Senior Electrical Design Engineer

Location: Devonport/Bristol

Rate: Up to £35 p/hr Ltd

Duration: 6 months initially

Techniche are working with a UK Defence Contractor to appoint a Senior Electrical Design Engineer to manage, organise and ensure efficient execution of design and support projects for  surface ship, submarine, commercial and equipment projects.

Principal Tasks and Responsibilities
Design Function

  • Integration of Electrical/Electronics systems into various marine vessels including submarines, ships and commercial boats, including yachts.
  • Managing design work in appropriate engineering disciplines.
  • Acting as Design Authority for engineering aspects of products.
  • Authorising design documentation as required.
  • Performance and management of system requirements, concept design and modelling.
  • Ability to manage a team to interpret a design requirement and create a design solution.
  • Preparation of Project and Department Plans and Tracking and Forecasting, Assistance in Preparation of Bids in related subjects,
  • Recruitment and Management of staff at all appropriate levels.
  • Managing design teams involved in the preparation of technical aspects commercial tenders.

Qualifications and Experience Requirements

  • Ideally a second class honours degree or comparable academic standard, with Chartered Engineer status, however personnel with extensive and relevant experience may be considered suitable.
  • Relevant industry experience