Electrical Distribution Design Engineer

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Electrical Distribution Design Engineer

One of the world's largest defence primes are now seeking multiple Electrical Distribution Design Engineers to join their growing team in Bedfordshire. The main responsibilities in this role is to develop, test and integrate electrical power and control systems designs through to qualification. Due to the nature of the work, all applicants must be able and willing to obtain SC clearance.

Job Description

Job Title: Electrical Distribution Design Engineer
Salary: Up to £50,000 + Benefits
Location: Bedfordshire (Commutable from: Milton Keynes, Bedford, Luton, Stevenage, Leighton Buzzard, Northampton)

One of the world's largest defence primes are now seeking multiple Electrical Distribution Design Engineers to join their growing team in Bedfordshire. This is a permanent opportunity with a salary of up to £50,000 per annum (dependant on experience) + fantastic company benefits. Due to the nature of the work, all applicants must be able and willing to obtain SC clearance.

The main responsibilities in this role is to develop, test and integrate electrical power and control systems designs through to qualification. The successful Electrical Distribution Design Engineer will be part of a team reviewing system specifications, writing and capturing product functional requirements, producing system models, performing analysis, simulation, design and testing of the platform power and control.

Reporting to the Platform Electrical Architecture Technical Lead and Design Team Lead, the successful applicant will be expected to take responsibility for technical decisions of a particular part of the product design, documenting design decisions throughout development and will also need to work with minimal supervision. Further, communicating with internal functions, to ensure all views are gauged and understood before, during and after delivery of the detailed design.

Skills Required

* Experience with Def Stan 61-5 part 6.
* Practical electrical installation, harness and busbar design experience.
* Prior ground vehicle design, integration and field trial experience.
* Practical past experience with 28V vehicle power generation and distribution system.
* Knowledge of EMC, and power system design to minimise signatures (Electric and Magnetic field).
* Experience of working in a structured development process environment.
* Ability to support and manage aspects of assembly, integration and test.
* Awareness of MISRA, DO-178C and IEC61508 design.
* Relevant experience/understanding of the expectations of being employed in a safety critical marketplace (e.g. aerospace/medical/military).

Desired Skills

* Saber RD simulation experience

Should you be interested in applying or hearing more about this position please submit your application to Daniel Smith on 02392458040 or email your latest CV

This vacancy is being advertised by Advanced Resource Managers. ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions.
Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission.

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Daniel Smith

Daniel-Smith-(edited)

I specialise in permanent and contract recruitment within aerospace and defence. I excel at resourcing engineering and professional support services within the defence industry encompassing commercial management, operations, planning, PMO, procurement, quality assurance, systems safety and systems/software engineering.