Job Description

Principal Electrical Engineer

A Principal Electrical Engineer is required to work on a twelve month contract, with the possibility of extension for our Defence client based in Dorset.

Overview of the Principal Electrical Engineer contract role

As a Principal Electrical Engineer, you will be working within the Equipment Integration team. You will be responsible for the acceptance and verification of functional and non-functional requirements of cabinets containing multiple pieces of equipment that deliver various functionality of the submarine combat system. You will be reviewing acceptance evidence provided by other engineering teams to certify the product itself and to demonstrate the cabinet is suitable to be integrated onto the platform.

Key skills required for the Principal Electrical Engineer

Essential:

  • Degree or equivalent in Electrical discipline
  • Electrical systems/equipment experience
  • Familiar with electrical engineering terminology

Desirable:

  • Knowledge of EMC/ power distribution/ cabling design
  • Experience of liaising with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience in techniques for progressive acceptance for EMC.
  • Full engineering lifecycle experience from requirements through to delivery and acceptance
  • Experience of integrating products on to defence platform

The role is based in Weymouth, Dorset - commutable from Dorchester, Poole, Bournemouth, Christchurch, Blandford Forum, Bere Regis, Bovington, Sherborne, Yeovil, Crewkerne, Honiton, Axminster, Lyme Regis and Bridport

If you are an Electrical Engineer looking for a new contract either apply online or if would like to find out about other Defence opportunities please contact Kris Foston on kfoston@outsource-uk.co.uk or phone 0161 694 9200

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