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Principal Submarine Engineer

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The Role

Principal Submarine Engineer


What’s the role?

Due to ambitious growth plans, we are seeking to expand our Submarine Engineering team at Managing and Principal level. As a senior member of the team, you will provide high-level submarine technical expertise and professionalism to our UK and overseas clients. You will also develop new business and contribute to our internal R&D work on future submarine design concepts.

You will lead the development and delivery of technical solutions for our submarine customers and will use your understanding of submarine engineering to provide Subject Matter Expertise across a range of related projects, both in the domestic market and overseas.  As a Principal Submarine Engineer you will also have opportunity to lead and line manage junior members of staff, supporting the technical delivery of their work and their ongoing professional development.

As an employee within BMT’s Naval Engineering Department, you will also have the opportunity to contribute to the delivery of projects across our full portfolio including Surface Ships and a range of broader Consulting Projects within our other market areas.

What are we looking for?

To be successful in the role you will have:

Please note, the successful candidate must hold, or be eligible to obtain, UK security clearance to SC level.

What can we offer you?

At BMT we appreciate the importance of having a solid development structure. We ensure that our people have access to the training and mentoring they need to be the best at what they do. We constantly strive to improve our working environment and provide everyone with the tools and applications they need to do their roles effectively.

The wellbeing of the team is central to our success, so workloads are managed effectively and we promote agile working so our hours are flexible. On top of this we have a host of benefits and family friendly policies designed to support our people.

BMT is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to eliminating discrimination and encouraging diversity amongst its workforce. To view our full policy please click here -

What do we do?

BMT is a leading international design, engineering, science and risk management consultancy. We offer concept design, asset management, programme management and technology & through life support services to customers in the defence, security, transport, energy and infrastructure markets. Our team thrive on tackling the most complex engineering and programme challenges, and are adept at blending capabilities from the entire spectrum of engineering disciplines to deliver enduring and value-adding solutions.

As an Employee Benefit Trust, we are independent of external stakeholders and have the freedom to put our people and our customers first.

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