Lead Research and Development Engineer

Lead Research and Development Engineer

Job Title: Lead Research and Development Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hastings, East Sussex
Salary: £47000 - £68000 per annum + Bens
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894486_1519142135
Contact Name: James Beswarick
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 20, 2018 15:55

Job Description

Your background within Research and development can prove a vital asset to my client. Moving into a new phase of projects, they can offer you work variety and the opportunity to work on interesting and dynamic projects.

This role would suit a high calibre engineer with a desire to progress into an engineering leadership role, while developing your engineering capabilities.

Employee experience is a key factor in management decisions and your career development is seen as an important part of company strategy. In addition to salary, there is an attractive corporate benefits package and interviews are only 1 stage.

Below are some further details on the role. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.

About the job:

My Client currently require the services of a Lead Research & Development (R & D) Engineer on a Permanent basis. This role includes:-
*Successfully lead the R&D projects to achieve cost, schedule and quality targets
*Contribute towards the R&D engineering activities in their area of expertise
*Monitor team progress and proactively address emerging issues
*Leadership/management of the multi-disciplinary R&D team
*Prepare and present monthly and quarterly status updates on progress in Microsoft PowerPoint, to internal and external stakeholders
*Coordinate activities in support of future R&D planning
*You will be involved in planning, leading and implementing development projects
About you:
*You will have experience in planning, leading and implementing development projects
*You will have Strong understanding and experience of the full engineering development lifecycle, spanning Hardware, Firmware, Software and Mechanical development as well as the supporting disciplines of Safety, Security, Support and Training
*Understanding and experience of Agile development methods
Apply through the link ASAP! This role will not be available long.

Lead Research & Development (R & D) Engineer
Hastings, East Sussex
£46 - 58K

Keywords: Research and Development, R & D, Engineering, Firmware, Software and Mechanical
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.

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.

This is a Permanent position.

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