6 months ago
Electrical Systems Engineer
Permanent Full Time
32,993 - £ 50,272 pa (including MPP), dependent on experience plus industry leading benefits including an outstanding pension scheme
18th May 2018
RACE (Remote Applications in Challenging Environments) design, deliver and operate remote handling solutions for extreme environments using the latest technologies in robotics and automation. Located at our brand new, purpose built facility at Culham, Oxfordshire we are working on a number of multi-year projects to design, manufacture and supply complex and innovative solutions to work in challenging and hazardous environments. RACE is a business unit of the UK Atomic Energy Authority.
As a member of the RACE electrical systems team your role would be to support RACE projects with electrical systems engineering expertise, to produce electrical system designs for robotic remote handling systems and associated facilities, in additional to contributing to the design and execution of advanced control research projects.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing team working with the latest robotic and autonomous technology. The UKAEA offers an outstanding benefits package and a unique working environment.
Please download the application pack for further information.
To find out more about the department or role please contact the hiring manager who will be happy to discuss in more detail with you.
All successfully shortlisted applicants will be required to attend an interview, and in some instances further technical exercises to assess suitability for the role. If you require interview support or would like some tips on how to prepare for an interview, please follow the link below or speak to either your HR Business Partner or the Recruitment Manager who can arrange some mentoring with you.
Knowledge skills and experience
- Degree or equivalent level of experience in electronic/electrical engineering or a related field
- Experience in producing electrical systems specifications and designs
- Experience with electrical distribution
- Ability to prepare electrical schematics and BOMs for new prototype equipment
- Knowledge of the 17th Edition regulations
- Ability to produce high quality work to deadlines
- Experience of working in a cross functional team
- Experience of modern electrical CAD
Applications are welcome from less experienced candidates seeking career development who fulfil the essential criteria for the role attracting a salary range of £32,993 - £37,069pa (Including Market Premium Payment).
-Please be advised that this vacancy may close earlier than stated if large or sufficient numbers of applications are received.
-Please note if you hold an allowance associated with your current role, this may not be transferable into a new role within a different area of the organisation.
-The UK Atomic Energy Authority actively promotes equality and values diversity in our workforce. We operate a number of flexible working arrangements (such as part-time working/job share/home working). Flexible working may be available with this role, please discuss with the hiring manager or HR if you have any concerns.