Principal Engineer - Mechanical

Role Description

Looking for Mechanical Engineers (Senior and Principal level) to work on the design, development and qualification of key platform mechanical systems on our submarine programme - Dreadnought. You will work as part of a programme team responsible for the design, development and qualification including interfaces with other systems. The complex nature of the product may see you being involved in a wide range of activities. The stages of the life cycle you will be involved with are maintaining design intent through the product life cycle, change management and configuration control, resolving build and commissioning issues. You will work with our supply chain and submarine delivery programme partners to support our customer, the UK Royal Navy.

Main Responsibilities

  • Executing, evaluating, delivering and managing complex engineering and/or cross functional tasks or programmes of work, recognising stakeholder and customer requirements
  • Engineering verification and validation activities
  • Providing engineering evidence and assurance to ensure customer requirements have been met
  • Contributing to the identification and rapid closure of issues emerging from all product lifecycle stages and to manage the resulting change embodiment activities
  • Providing engineering advice and capability to support submarine acceptance, build, test and commissioning activities

Desirable skills

  • Essential: Degree level qualification (or equivalent experience) in relevant STEM subject (Engineering/ Physics/ Maths/ Science)
  • Chartered engineer, experience in balancing complex design requirements and managing complex documentation packs.

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

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West Butterwick, England, UK