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Electrical Design Engineer

Job Title: Electrical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6months
REF: MD2206ER_1655907209
Contact Name: Matthew Dunne
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 months ago

Job Description

We are urgently searching for a Electrical Design Engineer for a long term contract with a leading telco client. It is a hybrid working model with 2 days a week in the Reading office.

If you would like to work with a fantastic team on a key project, then this is the opportunity for you.


- Mentor on/off shore Design engineers. Read and understand project specific documentation and provide guidance, support and training as required;
- Work closely with the in house Design team and External Design Partners to ensure Designs produced comply with the relevant regulations;
- Provide detailed specifications for proposed solutions including time and scope involved, as required;
- Account for possible project challenges or constraints and proactively manage challenges;
- Assist other department engineers in creating practical demonstrations of proposed solutions and demonstrating them to other members of the team;
- Work alongside project management teams to successfully monitor progress;
- Implementation of solution based decisions to progress site designs;
- Provide solutions based forums to remove blockers through Engineering principals.;
- Establish a framework for necessary contributions from various departments and facilitate their collaboration;
- Review Documentation issued by the client and implement into ongoing projects;
- Run workshops with the Design teams on Design Solutions;
- Chair client meetings on site level designs and provide Electrical guidance and expertise.

Qualifications & Experience:

- Minimum BSC/BEng in Electrical Engineering. Member of IET preferred, but not essential;
- Experience of working on Telecoms Design Projects, ideally on Vodafone and/or Cornerstone projects;
- Strong experience and ability to produce Electrical calculations along with checking to BS7671 18th Edition Regs and BS EN 62305 for Lightning Protection;
- Experience producing designs for both AC and DC loads essential;
- Project management and leadership/mentoring skills are essential;
- Professional work experience in producing Electrical designs for proposed telecoms sites (both new build and upgrade);
- Ability to work with various departments to facilitate the orderly execution of both project plans and site level designs;
- Experience with AutoCAD 2D is essential to produce Electrical schematics and drawings;
- Experience using Electrical calculations software (Modecsoft or similar);
- Strong communicator and able to provide training to off shore resource and help guide the client to decisions.

Please send CVs for immediate response.

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