Principal Electrical Engineer

Job title : Principal Electrical Engineer
Location : Scotland
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Salary high : 75000
Salary low : 65000
Reference : 12345_1686315296
My client are going through an exciting period of growth, and in order to move into production and larger scale manufacturing readiness, they're looking for an experienced Principle Electrical Engineer to join.


Lead and grow the Electrical Design team and enhance the design and validation processes throughout the business in collaboration with other departments.
Collaborate with partner teams (Electromagnetics, Power Electronics, Control, Mechanical etc.) to achieve system design.
Guide the product through whole development cycle starting with documentation embedding QA
Create specification documentation for suppliers & support management of procurement
Define test criteria and ensure that design process is robust and traceable with transparent validation.
Assist project manager with resource planning, estimates, timeline estimations, and day‐to-day project running.
Use technical experience and analytical thinking to solve complex technical issues


Have a passion for the transition towards renewable energy
An experienced Senior or Principal Engineer, you have a proven track record in delivering electrical design projects with a minimum of 5 years' experience in similar level roles
Have a degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent engineering degree, Chartered status would be beneficial
Familiarity with UK grid code
Experience working in test environments for electrical equipment, instrumentation, standards, regulations, test protocols, H&S, etc.
Experience with design and/or simulation tools such as: Simulink, Ansys, Comsol, Solidworks, E3, AutoCad electrical, etc.

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