Senior Engineer (Subsea Controls)

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£45,000 to £48,000 per annum
pension, life assurance
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An exciting opportunity for a fully-experienced Subsea Controls Engineer to take up a senior-level position within a highly-successful engineering development company. Based in Devon, with daily links to associated off-shore activities in the North Sea and other oil and gas exploration sites. This role is primarily shore based but may involve supervising off-shore campaigns.

Principal Job Function

Specify and implement work packages for field development and through-life support campaigns for electrical and mechanical subsea controls systems

Principal Duties for the Senior Engineer - Subsea Controls

*Provide bid and proposal support to sales team (technical and commercial)

*Interpret customer requirement specifications

*Provide engineering support to operations and projects

*Preparation of project documentation: FATs, SITs etc.

*Product and systems design

*Support products throughout their lifetime

*Manage changing technology and obsolescence issues and keep products up to date with emerging customer requirements

*Support the sales team on technical presentations, exhibitions, and conferences

*Attending Design Reviews, checking and reviewing drawings

*Provide direct assistance to customers when required on technical issues, including trials

*Manage the labour and material spend on work packages, within agreed budgets

Essential skills and background for the Senior Engineer - Subsea Controls

*Qualified to HNC or above with significant, provable experience of working as a subsea or controls engineer with "hands on" skills.

*Good knowledge of structure, operations, and diagnostics of subsea control systems.

*Able to engage confidently with client engineers to interpret requirements and define workscopes, equipment requirements and costs.

*Driving licence essential

*Applicants must hold or be able to attain UK security clearance


This is a superb opportunity to join an exciting engineering business, who are winning contracts through the application of cutting-edge technology in the energy sector, throughout the UK, and wider markets.

Benefits include pension, generous health & life assurance and other benefits one would expect from a premier employer

Based in beautiful Devon, close to some of the finest beaches, coastlines and moors the UK has to offer. Salary guide negotiable c£45-48k