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Electrical Design Engineer

Job Title: Electrical Design Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Months
REF: SB/CON/EDE_1655914717
Contact Name: Sneha Betharia
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Role: Electrical Design Engineer

Type: 6 Month Contract Initially

Location: reading (Hybrid)

We are looking for Electrical Design Engineers for one of the leading telecoms brands based in Reading.


  • 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.

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