Principal Transducer Design Engineer

Principal Transducer Design Engineer

Job Title: Principal Transducer Design Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greenford, Middlesex
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 893492_1501580069
Contact Name: Lucy Fowler-Tutt
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 01, 2017 10:34

Job Description

Our client is well-established and respected, with a strong reputation for designing, developing and integrating complex systems for maritime, terrestrial and airborne applications across both the defence and commercial sectors.

As Principal Transducer Design Engineer you will work with the electrical engineering and mechanical engineering teams and the systems team to complete acoustic sonar designs on time and to budget. Foreground activities include requirements analysis from customer's requirements, modelling, simulation and prototype building and testing. An understanding of underwater acoustics is essential.

Responsibilities Will Include:

Ensuring consistency and accuracy of modelling results and simulations
Organising and controlling tank and open water trials
Ensuring the design requirements are adequately addressed and traced to their source
Ensuring that the design can be adequately tested and verified
Ensuring the development and manufacturing costs can be minimised.
Carrying out engineering activity in accordance with engineering procedures
Delivery of work packages to time, cost and quality requirement
Ensuring compliance of the design to the technical, business and project requirements and standards
Ensuring the design is under suitable configuration control

Skills & Experience Required

Experience and understanding of underwater acoustics
Degree-level qualification or equivalent relevant experience
A working knowledge of the following software would be advantageous: Creo Simulate, Space Claim, ANSYS, Aucaflex, AutoDesk Mechanical and CFD and AutoDesk Electrical, MATLAB for system level modelling, evaluation and analysis
Experience of leading a small team of engineers
May be required to work unsociable hours on occasions to meet Project Timescales / Customer Satisfaction.

Job Title:Principal Transducer Design Engineer
Location:Middlesex / West London
Job Type:Permanent
Job ID:893492


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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