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Principal Electrical Engineer (Electro Magnetic Compatibility)

Ref no. BHN557436
Salary £71.73/hour
Location Barrow-In-Furness, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract 12 Months
Job status Open

Job summary

Principal Engineer - Electrical Engineering (Electro Magnetic Compatibility) - 12 month contract - Barrow-in-Furness - £71.73 ph UMB or £54.36 ph PAYE (Inside IR35)

Key skills required for this role

Principal Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Electromagnetic, Electromagnetic Compatibility,


Principal Engineer - Electrical Engineering (Electro Magnetic Compatibility)

Job description

The Role

The Principal Engineer - Electrical Engineering (EMC) shall provide support to the Engineering Manager and/or external specialists in providing transversal support to engineering delivery teams in defining electromagnetic requirements and undertaking specialist testing of systems, sub systems and components in support of achieving contractual compliance for EMC design.

Key Accountabilities & Deliverables:

  • Technical reports and specifications
  • Functional System Diagrams
  • System design evidence
  • System Safety Justifications.
  • Technical presentations
  • System calculations, modelling and analysis
  • Developing test procedures
  • Attending factory acceptance tests
  • Configuration and testing of equipment

Essential Skills:

  • BEng (Hons) / MEng or equivalent.
  • CEng (or be able to satisfy requirements for CEng)
  • Technical report writing skills.
  • Demonstrable experience of engineering lifecycle.
  • Knowledge and experience in defence standards whilst not essential would be an advantage.
  • In depth understanding of electromagnetic compatibility testing and analysis.

Security Requirements: SC

This role will require the person to hold full Security Clearance (SC) prior to working onsite. You will need to obtain a BPSS check as part of this process. You must currently hold or be eligible and willing to obtain SC and you must be eligible to work in the UK without sponsorship and have lived and worked in the UK for a minimum 5 year period. If you are unsure as to whether you are eligible, please contact me to discuss.


The Umbrella rate quoted above is the Gross Umbrella rate (i.e. the rate we pay to the Umbrella Company inclusive of ALL employment costs). Please note, the rate paid by the Umbrella will be less, as will a Limited Deemed rate or Agency PAYE rate. Please get in touch to discuss the rates via these different payment vehicles.

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