Group Leader Electro Optics

Group Leader Electro Optics

Job Title: Group Leader Electro Optics
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 897087_1609773253
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 04, 2021 15:14

Job Description

Group Leader (Electro Optics Systems)
My client is looking for an experienced Group Leader to join my clients team based in Bristol or Stevenage. This is an exciting role, as it will require you to create 'technology value' within EO Department, undertaking the external business winning (and delivery) for ERAD, as well as future planning of both ERAD & IRAD activities in order to align with CW Portfolio.
The Role
-Responsible for the coordination of EO Technology R&D, across internal and external funding frameworks
-Working with a highly motivated group of SMEs and technologists on the exploitation of next generation EO technologies, such as LADAR/LIDAR and Computational Imaging
-Taking 'blue-sky' ideas and turning them into technology demonstrations to support future programme concepts
-Working with EO counterparts in German, France and Italy
Key Understanding and Experience
-A broad understanding of electro-optics (EO) and ideally EO imaging technology
-Experience of strong team leadership and practice of team management skills and tasks
-Experience of successfully working on small projects, ideally with academic and/or SME partners, where budget and time constraints were key drivers to the project
-Experience of using technical software packages such as Mathworks and National Instruments products
-A good understanding of system design across the full lifecycle from requirements elicitation and management through to verification and validation
-Awareness of work package management, including risk management, finance control, programme management and reporting
-Qualified to degree level or equivalent experience in Physics, Electronics, or maths related subjects
-Position - Group Leader (Electro Optics Systems) - Permanent
-Location - Bristol or Stevenage
-Salary - Negotiable depending on Experience
Key Words - Electro, Optics, Systems, Design, Physics, Electronics, Maths, EO, Mathworks, NI, National Instruments, Imaging
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This is a Permanent Position

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