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Rail - Senior Power Systems Engineer - London

  • Location

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Rail & Civil Infrastructure

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  • Salary:

    + Benefits + Employers pension

  • Contact:

    Lee Parker

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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At Talascend International we are currently recruiting for a Senior Power Systems Engineer.

The Senior Power Systems Engineer provides technical and professional support for Power Systems Engineering, supporting development of standards and technical requirements for the discipline. They provide assurance that design and construction of Power Systems assets meet project requirements and work to resolve issues where appropriate.

 Able to provide specialist technical support and leadership on discipline-specific scientific, technical and engineering principles to project development / delivery teams but knowing when to seek further guidance from other Subject Matter Expert or others.
 Capable of being a Standard Owner, working under the guidance of the Standard Discipline Owner.
 Able to provide technical, commercial management and leadership skills to support project development / delivery teams, working under supervision of line manager (or delegate).
 Ability to communicate most discipline-specific technical ideas to colleagues, based largely on examples of application.
 Ability to apply many principles relating to standards, safety and the environment and able to articulate the rest.
 Applies principles and methods that ensure effective information management, modelling and data security; understands the approaches and consequences to data creation, transformation and visualisation and knowing when to seek guidance from other Subject Matter Expert and others.

 Applicable UK construction regulations including CDM requirements.
 The application of the Common Safety Method (CSM) for risk evaluation and assessment.
 Understanding of the Regulatory/Legislative Framework relevant to HS2
 Commercial awareness including understanding of cost delivery, schedule targets and the need to deliver an integrated solution that meets all functional requirements.
 Knowledge restricted to own discipline
 Chartered Engineer/Membership of an appropriate professional institution or the equivalent experience.

Type of experience:
 Experience in managing multi-disciplinary engineering and safety standards, activity on large complex major projects/ programmes within a complex infrastructure delivery programme.
 Experience of managing competing project and engineering demands, with cost and schedule implications.