Senior Designer - Electrical

BAE Systems UK

Location: Cumbria

Job Type: Not Specified


Job title: SeniorDesigner - Electrical

Location: Barrow-In-Furness


What you’ll be doing:

    Using the CAD tool to produce 3D models of electrical systems and equipment integration

      Producing 2D drawing outputs to a demanding schedule to support the manufacturing and production teams in product build and delivery

        Maturing the 3D model and producing 2D drawing outputs

          Developing and maintaining working relationships with interfacing teams and team members

            Working with the client to produce an integrated design that meets their expectations and agreed set of requirements

            Your skills and experiences:


              Relevant engineering qualification or previous experience as an Electrical Designer/Draughts person/ Electrician or HNC/NVQ Electrical Designer qualification


                Submarine or shipbuilding product knowledge from an electrical discipline perspective

                  Experience and knowledge of a CAD toolset 2D Drawing & 3D Modelling


                  You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

                  The Design team:

                  You will be working in the Electrical Designer discipline carrying out 3D modelling (design and integration) of various electrical systems and compartment integration of electrical equipment. The role also includes work to produce a bill of materials for your specific area in the submarine design and will provide you with the challenge of working with the stakeholder group to drive the successful resolution of design vs spatial problems. Future career progression could include Principal Designer or leadership roles within the team.

                  These roles also offer paid overtime, subject to business requirements

                  Why BAE Systems?

                  This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals. We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.”

                  Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

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