Location Yeovil
Job-type Permanent
Salary £35000 - £45000
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Role - Electrical Systems Engineer

Location - Yeovil

As Electrical Systems Engineer you will carry out engineering activities for electrical systems on current and future platforms, including research. This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading, well established engineering company.

The department is responsible for a broad range of electrical systems, as such the role has the scope for involvement with the following:

  • Platform Electrical Power management and distribution systems.
  • Platform lighting requirements (internal and external) including use of NVIS.
  • Electrical panels and switches, including crew grips.
  • Electrical Integration of Power Systems (engines).
  • Anti Icing and Deicing systems.
  • Hoists.
  • Batteries
  • Electrical aspects of various utility systems (eg ECS, hydraulics, fuel)

Areas of responsibility:

  • System architecture definition, design and analysis.
  • Requirements capture, allocation, derivation, validation and verification.
  • Preparation of technical specifications and other project documentation.
  • Review of electrical design, including engineering drawings.
  • Conduct presentations at technical design reviews.
  • Preparation of test documentation and conduct integration testing.
  • Participate in aircraft trials.
  • Qualification and certification of equipment and systems.
  • Technical management of external suppliers.
  • Liaison with Customers, internal and external.
  • Supporting bid activities with future Customers.

Skills & Requirements:

  • Degree qualified in a relevant engineering subject (Avionic, Electrical, Electronic, Aerospace Engineering) or scientific discipline.
  • Proven background in developing electrical systems in an aerospace environment (civil or military).
  • Specific in-depth knowledge and recent experience in the design, development, integration and qualification of electrical systems (civil or military).
  • Knowledge and appreciation of the full Systems Engineering lifecycle and System Safety Analysis.
  • Experience of avionics interface protocols, e.g. ARINC-429, MIL-STD-1553B, Ethernet/AFDX
  • Experience of creating and editing systems documentation, e.g. Requirement Specifications, Interface Control Documents, Test Schedules/Reports, Safety Assessments, etc.
  • Ability to communicate equally across multi-functional teams, and with colleagues at all levels
  • Ability to take a proactive approach on your project, and in dealing with day to day tasks



  • A further degree in engineering, with a preference towards electrical power and storage technology.
  • Experience of aerospace engineering and operations.
  • Experience of integration, qualification and certification of Electrical Power systems would be an advantage.
  • Experience in the development of system architectures.
  • Experience of simulation tools.


For further details, please contact Nick Sollis – 01453 829767 or email your cv nick.sollis@omegaresource.co.uk

Omega Resource Group are an employment agency specialising in opportunities at all levels within the Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Defence, Scientific, Oil & Gas, Construction and Manufacturing sectors.

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