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Senior/Principal Engineer - Marine

  • Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Keynsham, Bristol
  • Sector: Other
  • Date posted: 15/08/2018
  • Job reference: J381867A

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Brand new and exciting opportunities have arisen for Senior/Principal Engineers to join the largest support services UK organisation based in Keynsham, near Bristol, delivering a new generations of submarines to carry the UK's Nuclear Deterrent, the Dreadnought Programme.

Responsible for assessing the Dreadnought Design, this project is made up of three main principles; safe, available and affordable. This is underpinned by Integrated Logistic Support (ILS) Methodologies.

Key elements of the post are:

  • Ensure effective management of multi discipline teams to ensure timely & efficient delivery of engineering work to meet customer agreed scope.
  • Developing an in-service Support Solution which demonstrably satisfies requirements for availability and cost
  • Ensure effective management of the customer, including liaison and relationship development with existing and new customers, to aid the development of business, resolution of technical and delivery issues, and such that the customer is fully briefed and informed of progress
  • Ensure technical management of the engineering output to ensure delivery of technical solutions in line with agreed technical scope.
  • Ensure application of highest standards for health and safety in immediate area of responsibility
  • Manage resource demands and development of capability skills to match needs of future workload
  • Ensure project and technical audits and review are planned & executed in order to impart learning and experience as appropriate and in line with agreed standards.
  • Maintain knowledge of Industry best practice, promote a culture of engineering best practice and provide leadership and assist in driving cultural development and change.
  • Engage with other SME in the field of supportability, cost engineering or supply chain as necessary

Successful candidate requirements:

  • Experienced Engineer working as a subject matter expert
  • Engineering degree or equivalent qualification in relevant engineering discipline, with significant demonstrable experience
  • Understanding of concepts and principles, shapes, designs, developments and determines a solution to functional issues personally undertakes the most complex work within the subject area
  • STEM background
  • Produce Technical Engineering Reports and Analysis, delivering complex arguments to the customer
  • Provides help and direction to less experienced team members to support both their effective working, and their development, provides coaching and assistance to others
  • An excellent communicator, you will be able to articulate complex arguments for a wide range of stakeholders to understand. You will be able to demonstrate that you can drive issues to completion.
  • Typically, Chartered Engineer status and member of relevant institute or significant demonstrable engineering experience and capable of registration with the Engineering Council at CEng level.

What's on offer?

  • Excellent job security
  • Great work/life balance and Flexible working
  • Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
  • Career opportunities and specialist advice and guidance from award winning Investors in People Gold award Learning & Development teams.

Security Restrictions

Successful applicants will be required to obtain UK MOD security clearance prior to appointment

For further information or a confidential discussion please apply now or call Rebecca Smolinska on 0117 9309 727.

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