Submarine Systems & Propulsion Lead Engineer

Submarine Systems & Propulsion Lead Engineer

Job Title: Submarine Systems & Propulsion Lead Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bath, Somerset
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895598_1550651773
Contact Name: Lucy Hoyle
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 20, 2019 08:36

Job Description

My client is the leading independent organisation for engineering design, design support and technical services to defence customers. From concept design to acquisition support, in-service design and technology management, my client is known for its innovation, expertise and ability to tackle the most complex design and systems issues.

As Submarine Systems & Propulsion Lead Engineer you will be responsible for leading and managing the specification, planning, execution and delivery of specific submarine design support / design change projects associated with supporting the maintenance of the design intent and availability of the UK Submarine Fleet. As a member of the team, you will offer high-level submarine technical expertise and professionalism to clients and partners.
Tasks will primarily be associated with mechanical issues covering investigation, analysis, report writing and design change support for submarine propulsion and ship systems. A proportion of the task work will include aspects of safety related work associated with maintaining submarine safety.

Qualifications / Experience

HND/HNC and/or a degree (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline (i.e. mechanical, electrical or marine)
Chartered or Incorporated Engineer status with a recognised professional body or a demonstrable route to achieve this is highly desirable
Experience of nuclear submarine design, operation and /or support
Experience of UK MoD organisation and working practices
Understanding of nuclear submarine equipment and systems
Experience of design investigation, analysis, report writing and design change support for submarine propulsion and ship systems
Experience in the development of technical solutions and the production of associated specifications and technical reports in order that any required design changes can be proposed and progressed
Experience in the development of work scopes for sub-contracting to OEMs and other suppliers and the identification of implementation programmes
Experience in the production of reports and generating recommendations that detail the proposed solution
Experience of leading and/or contributing to technical design reviews
Strong communication skills and evidence of working effectively in teams
Demonstrable Project and Subcontract management experience

Job Title:Submarine Systems & Propulsion Lead Engineer
Location:Keynsham, Bath, Bristol
Job Type:Perm
Job ID:895598


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.

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability.
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 submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency. This is a permanent opportunity.

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