Principal Engineer

Job title : Principal Engineer
Location : Buckinghamshire, England
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : £58000 - £62000 per annum + + Package
Salary high : 62000
Salary low : 58000
Reference : JH1001_1631203957
Job Title: Principal Engineer
Location: Buckinghamshire
Salary: £58k - £62k

Do you want to progress your career to leading an exceptional multi-disciplinary team of engineers to deliver projects involving electric motors and rotating machinery for the eVTOL industry?

Have you got strong experience within engineering design software such as Catia V5/V6 or NX?

Have you got experience managing the design of Aerospace components from cradle to grave within budgets of around £1m?

Then this is the role for you!

Piper Maddox have been engaged by a renowned, innovative and award-winning aviation electrical systems producer that specialise in the design and development of on-board energy systems for the leading aircraft manufacturers and OEMs around the world. The firm has been growing from strength to strength where sales in 2020 reached 16.5 billion euros despite the global pandemic which hit the Aerospace industry significantly. After being ranked no.1 in Forbes's 2020 list of world's best employers for its sector they are now seeking an experienced Principal Engineer to join the team in Buckinghamshire on a permanent basis. You will support the business by leading a cross functional team to deliver a variety of client projects successfully and within budget.

As a Lead Engineer you will…
Lead a multidisciplinary team of up to 10 engineers to deliver and meet client expectations
Manage high-speed motor design projects up to £3m in accordance with budget
Lead technical root cause analysis and successfully mitigate risks
Oversee and approve various designs and technical proposals in relevant projects
Manage the sourcing and costing of both material and labour costs to budget and schedule
Building strong working relationships throughout the whole company including Operations, Business Development, Supply chain, Quality etc..
Mentor less experienced engineers to support their development
Excellent written and verbal communication skills


If you feel like this could be the challenge for you then I'd love to give you some more details. Hit apply or get in touch now!
James Holmes - 0117 205 0122


Piper Maddox is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.