9452 - Noise and Vibration Engineer

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    Rosyth, Fife

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    Tom Parsons

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    2 months ago

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Noise and Vibration Engineer




Role Purpose

A leading Defence and Security Company are looking to bring with pace-setting skills in order to establish and enhance the companies standing in the market place, specifically in the marine vibro-acoustic domain. Working in support of the Royal Navy to measure and reduce the radiated noise signature of HM ships and submarines. In addition, provide noise and vibration consultancy in support of commercial contracts.

Key Accountabilities

Function as a Noise and Vibration engineer providing professional advice and guidance on Noise and Vibration problems.

Understanding of customers' requirements, ensuring that they are delivered to quality, cost and time specifications

Provide technical leadership for small size / complexity Noise and Vibration projects.

Provide technical assistance to medium / large complexity Noise and Vibration projects.

Act as technical lead in acoustic ranging for minor warships ships, working towards competency in other surface ship classes.

Requires complex judgement based on analytical thought and reasoning.

Key Capabilities/Knowledge

An understanding of noise and vibration measurement, assessment and control techniques is required.

Knowledge of mechanical engineering and machinery dynamics in particular related to the Marine environment.

Knowledge and experience of marine engineering systems.

Practitioner of condition monitoring / machinery health monitoring.

Underwater Signature control including Signature Management System (SMS) knowledge.

Good communication and diplomacy skills are required to guide, influence and convince others, in particular colleagues in other areas/departments.

Experience/Qualifications required

  • Degree Level qualification or equivalent in marine/engineering/sciences
  • Experience gained in role similar

To Apply

If you're ready to apply, fantastic! Click "apply" and if your CV is shortlisted I will be in touch shortly.

If you need any further information drop me (Tom) an email