Principal Electrical Engineer

Location: Hampshire, England Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum
Sector: Client Delivery, Engineering, Defence Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Ian Cowx

Senior Electrical Engineer


Senior Electrical Engineer needed for a multinational Defence and Maritime organisation based in Hampshire who are looking to employ an experienced Senior Electrical Engineer with an in-depth knowledge of Electrical design /systems engineering, Electrical engineering experience gained from a relevant complex engineering, and the Defence and/or Maritime Industry.

(What they will be doing)

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Senior Electrical Engineer will include:

  • Conducting electrical system design solutions to agreed time, cost and quality to meet project and business milestones
  • Conducting activities including feasibility studies, research, design development and solution delivery to meet the specified customer requirements
  • Drafting, vetting and editing technical reports or other documents to ensure that technical findings can be successfully communicated with recipients
  • Preparing and submitting technical proposals and tenders as directed by the Bid Manager in order to provide costed proposals for future work
  • Ensuring solution integration with other engineering functions involved with a particular programme of work to ensure all aspects of the electrical system design are considered
  • Liaising with MOD establishments, test facilities, sub-contractors and customers, as required, to satisfy the needs of project or the business
  • Supervising undergraduates or junior staff members assigned for training to assist in the development of their knowledge and skills

What you need to be the successful Senior Electrical Engineer:

In order to be the successful Senior Electrical Engineer and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:

  • You will be qualified to degree level, or equivalent, in electrical engineering or closely related discipline
  • Electrical engineering experience gained from a relevant complex engineering environment/industry such as: utilities, renewables, Royal Navy, power generation or manufacturing
  • Electrical design /systems engineering experience
  • Must be eligible for Security Clearance

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Electrical Engineer to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

All applicants moving forward for the Senior Electrical Engineer position must have obtained or be eligible for security clearance up to SC level.

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