System Design Engineer – Electrical, Marine, Auto and Off Grid

Up to £40000 per annum
26 Feb 2021
26 Mar 2021
Energy Solutions
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: System Design Engineer, Electrical

Location: Medway City Estate, Rochester, Kent. UK and International travel

Salary: £40,000 per annum + Benefits

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Benefits: Company Pension & Healthcare, and 28 days holiday including bank holidays (increasing with length of service)

They design, manufacture and sell hybrid energy management and control systems into the marine, off grid, vehicle and industrial markets and are the UK distributor for a number of well-known brands in the power industry.

The role:

To support these activities they are looking for System Design Engineer who will work on the following:

* Systems design, and more detailed electrical designs, mainly for the marine industry
* Project management, including attending meetings, and carrying out site visits
* Working on quotations and proposals, either leading, or as part of a group
* Dealing with suppliers, clients, and end users
* Commissioning systems in the UK, and sometimes internationally
* Maintaining professionalism and representing the company in a positive manner

Some work will be modifications to existing systems, but the majority will be clean sheet designs so the work will be varied, interesting and challenging.

You will report to the Engineering Manager and work as part of a small team of electrical, mechanical and control engineers. They’re looking for a conscientious, organised individual capable of structuring their work schedule effectively and delivering projects on time and to brief.

About you

Applicants should be skilled with AutoCAD LT software as a minimum, but experience with other electrical packages would be a good addition. Familiarity with at least some of the following standards would be expected:

* IEC 61439
* BS 7671
* Any marine classification standards (DNV GL, RINA, Lloyds etc.)

You’ll be expected to have a hands on approach when necessary, supporting panel builders and test engineers to troubleshoot systems both in their premises, and in the field if required.

Academic background could be an electrical or related engineering degree, or a lower qualification with evidence of experience and further training. Any project management qualifications would be beneficial.

Ideally you will have a full clean UK Driving licence.

Please click the APPLY button to submit your CV and a Cover Letter for this role.

Candidates with the experience and relevant job titles of; Design Engineer, Project Engineer, Electrical Design Engineer, CAD, AutoCAD Engineer, Solid Works Engineer, CAD Engineer, AutoCAD Technician, Design Technician, Electrical Systems Engineer may also be considered for this role.