Are you a senior magnet design engineer looking for your next challenge?
The UK Atomic Energy Authority seeks applications from world-class engineers to help accelerate the commercialisation of fusion energy.
You will be an experienced superconducting magnet designer and will be responsible for developing a magnet design capability within the engineering design unit (EDU) of the Central Engineering Department.
The scope of work will include supporting ongoing facilities (Joint European Torus (JET) and MAST-Upgrade), major programmes (EUROfusion, STEP) and the design of new world-leading, innovative facilities in support of these projects.
You will gain a wealth of exposure due to the support received from skilled engineering and technical resources from across the organisation.
These projects embody our mission to develop nuclear fusion as a source of abundant, safe and low-carbon energy, with the aim of commercialising fusion energy.
As a senior magnet design engineer, you will play a critical role in meeting these objectives.
To succeed in this role, you will be required to :
At UKAEA we strive to make everyone feel welcome and fully supported. Our Ambassadors are actively promoting and advancing diversity and inclusion in the organisation to help make our Organisation an employer of choice.
UKAEA has a graded career structure and our mentoring scheme will enable you to reach your true potential.
The UKAEA hosts and manages the JET nuclear fusion energy experiment on behalf of the EU and is also home to the UK s MAST-U fusion energy experiment.
UKAEA also works with industry and other third parties to develop new technologies currently in Remote Handling and Materials research.
Following recent UK funding two new centres of excellence in tritium fuel handling and component testing and validation are being built.
The culture at UKAEA promotes research, innovation and leading edge technological excellence, whilst investing in its people.
For further information on why UKAEA is a great place to work please review our recruitment video via the following link :
For full details on the role, UKAEA and our benefits please download the application pack.
Knowledge skills and experience
Essential-BEng or BSc in scientific or engineering discipline.
Desirable-Development of non-magnet engineers and communication of knowledge
Special requirements : Selection Methods and Notes :
Flexible working may be available with this role.