Principal Digital Engineer

City of Bristol

Job summary

Babcock International
£60,000 - £69,999
Building & Construction, Business Management, Civil
Civil/Structural, Construction/Building Services, Defence, Design, Engineering Consultancy, Process
Contract Type:
Full Time
Expiry Date:

About the job

Job Title: Principal Digital Engineer
Location: Bristol, Newbury or Warrington + Hybrid Working Arrangement
Compensation: £53,020 - £64,000 + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent
Role ID: SF54581

At Babcock we're working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Principal Digital Engineer.

The role

As a Principal Digital Engineer, you'll have a role that's out of the ordinary. You will capture the clients requirements for a huge 10-year major infrastructure project and articulate these back to the design team.

Day to day, you'll work with 3D designers to develop processes and procedures for BIM modelling.

  • Supporting the authoring key BIM documentation and workflows aligned to industry best practice.
  • Managing the roll out and implementation of the above within a client organisation, across a programme of works and at project level.
  • Managing the communication of BIM and Digital strategy, documentation & workflows to stakeholders.
  • Inputting into digital risk identification and mitigation
  • Managing digital transformation and strategy on programmes
  • Supporting the interface with clients, design teams and contractors implementing BIM methodologies and best practice from strategy level through to project delivery.

This role is full time 37 hours per week and can be based at Bristol, Warrington or Newbury with hybrid working arrangements i.e. primarily home working with some travel to Babcock and client sites (expenses paid).

Essential experience of the Principal Digital Engineer

  • Experience in BIM at managerial level
  • Knowledge of ISO19650 standards
  • Stakeholder management experience

Qualifications for the Principal Digital Engineer:

  • Design and construction qualification is desirable

Please note that this position is subject to enhanced national security vetting. The successful candidate must be a sole UK national who is able to satisfy Ministry of Defence security requirements (this may include obtaining SC, NNPPI or Developed Vetting (DV) level of security clearances).

Our Benefits

  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Matched contribution pension scheme up to 8% of salary, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Reservists in the armed forces receive 10-days special paid leave
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows most employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • 'Be Kind Day' enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity

Babcock International

For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities, and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.

If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We are committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone's free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

Closing date: 05/12/23

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