Contract Electrical CAD Designer

Contract Electrical CAD Designer
  • Competitive
  • Contract
  • New Malden, London, England, UK New Malden London GBR KT13PA
Job Ref: 1013
Sector: Aerospace & Defence
Date Added: 27 April 2022

Contract Electrical CAD Designer

Only Sole British Nationals with SC Security Clearance need apply

A key member of the Hardware Engineering team, this role will work to create electrical designs and drawings to deliver on a Defence maritime platform management project.Due to continued growth to support a high profile project, this role is increasing our existing Electrical CAD Design team capability and experience.

Key ResponsibilitiesProduce and review electrical schematics in accordance with relevant standards and internal Computer Aided Design (CAD) processes, using AutoCAD ElectricalDevelop and maintain component libraries to support electrical schematic activitiesProvide electrical engineering support to the Electrical Design Engineering teamUnderstand and interpret PI&D control systems, where requiredCreate, modify, maintain and manage electrical schematics for power and control systemsSupport Electrical Design Engineering team in component selection through analysis and justificationProduce, modify, maintain and manage technical documents to support contractual deliverables (e.g. specifications, design documents, Bill of Materials (BOMs) etc.)Manage and adhere to configuration management processes for baseline control throughout the full project lifecycleManage and adhere to change control processes, providing input to impact assessmentsCollaboratively support other engineering and supporting functions from an electrical schematic perspectiveTo be aware of and comply with company standards of conduct and all relevant statutory requirements

Competency/Skill requirementsAdept at problem-solving, able to develop solutions to a variety of problemsGood attention to detailOrganised, adept at workload management and prioritising appropriately to meet deadlinesFlexible and responsive to changing prioritiesProactive team worker, equally self-motivated and able to work autonomouslyGood interpersonal skills, able to engage effectively with all audiences/stakeholdersProficient user of MS officeProficient user of AutoCAD Electrical or similar (2+ years)Knowledge of electrical systems design and analysis techniquesCompetent in PowerPoint (and face-to-face presentation delivery, where required)Fluent in written and spoken EnglishStrong customer focusEngaging 'can do' attitude

Person SpecificationEssential qualifications / experience Strong experience in an Electrical Design Engineering positionEngineering Degree in related discipline (experienced Electrical Design Engineers without a degree will also be consideredUnderstanding and working knowledge of electrical related Defence Standards, including Lloyds Register and other Military Standards (e.g. Def Stan 59-411)Ability to work independently on own initiative, as well as within a collaborative team environmentAbility to work under pressure in a complex and rapidly changing environmentHold SC clearance or ability to achieve it

Preferred qualifications / experienceExperience of working within a team developing Naval Platform Management Systems (PMS) for surface and sub-surface programmesUnderstanding and working knowledge of Defence programmesExperience in battery technology and management systemsExperience in electrical power distribution designExperience in Defence Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) standards (e.g. Def Stan 59-411)Familiarity with electrical panel/enclosure/cabinet design

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove they are legally entitled to work in the UK. Carbon60 is a trading name of Carbon60 Limited an Employment Business/Agency.

27/05/2022 15:59:35
GBP Hour
Contact Consultant:
Adrian Weideman

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