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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Cx Jobs

Senior Solution Manager - Wireless products

Morson International is working with one of the largest ICT solution providers in the world. We are looking for a Senior Solution Manager to join my client at their Paris office, where under the responsibility of the current Product Line Director, they will be responsible for presales support in France and / or Abroad of our clients Wireless portfolio ResponsibilitiesPresales support including quote, network design, proposal, testing.Find, identify, develop and close business opportunities with operators.Collect and analyze marketing information. Enhance customer relations.Manage and coordinate activities between our client and the operators they work with.Promote the full range of our clients solutions to defined customers.Establish product presentations.Identify the needs of key customers and coordinate with product teams and engineering to ensure that these needs are implemented in products.Develop partnership projects with operators and their partners, help define new business models and product support features.Identify, quantify and recommend an action plan for new business opportunities, in line with the overall strategy of the company.QualificationsMinimum Master Degree in Engineering or Business.Minimum 5 years of experience in Telecoms.Technical capabilities, business and negotiating skills.Ability to understand customer needs to target the desired solution.Respect and appreciation of customer requirements.Detailed knowledge of business models and market strategies management services.Good knowledge of telco products & solutions.Excellent ability to collaborate with a variety of people (product management, engineering, marketing).Very good relationship building skills.Ability to interface with the customer and work in a multicultural environment.Bilingual, English and French

Systems Engineer - Maritime and Defence

Role: Systems Engineer - Maritime and Defence Location: Winfrith Newburgh, Dorset Salary: Competitive Start: ASAP ATLAS ELEKTRONIK UK develop, supply and support cutting-edge maritime technology for customers worldwide. Based in Winfrith Newburgh, Dorset, they work closely with the UK Royal Navy and global customers to create products which protect lives at sea.Due to continued success, they are currently looking to recruit a Systems Engineer Candidates should have good electrical / electronic design experience, a good understanding of design assurance, as well as knowledge of appropriate drawing and defence standards. Knowledge of EPLAN would also be advantageous Key Accountabilities Responsible for delivering key system engineering processes across the product lifecycle.Working closely with the project teams including the System Design Authority, Engineering Manager and Team Engineers.Use expertise and knowledge to make a strong contribution to bids and projects. Key Knowledge, Skills and Personal Qualities Good sound knowledge and understanding of systems engineering principles and their application to multi-disciplinary (mechanical, electrical, electronic and software design principles) engineering projects.Sound understanding of requirements management and decomposition.Familiarity with Defence Standards (particularly DEF-STAN and MIL-STD).Ability to solve complex problems and to critically review results and methods to ensure qualityAbility to expand knowledge into new domain areas, and work across domains and see the bigger picture.Strong communication skills, including delivery of presentations.Good written skills particularly technical report writing, ability to communicate with expert and non-expert stakeholders.Educated to degree or equivalent level in an engineering, or related discipline.Knowledge and experience of INCOSE Systems Engineering practice and principles.Preferably have an understanding of military systems, in particular maritime systems. Alternatively, we will consider other highly regulated industries including aerospace, nuclear, or rail.Ideally (but not essential) experienced in one or more of the following domain areas: Maritime Combat Systems, integration of equipment and software; Unmanned Systems; Combat Management Systems; Acoustics / Sonar Processing.Experience in preparation of documentation for bids.Primary software/system skills: IBM DOORS requirements management (9.x / NG); UML / SysML.Desirable software/system skills: Enterprise Architect (EA); IBM Rational Quality Manager (RQM); IBM Rational Publishing Engine (RPE). For the right candidate, our client can offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits package, combined with the opportunity to work for a highly respected, innovative, expanding company at the forefront of their industry offering excellent prospects for future career and salary development and advancement. MORSON INTERNATIONAL, part of the Morson Group, are the leading TECHNICAL & ENGINEERING RECRUITMENT COMPANY in the UK specialising in Technical Support to the following industries: Defence, Nuclear, Power Generation, Aerospace, Rail, Marine, Petrochemical & Construction

Software Quality Assurance Engineer

Our client seek a Software Quality Assurance Engineer for a 6 month contract in Stevenage, Hertfordshire.This role reports via the local Head of Equipment Quality for all quality matters. In this way the Quality Assurance requirements of all Equipment programmes are coordinated and directed and remain independent and have unimpeded access to top management. The successful candidate shall be able to work autonomously within the project team but where necessary has the right to refer any matter to the Head of Equipments Quality for resolution.TYPICAL TASKS AT SQE LEVEL INCLUDE:Definition of the quality objectives and the Project Software Quality Assurance Baseline, producing the applicable Software Quality Assurance Plan, Project Standards and Quality Operational Procedures.Supporting the Software Delivery Manager in the definition and the implementation of the overall software project processes, in the definition of the development logic and in the choice of methods and tools to be used.Assessment of the Software Processes and the quality of the various items of the Software Product through quality inspections, reviews, audits, collection and analysis of metrics.Support and possibly chair reviews (e.g. PDR, CDR, TRR, TRB, DRB).QA Approval of all documentation.Assessment and reporting on the quality of the Software Product and Processes, in periodic reports and in the specific reports allocated to the Reviews.Management of the interface with the internal and/or external customer on Software Quality matters in agreement with the Software Delivery Manager.The SQE is a key factor in process improvement by suggesting improvement actions and participating in their implementation within the project.KEY SKILLS/PROVEN ABILITYEssential A background in Software Product Assurance or directly comparable proven ability within the Space, Aerospace or high tech sectorsKnowledge/experience of high quality /complex manufacturing - in a high scrutiny environmentExperience of Software quality requirement implementation and adherenceExperience of complex assemblies, Software and Hardware interaction, low volume processes Desirable ECSS qualification Q70/08/28/38An understanding of FPGA and ASIC space applications and quality requirements ADDITIONAL:IR35: This role has been deemed Inside IR35Working Pattern: Monday to Friday days - plus occasional ad hoc shiftsTravel: Occasional travel to other UK and overseas sites

Principal Engineer - Human Factors (POOLING)

Our client BAE Systems are seeking a number of Principal Engineer - Human Factors contractors for 6 month positions to support their Submarines business in Barrow in Furness, Cumbria.KEY TASKS / RESPONSIBILITIESDelivery of Human Factors input to boat programmes including:Spatial, workplace and workspace assessment (understanding of anthropometry)Human Computer Interaction (HCI) development and assessment including agile engineering approachesHuman Machine Interface (HMI) assessmentHuman Factors Integration Plan (HFIP) and Target Audience Description (TAD) developmentProvision of Human Factors advice to stakeholders across the range of HF disciplines KEY SKILLS/ PROVEN ABILITYProven ability in delivering Human Factors Expertise to large scale projectsAdditionalDue to the sensitive nature of the product all applicants must have worked within the Defence / Military industry within the last 12 months or be capable of obtaining Security Clearance (SC level minimum).This role has been deemed Inside IR35 by the client.

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