Senior/Principal Power Engineer

12 Sep 2017
10 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Senior/Principal Power Engineer
Your experience as a Senior/Principal Power Engineer would add value to my client who provide innovative, high-technology power conversion and control solutions, signature management systems, underwater measurement ranges and high integrity sensors for a variety of strategically important defence applications. They consider themselves to be leaders in the field and have a worldwide customer base.
Key Responsibilities
-To perform a wide range of engineering work covering all stages of the project from bid to delivery
-To plan and conduct engineering tasks requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection and adaptation of designs or design techniques to meet the agreed requirements
-To be accountable for the technical performance of the product
-To work closely with senior team members to plan and co-ordinate the project
-To coordinate technical activities within the team
-To be the primary technical point of contact with the customer
-To contribute to project meetings and to deliver detailed technical and progress reports
Key Skills
-Educated to degree level or equivalent in electrical engineering or a related discipline
-Experience using design/simulation tools such as MATLAB and Simulink
-Skills and experience in the field of power electronics
-A proven track record of product design and test in a relevant environment
-Broad knowledge of other areas of engineering (e.g. systems, mechanical, motors, etc.)
-Good knowledge of best practice design lifecycle process; gated design phases, design reviews etc.
-Good in front of customers; willing and able to make presentations
-Skills and experience in the 'live' testing of low voltage (i.e. Overview
-Position - Senior/Principal Power Engineer
-Location - Staffordshire
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Power Electronics, Matlab, Simulink, Design, Lifecycle, Systems, Mechanical, Motors, Electronic, Electrical
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This is a Permanent Position

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