Circa £50,000 per annum dependent upon experience
Hybrid based role located in Derby, DE24 8UP
Permanent / Full Time
Serco Rail Technical Services (SRTS) is a leader in the provision of rail technical expertise working with organisations in the rail sector nationally and internationally including government, rail infrastructure managers, rolling stock companies, train operators and equipment manufacturers.
Here at SRTS Derby, we are pleased to announce an exciting opportunity for a Principal Engineer to join our Instrumentation, Test and Measurement (ITM) team. Reporting into the Engineering Services Manager, the Principal Engineer is the supervisory lead for the ITM team and is responsible for providing technical solutions that meet our contractual arrangements to deliver on-site testing and technical reporting in accordance with applicable requirements and standards.
In addition to bringing leadership and technical expertise to the ITM team, the Principal Engineer is actively engaged in supporting the strategic direction of the business and is supported/empowered to make positive change. There has never been a better time to join SRTS Derby. We are undertaking some exciting projects and the Principal Engineer will be pivotal in shaping the 'here and now' alongside shaping the future.
Responsibilities and Personal Qualities of the Principal Engineer
Requirement for the Principal Engineer role:
What we offer:
At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services. We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.
By joining Serco you will have unlimited access to our Global Employee Networks - SercoInspire (Gender), SercoEmbrace (Multicultural), SercoUnlimited (Disability) and In@Serco (LGBT & Networks). Serco Employee Networks, led by colleagues who are passionate about diversity, inclusion and belonging.
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At Serco, we see people first and foremost for their performance and potential. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive organisation that supports the needs of all. As such we will make reasonable adjustments at interview through to employment for our candidates and strongly encourage applications from a diverse candidate pool. We are open to discussions around flexibility and flexible working. We operate a hybrid work structure in many of our business areas. We are proudly Disability Confident Leader employers and holder of the Silver Inclusive Employer Standard. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview. For help with your application please contact 0345 010 4000.
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