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Members of staff

Stirling Dynamics has built a team with a wide range of talents. Together we work hard and strive for excellence.

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Years of Service

Trading since 1987, Stirling Dynamics was founded in by Dr Bob Stirling. In 2018, the company was acquired by Expleo UK and became a part of the Expleo Group of companies.

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Percentage of exports

Exports make up over 70% of our business and our teams support clients in North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific.

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Consultancy of the Year

Stirling Dynamics won Consultancy of the Year at the British Engineering Excellence Awards. The British Engineering Excellence Awards is an annual event that has become the benchmark for great British engineering.

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Revenue in 2021

Strong financial performance is essential to support our investment and growth.

Corporate Responsibility

Conducting our business ethically and sustainably


 

Stirling Dynamics’ CSR activities focus on three key areas: inspiring people to consider a career in engineering (especially under-represented groups), supporting our local community and reducing our environmental impact. As well as incorporating our CSR aims into our business decisions, we raise awareness and promote participation in related initiatives amongst our employees and those in our supply chain.

Benefits

We offer a competitive salary and bonus scheme, a generous pension contribution and flexible working hours to help you balance your work/life demands. Please see some of the key benefits listed below.

 

What our employees say


"I joined Stirling Dynamics as a graduate engineer in 2017. I like to describe my work as an “engineering playground”. Every day is a new challenge, and an opportunity to be involved in a different project."
Aleix
Aleix Gimeno
Senior Engineer
"My aviation career started in 2012 as an aircraft Design Engineer. Today, at Stirling Dynamics, my role is to sign off modifications to aircraft within our 21J EASA Design Organisation, bringing me into contact with aviation engineers worldwide."
Africa
Africa Valencuela Aycart
Compliance Verification Engineer
"I have worked for the company for over 5 years as a systems engineer specialising in landing gear systems. At Stirling Dynamics, I’m surrounded by very capable people and it allows me to learn new things every day."
Gabriele
Gabriele Ganci
Senior Engineer
"My career at Stirling Dynamics started in 2019, when I was offered a summer internship. Stirling Dynamics provides a great team-working environment, and I would recommend the company to anyone looking for a daily challenging experience."
Jordi
Jordi Salort
Control & Simulation Engineer

Recruitment FAQs

Whether you are interested in a work placement or a specific live role, here are our most asked recruitment questions


 

Meet the team


Jeff Hoyle

Jeff Hoyle

Managing Director

Jeff is an experienced business leader with over 25 years in senior positions within the aerospace industry. In addition to being the Managing Director of Stirling Dynamics, Jeff is also the Executive Vice President of the Global Aerospace, Space and Defence Business at Expleo Group.

Bandula Pathinayake

Bandula Pathinayake

Vice President

Bandula is the Vice President at Stirling Dynamics and is responsible for leading the Executive Management Team (EMT), setting and driving the strategy for growth and developing new business.

Andrew Pfeil

Andrew Pfeil

Research and Development Director

Andrew joined Stirling Dynamics as a research engineer and has worked on and managed many of the company’s breakthrough projects. He has held senior technical and business development posts within the company and now operates as the company’s R&D Director, an appointment taken up during 2021.

Trajan Seymour

Trajan Seymour

Engineering Director

Trajan has over 20 years of engineering experience in both the defence and civil sectors and has worked for both large organisations such as Airbus and BAE Systems through to small and mid-size enterprises (SMEs).

John Killip

John Killip

Director Commercial Contracts and Security

John is responsible for the legal compliance of commercial contracts, export control and security. He works closely with the business teams on the commercial arrangements with our customers and supports them with contract development and negotiation.

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"Stirling Dynamics is definitely one of the highest quality engineering companies we have experienced in the field of aerospace and military development."
Sanjoon Park.
Vice President and Head of Aerospace R&D Center. Hanwha Corporation
"Stirling Dynamics provided their considerable experience to our loads group for two of our new aircraft projects. In both projects, they performed a highly-valued service and were very responsive to our needs."
Anthony Linsdell.
Bombardier Aerospace.
"The Stirling team was extremely diligent during the project and solved various challenges in the supply chain caused by the Covid pandemic. "
Christoph Blaha
Vice President, Technical Service. Luxair.
"Stirling reacted to our urgent requirement and provided a great service with good communication throughout."
Gavin Holkham
Design Engineer – Mechanical. FR Aviation Limited trading as Draken Europe.
"When we send work to Stirling, we are always confident that it is in the very best of hands – they continue to exceed our most demanding expectations."
Isaiah Cox
CEO. WheelTug

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