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Principal Engineer

  • Location: Barrow in Furness
  • Salary: 50.00 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 11 months ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace, Other
  • Contact: Aerospace and Defence team
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: +44 161 962 6111
  • Expiry Date: 31 December 2022
  • Job Ref: 71790

​The Role

Within the Principal Engineer role, you’ll be responsible for:

Undertaking functional design and/or providing specialist advice.

Contribution to identification and rapid closure of issues emerging from all product lifecycle stages and to manage the resulting change.

Producing evidence in support of qualification, legislative requirements and safety justifications and provide specialist support for associated activities.


To succeed within the Principal Engineer role, you’ll have experience in a similar position, and you’ll ideally have the following skills:

Degree qualified (or equivalent) or working towards CEng (chartered engineering).

Experience in using safety standards and guidance.


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:

Work on complex, cutting-edge projects

Achieve a work/life balance

Work on long term contracts

Develop your skills at a prestigious company

Gain security clearance


If this sounds like the role for you, we’d love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Principal Engineer, please send your CV to the Aerospace and Defence team via the ‘apply now’ button.

***PLEASE NOTE: Start dates are imminent so apply now!!!***