Senior Electrical Design Engineer

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  • Location:

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Defence and Security

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £60000 per annum + + excellent bens

  • Contact:

    Sam Bason

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Senior Electrical Design Engineer

  • Electrical; Design; HV; LV; Power and Propulsion Systems

  • Defence; Maritime; MOD; Naval

  • Portsmouth

  • £40,000 - £60,000 + excellent benefits

Would you like to be involved in the design of engineering support to warship capability insertions? As an Senior Electrical Engineer, you will be involved in looking at the electrical elements of systems and how they can be modified to improve performance, reliability, and capability.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to support a range of projects at bid stage and through design to embodiment.

Your main responsibilities as an Senior Electrical Engineer will involve:

  • Designing and developing solutions, resolving engineering issues and problems for a range of situations relating to the electrical elements of the power and propulsion systems

  • Providing technical guidance to others on electrical engineering matters

  • Assisting in the production of estimates and design requirement specifications

  • Presenting technical reviews, verifying and checking engineering designs

  • Articulating, defining and documenting subject expertise, approaches and standards in order to extend business knowledge base

  • Supporting junior team members, to enhance skills and competencies, such that technical capability objectives are fully achieved

  • Supporting the embodiment of solutions on board vessels, working with other departments and OEMs.

Your skills and qualifications:

  • Degree level qualification in relevant electrical/engineering discipline or equivalent experience

  • Chartered Engineer or working towards chartership

  • Experience in the design and development of Naval Platform Management Systems, HV, and LV electrical systems

  • Experience of managing subcontractors/suppliers, and demonstrable commercial awareness

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.