Senior Engineer Electrical & Automation

Vlissingen

Marine Engineering, Shipbuilding

Full Time

Permanent

Bachelor

You will be assigned to a broad variety of tasks in the field of Electrical and Automation Engineering. You will be engaged from the very first (proposal) phase in the project to perform design proposals and calculations

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Job description

Our client, a renowned Dutch shipbuilder of navy vessels, with an established customer portfolio is currently seeking a Senior Engineer Electrical & Automatioin to be based in Vlissingen. Given the military nature of clients and projects, an EU citizenship/valid EU work visa is mandatory

The role
During the execution phase of the project, you will engage with a team of engineers to deliver the requested engineering documents and will implement deep technical and practical knowledge into solid and innovative designs. As a Senior Engineer Electrical & Automation you will report predominantly to a Team Leader, or occasionally directly to the Project Manager or Line Manager in case of smaller projects

Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the engineering process by developing the required deliverables, such as specification documents, functional descriptions, schematic drawings, and test/validation plans
  • Perform the required technical calculations to prove the design
  • Participate in design checks and reviews to guarantee required quality
  • Compose technical/functional specification documents
  • Verify technical performance of vendors and subcontractors
  • Performing cost analysis on received offers, in close cooperation with the Purchase department
  • Managing vendors and subcontractors to obtain their timely contribution to the project
  • Offer support to producing and submitting proposals to our customers
  • Offer technical support or commissioning activities to projects under contract
  • Ensuring full compliance to all applicable requirements and specifications imposed by class and customer
  • Contributing to the further development of the E&A Engineering department
  • Cooperate to develop and describe standards and working methods

Job requirements

  • BSc or MSc in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Technical Automation, or another relevant technical discipline
  • Experience in the design and installation of complex Electrical & Automation systems
  • Vast experience and broad knowledge of electrical installations and automation systems, preferably in ships, offshore or industrial installations
  • Experience in the design of (high voltage) Power Distribution systems
  • Experience in the functional development of Control & Monitoring systems
  • Knowledge of EMC regulations and compliancy precautions and able to work on Class-regulated products
  • Experience in Good Engineering Practices, including quality and budget awareness
  • Experience in complex project environments and managing third-party vendors and subcontractors
  • Dutch and English communication skills (verbal and written)
  • A background check will form a part of the selection process

Our offer

  • Salary dependent on experience
  • Annual leave: 27 days plus 13 days ADV
  • Travel costs: € 10 per month for the first 10 km, km exceeding 10 km € 0.19 per km
  • Pension benefit: employer 50% and employee 50%

Company description

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