Lead Systems Engineer - Electrical

Lead Systems Engineer - Electrical

Job Title: Lead Systems Engineer - Electrical
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Buckinghamshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894462_1518617422
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 14, 2018 14:10

Job Description

Lead Systems Engineer - Electrical
My Client who supports a diverse range of businesses are looking for an experienced Systems Engineer they primarily work on Aerospace, Defence, Rail and Automotive projects.
Due to recent contract wins, they are seeking a senior electrical system engineer to lead their transnational activities on a military aircraft programme. You would be the primary interface between delivery teams and the customer as well as the lead engineer for the overall activity.
Key Responsibilities
-Leading the development and testing of an electrical power subsystem in an aerospace environment
-Acting as the primary technical interface with the customer to ensure that requirements are clearly understood and feeding correct information back to the off-site team
-Be the focal point for the off-site delivery team and providing technical oversight of their deliveries
-Managing the technical aspects of new requirements including scoping work and writing the technical response.
Essential Skills
-A Bachelor's degree or better in an engineering discipline
-Demonstrable experience of electrical systems engineering in an aerospace environment (ATA 24)
-Experience with analogue and digital electronics, electronic boards and embedded equipment
-Experience of environmental qualification, including climatic, vibration and EMC
-Strong written and verbal English language skills
-A people person with the ability to communicate clearly and concisely with stakeholders at all levels
Desirable Skills
-A background in an engineering consultancy environment and an understanding of how fixed price work package deliveries are structured.
-Knowledge of any of the following tools: Cadence, NX or DOORS
-An ability to speak French would be a bonus
-Position - Lead Systems Engineer - Electrical
-Location - Buckinghamshire
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience
Key Words - Electrical, Electronics, Systems, Analogue, Digital, Climatic, Vibration, EMC, Aerospace, Defence
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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