Senior Electrical Engineer - Control and Instrumentation

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    £40000 - £70000 per annum + + excellent bens.

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    Sam Bason

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    3 months ago

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Senior & Principal Electrical Engineers - Control and Instrumentation

  • Electrical; Control & Instrumentation, C&I, PLC, SCADA

  • Defence, Marine, MOD, Naval, Royal Navy; Nuclear, Aerospace; Oil & Gas; Industrial Controls

  • Flex location - multiple sites and remote working available

  • £40,000 - £70,000 + excellent bens

Would you like to play a key role in delivering Nuclear Submarines for the UK Royal Navy? We currently have a range of vacancies for developing and experienced engineers at our sites across the UK.

We are looking for talented, motivated control and instrumentation engineers from a range of backgrounds. We are looking for you to support our ongoing Submarine programmes throughout the engineering design lifecycle stages, ensuring that we deliver an effective Royal Navy capability and a platform that ensures the safety of its crew. In return, you will be supported with the career development and opportunities you need to fulfil your potential and keep you at the top of your game.

All roles will include the following responsibilities:

  • Undertaking functional design, providing specialist advice and producing evidence in support of legislative, safety and technical requirements

  • Liaising with internal and external customers as part of a technical team

  • Undertaking peer reviews

  • Articulating and presenting technical arguments, clearly, logically and simply

As a Senior Engineer, roles will include:

Coordinating and executing engineering tasks or packages of work, providing guidance and advice in a consistent professional manner. Taking notice of appropriate budget, timescale and quality standards as well as providing leadership where required

As a Principal Engineer, roles will include:

Executing, evaluating, delivering and managing complex engineering and/or cross functional tasks or programmes of work recognising stakeholder and customer requirements. Identifying as well as implementing opportunities for personal/team development to ensure that professional capability of the business and individual are maintained as well as improved

Essential criteria for these roles:

A relevant Science, Technology, Engineering or, Mathematics (STEM) Degree or equivalent qualification and experience within an Engineering background.

Senior Engineer:

  • Demonstrable experience of engineering lifecycle and technical specialities

  • Working towards relevant Professional Registration

Principal Engineer:

  • Significant demonstrable experience of engineering lifecycle phases and technical specialities

  • Having obtained or capable of obtaining relevant Professional Registration (CEng)


  • Experience in PLC and SCADA programming, C&I system verification test design or parts specification would be advantageous.