Senior Power Systems Engineer

Senior Power Systems Engineer

Job Title: Senior Power Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Staffordshire, England
Salary: £negotiable plus benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896767_1587050915
Contact Name: Tony Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 16, 2020 16:28

Job Description

Our client is a world leader in the provision of high-technology products such as power converters, high power electric motors, control solutions, signature management systems, underwater measurement ranges and high integrity sensors for a wide range of defence and subsea applications.

They are looking for a Senior Power Systems Engineer to be based at their site in Staffordshire.

They are looking for Power Engineers to support the design, manufacture and supply of novel power dense static converters and motors, delivering robust and cost effective power electronic solutions to a range of niche applications such as submarine power systems, high integrity power supplies, naval propulsion and specialist industrial drive systems.

The role involves all stages of the engineering lifecycle from concept through to verification & validation of production systems.

Key responsibilities include:
*A wide range of engineering work covering all stages of the project from bid to delivery.
*Planning and conducting engineering tasks requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection and adaptation of designs or design techniques to meet the agreed requirements.
*Accountability for technical performance of the product.
*Coordinating technical activities within the team.
*Acting as primary technical point of contact with the customer.
*Contribution to project meetings and to deliver detailed technical and progress reports.
*Keeping up to date with the state of the art in the chosen area by attending seminars and studying the technical literature.
*Supporting other activities in the business such as business improvement initiatives.

To be considered for this role, applicants will need to be qualified to degree level or equivalent in electrical engineering or a related discipline, with experience using design/simulation tools such as MATLAB and Simulink and skills and experience in the field of power electronics, including skills and experience in the 'live' testing of low voltage (i.e. <1000) electronic or electrical equipment. You will need a proven track record of product design and test in a relevant environment, with a broad knowledge of other areas of engineering (e.g. systems, mechanical, motors, etc.) and knowledge of best practice design lifecycle process; gated design phases, design reviews etc.


*Senior Power Systems Engineer
*£Negotiable per annum plus benefits

Key Skills: Power, Power Engineer, Power Systems, Electrical Engineer, Power Electronics, Converters, Motors, Power Supplies, Matlab, Simulink, Design, Simulation, Test, low voltage.

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 these 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

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.