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Design Engineer

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: On Going
REF: JT 21/07/22_1658398877
Contact Name: Jack Tune
Contact Email:
Job Published: 20 days ago

Job Description

Daniel Owen are looking for a Design Engineer to join a large client of ours with in the industry on a permanent basis.

The successful candidate will undertake production of E&P design deliverables across the Network Rail project lifecycle, from feasibility studies and outline designs, through to detailed designs and project hand back documentation. As part of these designs, the candidate would be expected to successfully plan and undertake site surveys to inform designs.

Multi-disciplinary design coordination and collaboration is an integral part of the successfully delivery of complex and challenging projects and as such, the successful candidate must possess excellent communication, teamwork, and design collaboration skills.

Relevant Skills & Experience Needed:

  • A HNC or Degree in Electrical Engineering or similar.
  • A member of the IET with Chartered Engineer status or strongly working towards professional registration.
  • Personal Track Safety (PTS) qualification.
  • City and Guilds 2382-18 - BS7671:2018 qualification.
  • City and Guilds 2391 - Electrical Inspection and Testing qualification.
  • Possess a full, clean UK driving license.
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in producing E&P / M&E design deliverables including signalling power, points heating, station/junction/level crossing lighting schemes, station M&E, depot and sidings lighting and power, DNO supplies, and lineside building power supplies.
  • Planning and leading site surveys.
  • Good understanding of CDM and CSM hazard management as part of design process.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Network Rail, British and European electrical and lighting standards.
  • E&P design CRE experience.
  • Proficient in the use of industry standard calculation and design software packages including Trimble (Amtech), ETAP, Dialux/Relux, Bentley MicroStation and ProjectWise, and Autodesk AutoCAD.
  • Excellent level of computer literacy in Microsoft Office tools.
  • Checking and Reviewing design deliverables against contractual requirements and relevant Network Rail, British and European standards.
  • Effective communication with clients and other design/construction disciplines and sub-contractors.
  • Good understanding of project and engineering management processes and structures.
  • Input into project bids and tendering.
  • Planning and managing budget and resource to effectively deliver projects within expected time lines.
  • Developing and mentoring junior staff.
  • Self-motivated and pro-active in terms of checking and supervising design production.

In return you will receive:

  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent career development support
  • Contributary pension scheme
  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Private health care cover
  • 5hr standard work week with flexibility for remote working split.

If you feel you are a right fit for the role please apply online or contact Jack on 0203 370 0846. You can also apply via email -