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Senior Project Engineer - Telecoms


Belfast, GB, BT3 9GB

Onsite or Hybrid:  Hybrid

Job Title:            Senior Project Engineer - Telecoms
Location:            UK, Flexible Location + Travel to Northern Ireland
Compensation:  Competitive + benefits
Role Type:         Full time / Permanent 
Role ID:             SF55361


At Babcock we’re working to create a safe and secure world, together, and if you join us, you can play your part as a Senior Project Engineer.


The role
As a Senior Project Engineer, you’ll have a role that’s out of the ordinary.  Day to day, you’ll act as the main engineering point of contact ensuring all engineering activities in connection with the implementation of project work are co-ordinated and technically compliant to Client and Company Standards and will act as the key discipline engineering contact and liaison with team members, clients, and sub-contractors to resolve any technical issues.


  • Develop the integrated project programme for your discipline and monitor progress against this program and take necessary action when required to maintain the key dates.
  • Ensure the application and implementation of all established standards and specifications for company, Network Rail/Northern Ireland Railway and statutory (DOT), including CDM principles. 
  • Ensure that changes to scope and specifications are managed, issues are raised and that risk registers are robustly reviewed.
  • Preparation of Work Package Plans, Task Briefings and Risk Assessments and undertaking site surveys, along with manpower forecasting.
  • Prepare and deliver briefings to staff on technical, procedural and Handbook publications, including participation in relevant training.
  • Production of estimates, programmes and engineering solutions as part of project tenders along with carrying out safety and quality inspections.


This role is fully remote, however there is a requirement for frequent travel to Northern Ireland as part of the role;  attending face-to-face meetings and/or delivering business across a range of internal and customer sites. 


Essential experience of the Senior Project Engineer

  • Previous experience of operating at CRE Level 
  • Considerable experience in Telecoms Project Work


Desirable experience of the Senior Project Engineer

  • Appropriate educational and technical qualification e.g., HNC/HND/Degree 
  • IRSE Licence holder in an Engineering Manager category, 7.8.110.
  • Member of an appropriate professional institution.



  • Our Benefits
  • Generous holiday allowance of 27-days
  • Matched contribution pension scheme up to 7.5% of salary, with life assurance
  • Employee share scheme 
  • Employee shopping savings portal
  • Payment of Professional Fees
  • Holiday Trading is a benefit that allows most employees to buy additional leave or to sell up to one working week of annual leave from their annual entitlement
  • ‘Be Kind Day’ enables employees to take one working day's paid leave a year (or equivalent hours) to undertake volunteering work with their chosen organisation or registered charity


Babcock International 
For over a century Babcock International have helped to defend nations, protect communities, and build a better world. To continue, we must adapt, advance and be a sustainable business with a shared goal.  


If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know. We’re committed to building an inclusive culture where everyone’s free to thrive. We are happy to talk about flexible working - please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

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