Morson’s Top Jobs for the New Year

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  • 1 in 4 people will look for new employment opportunities in 2020. So, what better way to kick off the first ‘hump day’ of the new decade than with Morson’s top jobs for the New Year?

  • Check out our top jobs and start your career journey today!

1 in 4 people will look for new employment opportunities in 2020. So, what better way to kick off the first ‘hump day’ of the new decade than with Morson’s top jobs for the New Year?

Below we have listed an array of our latest opportunities in sectors ranging from Rail right through to Professional Services. Take a look at the jobs below and start your search at

Choose your sector or browse them all below!


Senior Mechanical Engineer 
£28,000 - £34,000 pa

Reporting into the Principal Officer, the Senior Mechanical Engineer will assist in delivering an integrated mechanical engineering services maintenance function for existing and refurbished assets via a team within a matrix structure. The post holder will ensure the functions are delivered on time, within budget and conform to any client objectives. Want to know more? Click here…

HSEA Specialist 

We’re recruiting for an HSEA Specialist to join a growing team in supporting Health, Safety, Environmental and Assurance matters.

The successful applicant will provide workforce health, safety and environmental advice along with guidance and support to all locally based functional teams, worksites and functional sites of work. Ready to start your application? Click here…

Senior Design Engineer 
East Midlands
£400 - £600 per day

We’re recruiting for a CRE & CEM in the Derby team who will also be leading a small team. Must be experienced in signaling design and development design - CRE and competent in CEM for the design produced in the team.

The successful applicant will be able to travel to York for meetings. Find out more here…

IT and Digital

Data Analyst - Geospatial/GIS/Data Capture
£200 - £220 per day

We’re seeking to recruit a Data Analyst with a GIS/Geospatial experience for a contract role with one of our high-profile clients based in York. The successful applicant will work using Geospatial tools and techniques and so a background of Geospatial/ GIS is required, used to visualize data using engineering-type drawings and maps. Click here to apply now!

IT Technician - Windows OS/AD/Troubleshooting/ITIL 
Contract - 3 months/Part-time
£130 per day

Morson International is actively seeking to recruit an on-site IT Technician to work part-time for a contract role with one of our high-profile clients based in Birmingham.

Please note that this is a part-time position working 2.5 days per week.

Ideal technical skills:

  • Windows Operating Systems
  • Microsoft Office Packages
  • Active Directory
  • Software and hardware troubleshooting
  • General PC hardware maintenance
  • Apple Mac troubleshooting
  • Mobile device management
  • ITIL Service Desk operations

Ready to progress your career? Apply for this role here!


Configuration Engineer 
Contract – 7 months
£30.00 - £45.00 per hour

The Systems Engineer (Configuration) role will primarily provide support to the Configuration Lead to manage the configured 'supportable submarine' including the configuration of supportability analysis and support products.

The successful applicant will ensure control across the project in accordance with the configuration management plan, provide guidance to achieve the aforementioned, act on behalf of the Configuration Lead when necessary, assist in document control when required and to take ownership of aspects of configuration management as directed by the Configuration Lead. Sound interesting? Click here to view the job in more detail…

Lead Design Engineer 
Contract – 8 months
£38.00 per hour

Morson is recruiting for a Lead Design Engineer to join a growing team in Chester. The successful applicant will carry out the Design Authorisation of technical documents and draw sets, validate technical inputs to TRS and complete MOD closure activities. They will support identification, management and delivery of change through Mod opening, DFM release and Stage 3 Closure of Mods on time, to cost and quality. To find out more about this role, click here…

Airworthiness Engineer
Contract – 6 months
£43 per hour

Our client is seeking an Airworthiness Engineer - Continued Airworthiness (Post Design Services) to discharge project tasks within a fast jet projects team.

  • Knowledge and proven ability in undertaking fault and incident investigations in the aviation environment with good aircraft and system design knowledge
  • Knowledge in the production of Special Instructions (Technical)
  • Proven ability of the military aviation environment, including customer's management systems, maintenance and operations
  • Ability to work with multi-disciplined teams, partner organisations, Original Equipment Manufacturers and customer organisations
  • Awareness of UK Military Aviation Regulatory Requirements

Find out more here!

Professional Services

Solution Architect 
£50,000 - £75,000 pa

Working for a global software company with a strong local presence, this is a role that will see you working on a brand-new suite of products and delivering a new platform for the modernisation of existing ones.

Due to significant growth over the last 12 months and a large increase in product demand, you'll need to have a flexible mindset as the scope of work grows and new opportunities present themselves. Sound like the job for you? Apply now!

HR Manager
£45,000-£50,000 pa

Our client is an award-winning high technology manufacturing company who, due to continued success are looking to recruit an HR Manager to work from their site in Manchester.

As the HR Manager, you will be responsible for the development and implementation of the people management agenda which will support the operational and strategic objectives of the business.

This is a standalone position responsible for the delivery of all human resources activities across two sites in the UK. This includes delivering a full human resources service to the company including employee engagement recruitment and selection employee relations and retention performance management learning & development flexible working & family-friendly policies diversity & equality reward and talent & capability management. Want to find out more? Click here!


Project Manager 
Salford Quays
Contract – 2 years
£50,000 - £55,000 pa

This is a fixed-term contract of 2 years for a Project Manager with a good background in Infrastructure.

You'll be joining a project team of around 7/8 and be running a variety of projects, usually 6 or 7 concurrently. This is working for a large organisation and you'll need to have this in your background. There's a huge amount of work in the pipeline including major initiatives such as full WAN / LAN replacement and system upgrades as well as the usual ongoing projects with software applications, bespoke initiatives and other systems requirements. Does this sound perfect for you? Apply here.

Coach Builder 
Contract – 3 months
Up to £15.00 per hour + Competitive

Morson International are currently looking to recruit a Coach Builder to work for one of our clients based in Walsall. This position is a fixed-term contract initially for 3 months.

The purpose of this role is to conduct coach building and the conversion of new and used vehicles. Complexity will vary from basic lining to full vehicle conversion. Duties include but are not limited to the stripping and fitting of all types of commercial vehicles. Want to find out more? Click here!

If any of the above roles sound perfect for you, apply today! Alternatively, you can search all of our current vacancies here.

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Project Coordinator

Morson International are working with a global consultancy who are looking for a Project Coordinator to join their team in Strasbourg. This is an 11 months contract. CV submission deadline COB Tuesday 26 January 2021. No UK Nationals. Needs to obtain one of the below certifications Licence Management certifications: - CAMP: Certified Asset Management Professional ( - CSAM: Certified Software Asset Manager ( - CITAM: Certified IT Asset Manager ( Ideally, the certification shall be provided by IAITAM. Tasks: - Act as a trustworthy advisor to the Contracting Authority and reporting to the Project Manager, by making a feasible project plan that achieves the goals and objectives of the project and aligns with the organization's overall business strategy - Maintain overall responsibility for the execution of the Specific Contract - Manage the design, development and implementation of software systems, including interoperability components, as per user-defined requirements - Define project scope, goals and deliverables and prepare and maintain project and quality plans and track activities against the plan - Be pro-active to resolve issues from a resource capacity and project deliverables viewpoint - Guide and support the team project activities, review their deliverables, and monitor costs, schedule and resources used of each project and provide timely and accurate project progress reports to all stakeholders - Work in close relationship with the Programme Coordinator to allocate the best possible IT staff to the required roles, as well as with Contractors of other Lots to ensure smooth execution of all activities that involves participation of different Lots' Contractors - Manage the change control procedure gaining agreement for revisions to the project from project sponsors Knowledge and skills: - Minimum 10 - 12 years of experience in the defined area of expertise and minimum 8 year of experience with a Project Management methodology (e.g. PM2, PRINCE2, PMP). - Consultative Project management in the IT software development and quality related areas - Usage of Project Management tools. Willingness to use the Project Management tool as specified by the Contracting Authority - Excellent knowledge of business process management, enterprise architecture and project management standards and methodologies, especially agile/scrum software development methodologies - Ability to build a vision for the future based on his/her knowledge of similar programmes - Capability of working in an international/multi-cultural environment, understanding the needs, objectives and constraints of those in other disciplines and functions - Excellent leadership qualities and ability to chair meetings and to give presentations. If you are interested and would like to find out more, apply now and we will be in touch shortly. Alternatively, contact Paul from Morson for more information.

Principal Systems Engineer

Our client are seeking Systems Engineers to work on their Maritime Submarines programmes in Frimley Surrey.Working on one of a variety of our programmes and projects, helping to design, develop, integrate, manage and support complex systems and combat sub-systems for in service and future submarines. Working with other technical specialists and may manage a team of other engineers to understand and influence the inputs, flow of decisions and dependencies that will impact system design and product delivery.The Systems Engineer will be able to understand and report the programme status for engineering activities in their area of responsibility, be able to identify problem areas and implement recovery plans, helping support the submarines that play a critical role in our nation's defence. KEY SKILLS / PROVEN ABILITYEssential:Knowledge of the system engineering lifecycle and be able to apply good systems engineering practices to your workUnderstanding of relevant engineering standards, including safety and environmental regulationsMotivated and able to take responsibility for own outputs and be confident working autonomously and in a structured manner.Capable of supervising othersHave strong written and verbal communication skills. Desirable:Use of system analysis and design tools such as Enterprise Architect.Proven ability of working in a customer-facing and/or supplier engagement role.Member of appropriate professional institution; Chartered Engineer or working towards Chartership.

Software Engineer (Digital Test Design)

Our client is seeking a contract Software Engineer to support a Digital Test Design team,The main duty for the successful candidate will be towards the generation of test systems capable of carrying out both proof-of-design and performance tests within a world leading high-tech digital processor product business-line.The digital processors designed are used in several of the most advanced telecommunication payloads currently in orbit, and the ability to test these complex systems relies on a wide understanding of both the RF and digital electronics that constitute the designs.The candidate will be expected to work within product teams to capture design information, discuss and agree procedures for testing at all stages of assembly and ensure all work is sufficiently defined to allow accurate cost and scheduling data to be generated.Main elements of the role are -Software design and debugAutomatic test procedure generationHardware/software integration and debugTest validation and design provingDesign and software control (versioning, documentation, technical reviews)Work efficiently within a dedicated test system design teamSupport of test activities leading to unit delivery KEY SKILLS / PROVEN ABILITYVery strong background in software design and implementation, especially in the context of a test applicationFluent in several software languages Python, TCL and C++Proven track-record in a product "design and test" business environmentUnderstanding and practical application of RF test & measurement equipment (including the use of programming interfaces)Very strong background in software/hardware integration and debugCommitment to delivering technical reports as required by the project team. Desirable -Proven ability of working within a product manufacture and test domainKnowledge of digital electronics design and manufacture (schematic capture, PCB, FPGA/ASIC, power architecture)Knowledge of SQL and database applications

Safety Engineer - Combat Systems

Job Description As a Principal Safety Engineer you will be carrying out a range of Safety Engineering activities and analyses on all areas of the Submarine Combat System, including Navigation, Command and Control, and Communication systems. This work will contribute to the development and maintenance of Def Stan 00-56 safety cases, to demonstrate that the safety risks of operating the submarine are as low as reasonably practicable The Individual Developing functional safety justifications for defence systems based on claims, argument and evidence * Organising and contributing to Hazard Identification workshops and Safety Committee meetings * Carrying out and analysing results of studies such as Failure Mode & Effects Analysis, Fault Tree Analysis, to gather evidence to support the safety case * Engaging with third parties, such as equipment or system suppliers, to review and gather supporting safety case evidence * Production and maintenance of Safety Case documentation (plans, policies and reports) to support project milestones * Conducting Risk Management in accordance with Def Stan 00-56 * Determine and manage stakeholder requirements * Establish and maintain internal and external customer relationships * Manage customer expectations * Resolve customer queries and issues in areas of responsibility * Understand customer requirements * Negotiation Skills * Hazard identification and risk analysis * Product safety management system * Safety assessment * Safety case and safety case report * Safety, HF and operability requirements capture and management

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