Product Engineer / Product Manager

Product Engineer / Product Manager

Job Title: Product Engineer / Product Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Warwick, Warwickshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + DOE + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 894591_1534510770
Contact Name: Francesca Tucker
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 17, 2018 13:59

Job Description

Working within the power management sector, my client has built a strong reputation as a renowned supplier of electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power solutions, to a wide range of sectors, including aviation, automotive, heavy industry and energy to name a few. As part of business growth, my client offers a Product Engineer the chance to join an established Warwickshire based team, providing technical support and quotations for hydraulic products to internal customers.

This exciting career opportunity offers the Product Engineer/Product Manager operate in a global environment, taking hydraulic products from initial enquiry through prototype to first production, for core and bespoke products.

As a Product Engineer/ Product Manager (Hydraulics) your main responsibilities will be/include:
*Approving Market Product Specification enquiries
*Provides technical support for internal and external customers
*Prepares costings and quotations for technical enquiries
*Manages intercompany transfer projects
*Manages customer technical projects through to completion of prototype and first production orders
*Completes technical enquiry forms and online Market Product Specification Enquiries, related to new prototype and production orders
*Product management 'special projects' as required
*Manages product rationalization projects
*Provides support for OEM and distributor customers, regional sales teams and other company hydraulic facilities
*Support Product Management with marketing and product literature

Successful candidates will have/be:
*A strong background within a relevant engineering setting
*A track record in providing technical advice, quotations and support within a product engineering environment
*Strong product, technical, application, customer, market and competition knowledge
*Computer literate - Excel/Access/Word/PowerPoint
*Commercial awareness
*Excellent communication skills, with the ability to work on a global scale, liaising with teams and customers across multiple locations/countries, embracing diversity and inclusion and exercising cultural sensitivity
*Fault finding and problem solving ability
*Attention to detail when required but also awareness of the importance of speed and efficiency
*A pro-active, self-motivated individual, able to take ownership and responsibility for projects and see them through to successful completion

Product Engineer/ Product Manager
Salary- Circa £40-45k DOE, + competitive benefits

Key Words: Product Manager, Product Engineer, Project Management, Manufacture, Manufacturing, Production, Product, Hydraulics, Pressure Systems, High Pressure, Valve, Fluid Dynamics, Product Development, Component, Concept, Prototype, Technical Support, Quotations

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's sites, 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 role is a permanent position.

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