Power Engineer

Recruiter
Parkside Recruitment
Location
Stafford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Sectors
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description

Our client, a global leader in their industry, is currently looking for a Contract Power Engineer to support the design, manufacture and supply of novel power dense static converters and motors. Engineers will be responsible for delivering robust and cost effective power electronic solutions to a range of niche applications. There will be involvement in all stages of the engineering lifecycle; from concept through to verification and validation of production systems.

Key responsibilities;

  • To perform a wide range of engineering work covering all stages of the project from bid to delivery
  • To plan and conduct engineering tasks requiring judgement in the evaluation, selection and adaptation of designs or design techniques to meet the agreed requirements
  • To be accountable for the technical performance of the product
  • To work closely with senior team members to plan and co-ordinate the project
  • To coordinate technical activities within the team
  • To be the primary technical point of contact with the customer
  • To contribute to project meetings and to deliver detailed technical and progress reports
  • To keep up to date with the state of the art in the chosen area by attending seminars and studying the technical literature
  • Support other activities in the business such as business improvement initiatives

Key Requirements;

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent in electrical engineering or a related discipline
  • Experience using design/simulation tools such as MATLAB and Simulink
  • Skills and experience in the field of power electronics or electrical engineering
  • A proven track record of product design and test in a relevant environment
  • Broad knowledge of other areas of engineering (e.g. systems, mechanical, motors, etc.)
  • Good knowledge of best practice design lifecycle process; gated design phases, design reviews etc.
  • Willing and able to make presentations
  • Skills and experience in the 'live' testing of low voltage (i.e.
  • Must be eligible to obtain security clearance without restrictions

Parkside Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Parkside Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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