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Date Added: Wed 25/01/2023

Lead Systems Engineer

Aberdeen, AB11, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Our Client, an international engineering and contracting company providing expertise within Oil & Gas, Wind Power Generation, Drilling Rig Projects and Telecom Services have a vacancy for Systems Engineering Lead.

The successful applicant will manage the Engineering Team and be the technical lead for the Systems Engineers.

This is a permanent position for an effective technical team leader who can manage a portfolio of projects and provide the necessary technical guidance and leadership.

Main responsibilities:

Management and leadership of the Engineering team.
Technical Lead for the systems and services being delivered:
Technical input for design
Technical Authority for Systems Engineers
Review and Approval of documentation
Ensure the design is safe, cost effective and fit for purpose.
Ensure that designs comply with the relevant Codes, Standards, Regulations and Procedures Plan and allocate Engineers for the projects and services for efficient utilisation of the team.
To provide technical assurance to projects and review previous lessons learned to improve the project delivery.
Management and delivery of projects to meet the customer's requirements within the agreed budget and schedule
Management of the on call Engineer rota and ensuring support calls are completed and closed.
Development of quotes and tenders to meet Customer specifications.
Support the strategic development of the team and business promoting it both within the wider company and to customers.
Must work in line with the company and project Health Safety, Quality and Environmental Assurance Procedures.Skills and Qualifications:

Educated to Degree/HND level in an appropriate subject or equivalent experience
TUV or similar Functional safety qualification preferred
Experience working in an engineering environment, ideally in the energy sector
Experience with a number of control systems such as ABB, Honeywell, Siemens etc.
CEng preferred however not essential
Experience in reviewing and approving Engineering deliverables
Competent with MS Office applicationsPersonal skills:

Good communicator both verbally and written
Strong team player
Excellent organisation skills and attention to detail
Self-starter with a proactive and practical approach to work
Resilient and self-motivatedThe role will be based in Aberdeen with hybrid working available.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment
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