Systems Design Engineer

45000.00 - 52000.00 GBP Annual
14 Nov 2016
12 Dec 2016
Engineering, Design
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Role: Senior Power Systems Design Engineer
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Manufacturing
Location: Somerset
Salary Expectations: ??45,000 to ??52,000 per annum


Our client is a global manufacturing company supplying to diverse range of industries including Energy, Marine and Mining sectors. The company prides its self in providing fit for purpose items to the highest possible qualities. They are currently looking for a Senior Power Systems Design Engineer to support their global operations.

Job Role

Reporting to the Electronics Design Manager the main objectives of this post are design of power electronics and specification of motors for new products along with research into new drive technologies for actuation


-Conducting research and carrying out feasibility studies into new methods of valve actuation and the evaluation of relevant new technologies
-Design of electronic hardware and software for company products with a focus on power systems, including the preparation of such records as may be necessary to demonstrate compliance with its associated specification and any relevant standards
-Specification and analysis of motors for company products
-Production of specifications for new products including associated project plans and test programs.
-Supervision of other personnel including other engineers, apprentices and contractors.
-Undertaking of design reviews, audits and testing to ensure that the company designs and products comply with specifications and relevant standards
-Generation of progress and other reports required by the Electronics Design Manager
-Ensuring the availability of design records and documentation and to assist with the production of Sales and Service literature
-Liaison with suppliers, customers and other departments throughout the company including such visits as may be required both in the UK and overseas
-Provision of technical support to Sales, Service, Production, Buying and Quality departments as required
-Undertaking of project management and co-ordination duties as and when required.

Qualifications and Experience

Degree qualified or equivalent in Electrical or Electronic Engineering
Experience in qualification undertaking design and development work
-Power electronics for both low- and high-voltage mains systems including silicon MOSFETs and emerging technologies such as GaN.
-Motor inverter design including thermal and EMC considerations.
-Analogue circuit design (e.g. signal amplification/conditioning).
-Motor specification and analysis.
-Software design using high level languages such as C or C++ for embedded microcontrollers.
-Designs to meet internationally recognised approvals standards.
-Design for volume manufacture.
Test automation / modelling using scripting languages such as python.
-CAD systems in particular DxDesigner/Pads
-Excellent Communication Skills

For more information regarding this role please call Mark Davis on (Apply online only) or to make an application send a CV .

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy. Omega Resource Group is a technical and engineering specialist agency and we also recruit for Electrical Design Engineers, Electronic Design Engineers, Systems Engineers, Design Engineers, Software Engineers and Test Engineers.

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy