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Electrical / Electronic Engineer

  • Salary: Benefits
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Bristol
  • Sector: Electronics / HW Design, Management, Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Other, Support, Systems Engineering
  • Date posted: 06/11/2017
  • Job reference: J372646A

Electrical / Electronic Engineer - Bristol

A market leading FTSE 100 Defence organisation is currently recruiting for Electrical / Electronic Engineers to take on permanent positions ASAP. The company is highly regarded for its employee recognition and vital position in today's market place. You will be a driven individual who is looking to work in a fast paced environment with supportive team in a diverse and challenging environment.

The main purpose of the role is to undertake and conduct the day-to-day project management of tasks associated with power generation and distribution, control & instrumentation, other electrical systems and platform wide electrical design issues on In Service Submarines.

The main responsibilities of the role are as follows:

  • Conducting investigations and / or design studies as required by the Submarine Enterprise with a specific focus on submarine secondary propulsion systems and shipside service systems;
  • Developing and or maturing technical solutions and associated specifications and technical reports in order that the required design changes can be proposed and progressed;
  • Conducting design and safety reviews in order to identify the technical and safety risks;
  • Conducting on board inspections and assessments (operational and in maintenance);
  • Project managing sub-contractors in the execution of specific tasks that require specialist or OEM support; and
  • Producing reports and recommendations that detail the proposed solution and or way ahead which will give consideration to priority, programme and budget.

The successful candidate will display the following skills, experience and qualifications:

  • Experience and knowledge in the delivery of In-service Submarine Support
  • The post holder shall be capable of working professionally and objectively at a senior level, leading a project across multiple stakeholders and providing a clear project management focus.
  • The post holder shall have notable experience of project management and working in a team.
  • Be proficient in the use of appropriate Project Management & IT tools (especially MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project, and MS Visio).
  • It is desirable, but not essential that the post holder will have completed, or will complete the Nuclear Introductory Course (NIC) and the Ship Safety Management Training Course (SSMO) within two years of taking up the post.
  • Eligible for SC Clearance (essential)
  • Minimum of a Level 4 BTEC in a relevant STEM based discipline OR a comparable academic standard (NVQ Level 4 / Foundation Degree etc).
  • It is desirable that the post holder holds a Master's Degree in a relevant STEM based discipline.
  • The post holder should hold or be working towards at least Incorporated Engineer status via an appropriate institution, whilst preferably working towards Chartered Engineer status.

What's on offer:

Competitive salary

25 days annual leave

Competitive pension contribution

Share Save Scheme

Childcare Voucher Scheme

Cycle to work scheme

If you would like to be considered for the aforementioned position please submit an application or contact Tom Dugmore on 0117 930 9775

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