For 50 years, we've been driven by the firm belief that engineers are the architects of tomorrow's world, leading the way with their daring, their expertise and their ability to push boundaries.
Every day, our 5,700 employees innovate for our clients, partnering the world's greatest engineering projects in the fields of energy, healthcare, life sciences and transport.
A fast-growing international Group, we are present in 14 countries (in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Africa).
Assystem’s Nuclear Division has recently been awarded several design contracts, and as a result are expanding their team in Somerset. As such, we now have an opening for a Development Engineer to join an exciting Nuclear New Build project based either from our office in Blackburn or Derby.
As a Development Engineer you will report to the Development Engineering Manager, and you will be responsible for derivation and management of Verification Plans for specific areas of the Power Station Design. You will be required to establish the interfaces within Power Station design teams and establish and maintain the requirements management and project control capabilities.
Defining and managing power station wide verification plans (setting out the approach to validation and verification for systems and components which are then discharged through a defined process i.e. analysis, analogy, demonstration, inspection, commissioning and operations).
Understand and meet the expectations of the regulatory body for admissible verification data.
Apply technical expertise to act as an Intelligent Customer for methods of validation
Deliver verification plans and collate evidence in line with best practice and to standard policies and processes, to deliver robust, low cost solutions that are optimised and integrate operational experience and lessons learnt.
Ensure that quality is maintained throughout the project life cycle by undertaking appropriate technical reviews and providing the required V&V inputs to the main project technical review gates.
Manage technical interfaces between Development Engineering and other functions within the project to ensure that a coherent technical solution is achieved.
Be able to represent the Development Engineering Manager at technical project reviews.
A full job specification can be available.
Essential Experience / Qualifications:
HNC / HND or equivalent in an Engineering discipline
Knowledge of Power Stations systems
Sound knowledge of relevant design codes and standards
Experience in the interpretation of customer requirements and defining and managing the engineering requirements for development engineering.
Proven technical skills in the delivery of work packages to time, cost and quality.
Experience of trade-off studies to ensure optimum verification methods are selected.
Ability to communicate effectively with any audience, quickly establishing credibility and buy-in.
Ability to integrate well within a project team in a commercial environment. This will include working in collaboration with external partners and suppliers.
Working with due regard to Health, Safety and Environment to ensure that work complies with all necessary corporate, business and legislative requirements and procedures.
**Security Clearance is required**
Assystem within the UK are subject to security and export control restrictions due to the nature of work to be undertaken.
How to apply:
Should you have any questions or queries regarding the role, or wish to apply directly, then please contact Clare – firstname.lastname@example.org
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