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Principal Mechanical Engineer

  • Location: Barrow-in-Furness District
  • Salary: £48000.00 - £53000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 16 days ago

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Contact: Rick Bloor
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Client: BAE Systems
  • Expiry Date: 06 September 2022
  • Job Ref: BH79123RB_1658847473

Principal Engineer - Mechanical Engineering

The Role

As a Principal Engineer, you will be working as part of a Mechanical Systems Group, which has the responsibility for design, development, manufacture, delivery, installation, and final acceptance of various defence programmes

  • The role will be developing and managing technical specifications reviewing system to system integration test plans and procedures to ensure that they deliver the evidence required for both equipment and system level customer acceptance to schedule
  • Supporting system to system integration and testing at the supplier's site.
  • Support the ongoing development of the electrical and data interfaces
  • Assessing sub-contractor supplied design deliverables and making recommendations for amendment
  • The production of engineering reports for Senior Management.

This role will give you the opportunity to work on cutting edge defence programmes that will provide you with work longevity and career development that could include progression into engineering manager roles or support towards chartered engineer status.

In return you will receive £53,000 salary, option for a hybrid working arrangement and an industry leading benefits package

Essential Criteria

  • Degree or equivalent qualification or experience, in Mechanical Engineering or closely related discipline.
  • Mechanical systems engineering background
  • Knowledge and experience of systems engineering.
  • Able to obtain security clearance.

To apply for the position of Principal Engineer, please send your CV or via the "apply now" button.

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

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