Our client a global Super Major, and a big name in Oil and Gas, are currently recruiting for a Principal Electrical Engineer to join there busy office in Basingstoke. Providing technical and organisational leadership to electrical engineering activities on a wide range of projects (Across Upstream, Midstream and Downstream) from Conceptual and Feasibility studies and design, to troubleshooting, commissioning and decommissioning.Job Responsibilities:* Act as Lead engineer on Company projects & studies.* Undertake the competent engineering of electrical systems in accordance with specified procedures and plans.* Where required, supervise (and lead) the activities of design team to complete activities to the required technical standards and project schedule.* Undertake short term visits to a range of operating sites and geographic regional offices worldwide.* Coordinate and expedite discipline and multidisciplinary interfaces for areas of responsibility.* Prepare man-hour estimates and planning activities for proposals and projects as required.* Critically review the suitability and accuracy of Company technical standards and procedures and develop new ones as required.* Be aware and evaluate the effect of new\/modified legislation on plant design and performance* Ensure all activities necessary to guarantee the design of a 'safe' plant are performed.Skills:* Significant experience of technical and team leadership within a project environment working in the Oil and Gas Industry. Experience preferred in Upstream Engineering.* Technically competent in all aspects of electrical engineering (Power Generation, Distribution, Transmission).* Experience in Concept, Basic\/FEED and Detail Engineering projects for Oil&Gas (on-shore and\/or off-shore).* Experience in development of power system studies and specificationsOther Requirements:* Degree qualified in a relevant discipline such as Electrical Engineering.* Member of a relevant Institution, Chartered Engineering status would be advantageous.