Principal Engineer C&I, Active Vehicle Control

Executive Recruitment Services
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Principal Engineer (C&I, Active Vehicle Control)
Barrow in Furness

Principal Engineer (C&I, Active Vehicle Control): A major Defence company are looking to secure the services of a Principal Engineer - Control and Instrumentation at their site in Barrow in Furness to be responsible for the design and integration of control systems that determine the way in which a submarines move through the water, dive, and surface. This will include requirements management, system design, and integration into the wider platform.

Principal Engineer (C&I, Active Vehicle Control) Responsibilities:
* Control system design for Safety Integrity Level (SIL) 3 systems, considering integration with the wider platform
* Gathering requirements from customers relating to the boat control and/ or hydrodynamic systems
* Carrying out system design for control and instrumentation systems
* Interfacing with customers, suppliers and other related engineering teams
* Mentoring junior members of staff within the team to encourage their professional development

Principal Engineer (C&I, Active Vehicle Control) Essential Experiences:
* Degree (or equivalent) qualification or experience in relevant electrical discipline
* Demonstrable experience in control systems design and control theory application
* Previous experience of applying control theory to a vehicle programme or similar platform, such as: automotive, aircraft, rail, ships or submarines

* Experience interfacing with suppliers
* Previous submarines experience

Successful candidates will be required to undergo security vetting to SC level for this role!!!!

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