T45 WTA Senior Electrical Engineer

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  • Location

    Portsmouth, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    £40.00 - £50.15 per hour

  • Contact:

    Krzysztof Wieczorek

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Job Description:

The T45 Warship Technical Authority combined with the DE&S T45 Warship Approving Authority form the T45 Design Authority. This role provides governance and oversight of Engineering decisions that affect T45 Power & Propulsion Systems. The T45 WTA Electrical Systems Engineer will undertake a defined range of engineering activities in line with all relevant processes and quality requirements, supplying advice and support to the T45 P&P DTA, T45 Engineering team and other functions, and/or to organise and co-ordinate aspects of engineering activity ensuring defined objectives are achieved whilst continually maintaining quality and service requirements. He/she will be responsible for providing electrical systems engineering capability across a broad set of challenges to meet the needs of T45 COM internal projects and the customer programmes.


  • Support to the T45 P&P Systems DTA and electrical team performing additional tasking as directed.
  • Provide evidence that the whole-ship design intent is maintained for P&P Systems and transversals.
  • Compile the authoritative evidence to demonstrate that design intent has been achieved and ensure that the design change has been holistically integrated.
  • Support the T45 P&P Systems DTA to ensure that the T45 Safety Case has integrity, is comprehensive, coherent and consistent.
  • Collate evidence to support the management of P&P system margins and ensure transverse engineering impact is recorded and agreed with the WAA.
  • Ensure that appropriate Engineering governance is maintained.
  • Provide oversight of the production of design change guidance.
  • Ensure the embodiment of design change is in accordance with the approved guidance and management of design query resolution.
  • Collate evidence for Naval Authority Certification submissions.
  • Identify and propose opportunities for improvement of Platform design.
  • Respond to technical enquiries.
  • Support the verification of engineering requirements.
  • Monitor the material state for divergence from the design intent.
  • Complete Installation Inspections as required.
  • Assist with Technical Investigations as required to identify RCA.

Additional Information:

Due to the sensitive nature of the product all applicants must have worked within the Defence industry within the last 12 months or be capable of obtaining a UK MOD Security Clearance (SC level minimum).