Senior & Principal Engineers - Power Engineering
BAE Systems
Barrow-in-Furness, ENG, GB
4d ago

Senior & Principal Engineers - Power Engineering-00074383 Description

Senior or Principal Engineers PowerEngineering

Would you like to play a key role in delivering Submarines programmes for the UK Royal Navy? We currently have vacancies for Senior or Principal Engineers Power Engineering at our site in Barrow-in-Furness.

As a Senior or Principal Engineer Power Engineering, you will be supporting our ongoing Submarine programmes throughout the design phases of the engineering lifecycle, ensuring that we deliver an effective Royal Navy capability and a platform that ensures the safety of its crew.

This role will provide you with a great opportunity to challenge and test your technical skills working on an interesting and unique product.

You will also be supported with the career development and opportunities you need to fulfil your potential and keep you at the top of your game.

Your main responsibilities as a Senior or Principal Engineer Power Engineering will involve :

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

Executing, evaluating, delivering and managing complex engineering and / or cross functional tasks / programmes of work recognising stakeholder and customer requirements

Identifying and implementing opportunities for personal and team development to ensure that professional capability of the business and individual are maintained and improved

Your skills and qualifications as a Senior or Principal Engineer Power Engineering :

Essential :

Degree or equivalent qualification or experience in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM)

Demonstrable experience of engineering system design in any of the technical specialities listed below :

Electrical generators

High voltage switchgear

Power system protection

Power electronics

Experience in Power system modelling and analysis using Matlab and Simulink

Desirable :

Chartered Engineer status or willingness to achieve

Background in Marine / Maritime engineering

What we're looking for in you :

You will be self-motivated with the ability to work unsupervised and meet tight deadlines. At the same time, you will have excellent communication skills and be able to work collaboratively with the wider team when required, managing both internal and external stakeholders.

The ability to proactively problem-solve is key to the success of this role.

Location : Barrow-in-Furness

Salary : Competitive

Benefits : Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan.

We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts.

Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

Maritime Submarines

Our Submarines business has been safely delivering world class submarines to the UK Royal Navy for more than a century.

The Astute class will equip the Royal Navy with its largest and most capable generation of attack submarines. We are responsible for the design, build, test and commissioning of these state-of-the-art vessels.

In total, seven boats will make up the fleet, each weighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.

Dreadnought is the successor to the Vanguard class of nuclear deterrent submarines. We will deliver four submarines to the Royal Navy, with the first submarine entering service in the early 2030s.

Dreadnought is widely considered to be one of the world's most complex engineering challenges.

We have sites in Barrow-in-Furness, Filton, Frimley, Ash Vale, Broad Oak and Weymouth, and we pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around.

Join us and you'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of.

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