Senior Electrical Engineer

Job Title: Senior Electrical Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Solihull
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: 25 Days Holiday, pension Scheme, Flexible Bonus Scheme
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 68712
Contact Name: Sam Druiff
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 03, 2019 16:50

Job Description

Senior Electrical Engineer

Brilliant opportunity for a Senior Electrical Engineer to join a brilliant, independent firm!

I am looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer to join an independent firm in their Solihull office. The role includes
  • Be responsible for interpreting the client brief and developing designs at all stages from inception through to detailed design; 
  • Act independently to investigate solutions;
  • Explore options and work closely with peers to develop and communicate design solutions; 
  • Manage and supervise colleagues in the production and refinement of multi-discipline designs to ensure that we produce the highest quality product for our clients;
  • Be responsible for managing and monitoring resources to deliver the agreed commercial performance across the range of disciplines involved in your projects;
  • Give their all to ensure the client is happy and the solution is both high-quality and practical;
  • Be accountable to the Project Manager / Project Director for day-to-day delivery;
  • Be prepared to adapt your skills to transition to a digital way of working, embracing automation;
  • Liaise with other disciplines within the regional office and experts elsewhere within Arup;
  • Be required to work away from your normal office from time to time.

The ideal Senior Electrical Engineer will have,
  • Experienced in leading multi-discipline design teams on medium to large projects.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experienced in supervising less experienced engineers and technicians across the MEP disciplines.
  • Proven record in developing concept and scheme designs.
  • Experienced in the production of design notes, reports and general correspondence in clear and concise English. 
  • Experienced in undertaking site inspections and site surveys.
  • Ability to communicate technical issues to co-professionals, contractors and clients with varying degrees of technical understanding. 
  • Ability to communicate with other professionals as a generalist as well as a specialist basis.
  • Ability to develop solutions that satisfy client requirements. 
  • Proven success of working in a team environment.
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work on, and respond to priorities across multiple projects.
  • Excellent understanding of Electrical Low Voltage, and Extra Low Voltage Systems. Medium Voltage experience preferred as the majority of our projects are supplied at Medium Voltage.
  • Experienced in the use of ProDesign, Dialux and similar specialist design software.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office range of software.

  • Bachelor Degree in Building Services, Electrical Engineering or similar with Masters Degree preferred.
  • Ideally professionally Qualified with the IET or CIBSE.



Benefits for a Senior Electrical Engineer,


-          £45,000 - £50,000 Salary

-          Profit Share

-          25 Days Holiday

-          Flexible Benefits Scheme