Inertial Sensors Technical Authority

Inertial Sensors Technical Authority

Job Title: Inertial Sensors Technical Authority
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Reference: 895150_1542974429
Contact Name: Aleysha Armstrong
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 23, 2018 12:00

Job Description

Are you a recognised expert in the field of inertial sensors (MEMS)? Do you have experience providing guidance and leading the direction of the technology to influence customer funding? If so, we would love to hear from you.

As part of your role you will be responsible for:

~ Provide technical leadership to the UK team for successful delivery of all UK activities.
~ Be the technical focal point and decision maker representing the Navigation Centre of Excellence to internal and external customers, including suppliers
~ Forge industrial relations in the interests of the company for navigation sensor developments
~ Derive, maintain and deliver the UK technical roadmap for Navigation equipment securing internal and external funding for research and technology maturation, interacting with Future Systems and Team Complex Weapons Portfolio team.
~ Be the technical focal point and decision maker representing the Navigation Centre of Excellence to internal and external customers, including suppliers
~ Ensure UK/France coherence in navigation sensor policy and industrial strategy
~ Lead the application for, planning and delivery of the Navigation Centre of Excellence IRAD (R&D funding)

You will have the following experience:

You will need sufficient experience in the field of Inertial Sensors in the UK to be able to critique performance and design drivers from suppliers and, when required, to aid in the resolution of technical performance issues.
~ Previous technical leadership experience
~ Expertise in Navigation domain would be ideal but not essential
~ Experience in project management
~ International minded
~ Technical Networker

Title: Inertial Sensors Technical Authority
Pay Range & Bens: £70k - £80k DOE + pension, bonus
Location: Bristol

If you are a good match then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

Please Note: 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. Flexibility for some travel (both UK and internationally) will be required within the role.

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. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency (perm). These roles are permanent positions.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.