Engineer - Senior Electrical Designer

  • Location

    Bristol, England

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £35.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Steve Roberts

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    7 Months

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Primary Purpose

To undertake and conduct the day-to-day design of tasks associated with power generation and distribution, control & instrumentation, other electrical systems and platform wide electrical design issues on In Service Submarines.

To act, in conjunction with the other members of the Team, as the focal point for support, by the client, to the Platform Group within the Submarine Operating Centre. This focal point is specifically cantered around the identification of issues, risks and the associated potential electrical design solutions for In-Service Submarines. To act as Task Owner for the specification, planning, execution and delivery of specific submarine design support / design change tasks, as allocated by the Team Leader, to the required standard(s), time scales and budgets. In terms of the above requirement tasks include, but are not limited to: Conducting investigations and / or design studies as required by the Submarine Enterprise with a specific focus on submarine secondary propulsion systems and shipside service systems. Conducting design and safety reviews in order to identify the technical and safety risks To liaise with other departments to ensure that cross-Platform integration issues and Safety aspects of any electrical design support / design change tasks are addressed. To provide technical support on electrical design aspects to other projects and the wider Submarine Enterprise Teams as directed by the Manager. To apply and work to objectives and targets as set by the Team Leader. To undertake ad-hoc and emergent tasks as directed by the Manager.

Qualifications and Experience Requirements Academic: Minimum of a Level 4 BTEC in a relevant engineering based discipline or a comparable academic standard (NVQ Level 4 / Foundation Degree etc).


Experience and knowledge in design and delivery of In-service Submarine Support (including structure, stakeholders, operations, working practices etc.).