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Employment Type:  Full Time
Employment Period: 
Salary:  £50,000-£60,000

Bristol, GB

Career Area:  Data, Tech & IT

SZC Engineering Databases Lead

A career that will deliver change. Together, we’ll help Britain achieve Net Zero.  


Aztec West, Bristol with flexibility of working from home but you will be required to be in the office at least 3 days a week with Tuesday being one of the days. 


Are you an experienced database engineer early in your career who is looking for a new challenge?  Are you a passionate individual who is interested in being part of the Sizewell C (SZC) Project?

We are currently looking to recruit an Engineering Databases Lead within Edvance. Edvance is a joint venture between EDF and Framatome an EPCC established in 2018 in charge of the design (basic design) and the realization (studies, procurement, erection, testing and commissioning) of nuclear islands for new projects in France and worldwide. 
In particular, Edvance is responsible for the design and construction of the nuclear island for the Hinkley Point C project and prepare the design replication and engineering activities for the Sizewell C (SZC) Project. 

For the SZC Project, work on the replication strategy and some early design studies are already underway and being delivered and managed from both France and the UK. The SZC project is managed by a project team, partly located in France and in the UK. The strategy for SZC is for most of the scope of NI design replication activities to be lead and managed in the UK from the Edvance UK Bristol office.

Within the SZC NI project, Technical Directorate is responsible for the replication of the HPC design to SZC. Part of the Technical Directorate, the Data and Tools team is in charge of defining, implementing, and supervising the roll out of the strategies and procedures regarding Data Management and Tools Implementation. Within this Data and Tools team, we are currently looking to recruit an Engineering Tools Lead, who will be in charge of ensuring the proper initialisation and use of engineering tools.

What you’ll be doing… 
The key duties and responsibilities of the Engineering Tools Lead are as follows:

•    Support the definition of initialisation strategies for the tools and data, and the operational roll-out of the tools (including the satellites of these tools). Support the drafting of the tools initialization notes.
•    Ensure the verification and validation procedures for entry in production of the newly initialised tools are rolled out properly,
•    Support the definition of the responsibilities and processes for the administration and IT support for the tools in their perimeter,
•    Monitor the proper use of the tools, raise alerts when needed and liaise with relevant entities to fix any issue which may occur,
•    Define and implement data quality and sanity checks,
•    Define and provide regular reports and KPIs on the data quality, and tools performance,
•    Oversight the inputs coming from relevant contributors to ensure technical consistency of the data imported in the tools, 
•    Collect from the engineering entities the needs of evolutions of the tools,

Who you are…


Essential Qualifications, Experience and Skills: 


•    Engineering degree.
•    Good knowledge on design tools and databases, nuclear or complex-product oriented.
•    Relevant experience using or administrating a database or design tool.
•    Data Management knowledge.
•    Information Systems knowledge.
•    Experience in Project Management.
•    Strong organisational skills.
•    Ability to adapt and learn in a multi-disciplinary and multi-cultural environment.
•    Fluent English.

Desirable Qualifications, Experience and Skills:

•    Knowledge in AVEVA TAGS tools.
•    Knowledge in Dassault 3Dx PLM tool.
•    Experience in similar large and complex project(s).
•    Knowledge in Configuration Management.
•    French is a plus.


Pay, benefits and culture
In addition to salary circa of £50,000-£60,000 per annum depending on experience, we offer flexible benefits that support our employees’ physical, emotional and financial wellbeing. Examples include: a market-leading company pension scheme, a bonus plan, health cover, electric vehicle leasing, mental health support and employee discounts.
At EDF, everyone’s welcome. We strive to create an inclusive and diverse environment where everyone has a voice and where you feel confident being yourself.  We’re committed to equality, diversity and inclusion.  We’d like our future workforce to have an equal gender balance, represent a broad mix of people from minority ethnic backgrounds, LGBTQ+, those with a disability and supporting social mobility.


We’re a disability confident employer and will do all we can to support you through your recruitment journey with us.  If you would like to talk about adjustments, or support you may need, please note this within your application.


We’ll value the difference you bring and give you opportunities to thrive and succeed.

 Join us. Together, we’ll help Britain achieve net zero.


Closing date 15th Nov 2022 




Join us and together we can help Britain achieve Net Zero.  


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