Who We Are
James Fisher and Sons Plc is a leading provider of innovative marine solutions and specialised engineering services worldwide in: oil and gas, nuclear, construction, defence, renewable energy and more.
EDS, part of James Fisher & Sons Plc, is the only company in the renewables industry that truly offers full end to end turnkey solutions. From design through to connection, testing, commissioning and operations, EDS HV provide clients with a high quality solution as their partner of choice, offering professional engineering services 24/7, 365 days a year.
EDS’s portfolio of wind farms continues to expand as we work towards our goal of being the leading independent offshore high voltage service provider. For this reason, we are looking for a Systems Engineer to join us on a permanent basis.
You will be joining an ambitious organisation where creative thinking and innovation are encouraged, whilst ensuring continuous focus on quality in everything we do. You will be part of a talented team of engineers that demonstrate superb technical competency, delivering mission critical infrastructure and ensuring the highest levels of availability, performance and security.
Responsibilities include fibre optic infrastructure installation, commissioning, O&M and testing, specifying procurement and logistical needs, providing system support both on site and remotely to stakeholders and technical report writing.
Who we are looking for
Previous systems engineering experience of 5 years in a project and/or operation-based environment.
Previous experience installing and maintaining fibre optic infrastructure/systems
Solid networking knowledge (OSI network layers, TCP/IP)
Systems data analysis and technical report writing
Experience as a site leader of HSE culture and best practice
Previous experience of providing support to senior management
Experience being independent and working remotely
Previous experience of the following testing methods: Line Resonance Analysis (LIRA), Distributed Acoustic Sensing (DAS), Optical Domain Reflectometry (OTDR)
Experience of high-end processing technology, networks and protocols
Previous experience working as a systems engineer in the offshore wind industry
Experience of systems testing in a fault and emergency environment in the offshore wind industry
As we serve clients across Europe and beyond, willingness for travel to sites, both on and offshore and client meetings is essential. EDS HV Group has several office locations across the UK where travel to/from will be required.
Contract Type - Permanent / Full-time
Our Rewards & Benefits
We offer a competitive salary and excellent rewards, for what our employees consider to be really rewarding work.
This includes a number of core and voluntary benefits such as: 25 days annual leave, plus local bank holidays, pension scheme, share save scheme, Simplyhealth plan, eyesight tests and cycle to work scheme.
James Fisher and Sons plc and all subsidiary businesses are committed to creating a diverse workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunities employer. For further information on the James Fisher group please visit our.