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Electrical and Power Electronics Engineer

  • Location: Chelmsford
  • Salary: £27.65 - £35 per hour + Inside IR35 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Emily Stapley
  • Contact Email: E.Stapley@jamrecruitment.co.uk
  • Duration: 6 months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 25 January 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH77903_1639484550

Would you like to join a global Aerospace and Defence organisation? Do you want to play a key part in protecting the lives and futures of others?

Due to continued investment, this world-renowned business is currently in the midst of a huge recruitment drive and is looking for Electrical & Power Electronics Engineer to join their growing team in Chelmsford on a 6 month contract.

This is a phenomenal opportunity to work with a true leader on some of the biggest challenges and most advanced technologies in the industry.

The Role
Within the role of Electrical & Power Electronics Engineer, you'll be responsible for:

* The Electrical & Electronic aspects of radar hardware design and Radar equipment support
* Resolve Project related Electrical Engineering activity to include, but not limited to; Project Specific design amendments, Problem Reports (initially Procurement followed by Build), Obsolescence Issues, liaising with Supplier to ensure Electrical design is iaw released Procurement Documentation
* Supporting the design of AC distribution systems including sizing, generation, protection, UPS and control across a range of power levels up to 1MW

In addition, you will also be supporting the design of DC distribution systems including specification of power supplies, converters, including sizing, protection, and control.

You
To succeed within the role of Electrical & Power Electronics Engineer, you'll have the following skills:

* Minimum 2 years of experience in a similar role in the Aerospace and Defence Industry
* Degree, HNC or HND in Electrical Engineering or strongly related subject
* Understands how to carry out job and how own work activities fit into the radar development team activities
* Working knowledge to support the design of motor drives, control, and positioning systems

In addition, you must be eligible and willing to go through SC security clearance.


Background
This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

* Achieve a work/life balance
* Increase earning potential
* Develop your skills
* Be appreciated and valued
* Gain security clearance

If this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you!

PLEASE NOTE: A start date is fast approaching so apply as soon as possible!

JAM Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position.

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