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Senior Instrument & Controls Engineer

Ref no. BHN559085
Location Manchester, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

Looking to join an Innovative company? The company not only produce products which are used in some of the most challenging environments in the world but have a number of awards under their belt!

Key skills required for this role

Electronic Engineer, Engineer, Instrument & Control Engineer, Instrument Engineer, Control Engineer


Electronic Engineer, Engineer, Instrument & Control Engineer, Instrument Engineer, Control Engineer

Job description


Important: All applicants must be able to obtain Security Clearance *minimum 5 years UK residency*

Working: Possible Flexible and some remote working potentials.

Want to work for a company who have been supporting the nuclear industry since its first major expansion in the 1960s?

Join a reputable business who, have a number of awards, most recently been named as an Award winner (Gold Award) in MoD Defence Employer Recognition Scheme!

Join a business who provides customers with solutions that give complete, long-term protection and control of safety critical systems.

A trusted and reputable company; who's solutions have been integrated in nearly all of the UK's nuclear sites.

The Senior I&C Engineer will provide I&C engineering support.

The Senior Instrument & Controls Engineer will operate as a key member of the project team bringing experience in I&C and systems engineering to the team, whilst also supporting bid work by scoping the engineering tasks for the proposed work.


  • Supporting the I&C/systems engineering aspects of projects
  • Work with customers and other stakeholders to develop technical solutions within a nuclear instrumentation and controls (I&C) environment.
  • Drafting and estimating the I&C/systems engineering aspects of bid work
  • Applying appropriate systems engineering practice on projects
  • Generating and maintaining high quality documentation and gaining formal review approval for release
  • Use of systems engineering tools for requirements management, design modelling etc
  • Supporting representations of project systems engineering to the project or customer community
  • Advising or mentoring less-experienced team members, including graduates or apprentices, on I&C/systems engineering matters
  • Provide technical leadership in specified areas for the team and the company as a whole
  • Drafting concise and accurate technical reports, requirements specifications as required meeting the specific needs of the deployed equipment
  • Supporting other engineering or related disciplines as required, e.g. design, production or test
  • Contribution to ongoing development and improvement of engineering/business processes
  • Any other relevant duties as and when required

Experience needed:

  • Degree (or equivalent) qualified engineer, preferably in electrical/electronic or control engineering
  • Chartered or Incorporated Engineer with membership (or working towards membership) of a relevant institution would be an advantage
  • Experience of I&C and systems engineering or design and in a safety regulated industry
  • Knowledge of safety system design in accordance with IEC 61508 or similar safety standards (IEC 61513, IEC 61226
  • Good knowledge of systems engineering processes, standards and methodologies (e.g., IEC 15288, UML)
  • Good knowledge of DOORS for requirements management


  • Experience in the Defence / Aerospace or safety regulated environment would be advantageous
  • Ability to communicate effectively across a broad range of technical and business disciplines within industry
  • Systems integration experience
  • Ability to work with multiple tasks, set priorities and make decisions
  • Good presentation, oral and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with the ONR SAPs and TAGs would be an advantage

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