Senior Electrical Engineer

Feltham, London

Senior Electrical Engineer

Contract (likely Outside IR35)


Job Overview:

Includes electrical design and analysis of an assigned scope of work in a company project including specific complex deliverables such as power generation systems, substation & power distribution systems and lighting & earthing systems. Work includes, among other things, conceptual studies, cost and planning studies, layouts, voltage drop calculations, specification development and electrical one-line diagrams.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Proven technical experience in the oil & gas or renewable industries and able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Proven experience as Requisition Engineer for AC UPS systems
  • Proven experience of electrical content for packaged mechanical equipment.
  • Proven experience of writing technical documentation including reports, standards, specifications, philosophies
  • Experience in responding to client/third party comments on technical documents including specifications and datasheets
  • Reports progress of the work and able to be responsible for planning and estimating.
  • Capable of working at several small projects at one time.
  • Shows flexibility and willingness to help colleagues during heavy workload periods, holiday or, illness cover.

Essential Qualifications and Education:

  • Must have a Bachelor or Master Degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Typically has 8-10 years of detail electrical engineering experience.
  • Must have a working knowledge of IEC standards and codes
  • Is current on new scientific engineering methods and possesses a technical knowledge of the detail design engineering process.
  • Is capable of appropriate use of computer applications and other specialized engineering tools.
  • Must demonstrate leadership, social and IT skills
  • Proficient in English
  • Good Communication skills (meetings, reporting)
  • Capable of working under pressure
  • Able to interact with other disciplines

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