Principal Through Life Engineer

Principal Through Life Engineer

Job Title: Principal Through Life Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greenford, London
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896580_1579107980
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 15, 2020 17:06

Job Description

My client is looking for a Principal Through Life Engineer to support in service equipment ensuring customers are able to achieve mission success 24/7/365, anywhere in the world for a leading designer and manufacturer of electronic products based in Greenford.

Purpose of the role
You will be providing advice and expertise on the resolution of technical issues to customers and put in place procedures that ensure all equipment remains safe and suitable for continued service through its planned lifetime, working closely alongside both design and field services teams.

Leading the engineering office for their In Service Torpedo Defence Systems, you will be responsible for:
*Providing a proactive response to emerging technical issues, including customer fault reports and technical queries
*Coordinating the project engineering team to develop a solution that is technically and commercially acceptable
*Enacting programmes of inspection and preventative maintenance
*Ensuring that customer equipment remains safe and suitable for continued service
*Seeking opportunities to improve the in-service delivery performance of Torpedo Defence Systems
*Coordinating and cooperating with the field support team to conduct ship surveys and commission equipment
*Implementing change requests to documentation
*Highlighting resource conflict or constraints to engineering management
*Producing estimates for new engineering work (e.g. redesign) and planning the work.

Skills, Qualification and Experience
A reliable and trustworthy individual, with a logical approach, you will have:
*A relevant Bachelor's or higher degree, or equal professional experience.
*Significant experience as a senior engineer within the In-Service phase of the lifecycle
*Provided leadership, and worked 'hands on,' during integration, testing and system commissioning
*Demonstrated the ability to plan and execute support tasks on complex projects
*Shown the ability to work under tight time constraints, in challenging contexts
*A background working with maritime equipment. An understanding of underwater warfare systems would be a bonus.
*Demonstrable experience in communicating complicated topics clearly and concisely to technical and non-technical audiences

-Position - Principal Through Life Engineer
-Permanent role
-Location - Greenford
-Salary - Negotiable depending on experience

Key Words - Electronics, Electrical, Systems, Design, Through Life, Faults, Support, Aerospace, Defence, Torpedo, Underwater 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 opportunity.