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Principal Engineer - Product Assurance (Electrical)

  • Location: Barrow-in-Furness District
  • Salary: £50.00 - £55.25 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Stella Grundy
  • Contact Email:
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 12 March 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH80383_1706628792

Join a world-renowned aerospace and defence organisation as a Principal Engineer Electrical Product Assurance in Barrow-in-Furness

Would you like to join a global aerospace and defence organisation? Do you want to work as part of an organisation protecting people and maintaining maximum national security?

Due to a drive for greater success, this advanced manufacturing business is currently searching for a Principal Engineer Electrical Product Assurance to add to their talented, hardworking team in Portsmouth on an initial 6 month contract. Striving for innovation and creativity you can ensure no two days will be the same. This role will be offering £55.25 travel per hour inside IR35 / Umbrella

This is a phenomenal opportunity to not only work for a prestigious, advanced organisation, but to gain skills and knowledge you won't find anywhere else.

The Role

Designs and develops solutions, resolves engineering issues and problems for a range of situations relating to their specialist knowledge area. Provides technical guidance to others relating to area of expertise.

  • Assists in the production of estimates, creates and/or assists in the production of design requirement specifications
  • Develops, promotes and shares new technologies for implementation across businesses and programme(s)
  • Acts as Engineering, technical or design authority for a sub-system or Line Replaceable Unit (LRU)
  • Provides technical leadership and guidance on matters relating to a discipline, may occasionally lead a team of engineers including line management responsibility
  • Works independently or as part of a small team
  • A highly experienced professional engineer, has a depth and breadth of knowledge in a discipline area
  • CEng level or equivalent level of capability


  • Requires detailed and comprehensive understanding of concepts and principals relating to an area within an engineering discipline.
  • Has significant experience and able to apply knowledge to a wide range of engineering issues within own discipline and other engineering disciplines.
  • CEng level or equivalent level of capability


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 Electrical Product Assurance please send your CV to Stella Grundy