|Job Ref:||00040970||Employer:||BAE Systems||Industry:||
Power & Energy
|Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Cheshire||City:||Barrow-In-Furness||Address:||Post Code:||LA13||Post Date:||03/10/2016 15:09|
Senior Engineer - Power
Would you like to perform within our Electrical Power discipline to meet the needs of the submarine solutions internal projects and customer programmes? We currently have a vacancy for a Senior Engineer - Power at our site in Barrow-in-Furness.
As a Senior Engineer - Power, you will be involved in the design and delivery of submarine power, generation and distribution for the Successor Programme.
This role will give you the opportunity to grow into a technical leader as you will be working within a team of specialist Power Engineers.
Your main responsibilities as a Senior Engineer - Power will involve:
Providing support in the generation of electrical design solutions to agreed time, cost and quality to meet project or business milestones
Undertaking discrete activities to support; feasibility studies, research, design, development and post design services to meet requirements
Contributing to the drafting, vetting and editing of technical reports or other documents to ensure that technical findings can be successfully communicated to stakeholders
Determining requirements and design standards
Writing technical reports and technical specifications
Producing of outline functional system diagrams
Preparing design calculations to demonstrate designs meet performance requirements. i.e Load, Volt Drop, Fault Levels, discrimination
Performing power systems modelling and analysis
Undertaking technical development studies to verify compliance with design requirements
Your skills and qualifications:
Degree or equivalent experience in Electrical or Electronics Engineering with some accreditation of power theory knowledge
Power system modelling experience using MATLAB
Marine, Defence, Nuclear or Aviation industry experience - beneficial
Experience in performing complex calculations to determine load and fault analysis
In depth understanding of power system modelling, generators, switchgear; protection, power electronics or rotating machine design
What we're looking for in you:
Ability to guide others through power electronics, have an acute awareness of audience when presenting technical information on the power protection and relevant calculations to ensure stakeholder engagement to the design plan. You will need to have the ability of returning to the theory, proving technical integrity.
BAE Systems is one of the world's leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.
Maritime - Submarines
BAE Systems Maritime Submarines has been safely delivering world class submarines to the Royal Navy for more than a century. BAE Systems Maritime Submarines is home to the design, build, test and commissioning of the Astute class - the Royal Navy's latest and most capable generation of attack submarines. In total, seven of these state-of-the-art vessels will make up the fleet, each weighing a mighty 7,400 tonnes.
Split across nine UK locations, and with more than 5,000 employees, the business is also the industry lead for the successor to the Vanguard class of nuclear deterrent submarines.
We pride ourselves on employing the best professionals around. Join us and you'll be part of something important; something you can be proud of.
BAE Systems welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
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