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Senior Engineering Manager

Senior Engineering Manager

Job Title: Senior Engineering Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Merthyr Tydfil, Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 893504_1501172663
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email: neil@electusrecruitment.co.uk
Job Published: July 27, 2017 17:24

Job Description

You can make an immediate impact on current programmes of work. Your experience managing complex systems engineering programmes and providing technical direction and decision making, would prove a valuable asset to my corporate client in the Aerospace industry.

You will have the opportunity to work alongside leading thinkers in the industry at a company renowned for cutting edge technologies and innovative solutions. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant Engineering environment.

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 requires Senior Engineering Manager to lead the Weapons Carriage & Release Engineering team, providing technical direction and decision making in support of project delivery. You will manage internal and external resources to successfully deliver multiple projects and ensure project compliance with internal processes, regulatory and legislative requirements. Developing staff competency and team capability and supporting the aims of other departments will also be key to your role. The job involves;
*Ensuring the establishment of clear requirements baselines for all products prior to commencement of design
*Providing technical leadership to ensure creativity, objective concept generation, technical excellence and structured problem solving
*Managing estimation of resource requirements, their procurement and deployment
*Working with Programme Management to ensure that projects are delivered in accordance with technical, cost and schedule requirements
*Leading the active management of technical risks and intelligent risk taking
*Providing progress reports in accordance with the business reporting structure
*Support the Engineering Director in the improvement of efficiency and the development of capability through the use of new tools and processes
*Managing staff deployment to optimise project delivery, staff development and succession planning
*Managing staff performance and development

About you:

As a Senior Engineering Manager, your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
*Degree in mechanical, electrical or aerospace engineering (or equivalent experience)
*Experience of leading aerospace equipment development projects
*Experience of leading a large engineering team
*Experience of cooperative working with Project Management specialists
*Experience of concurrent engineering
*Experience of customer and supplier liaison
*A strong understanding of mechanical & electrical engineering
*Demonstrated understanding of the operation and maintenance of military aircraft, particularly fast jets and trainer aircraft
*A clear understanding of military aircraft airworthiness and certification
*Experience of the management of aerospace development projects using a diverse supply base
*A good understanding of the financial management of development projects
*A strong understanding of the efficient & robust application of systems engineering methods
*Experience of building & managing large, multidisciplinary engineering teams
*Understanding of the elements of high performing teams

Apply through the link ASAP! These roles will not be available long.

Senior Engineering Manager
Salary negotiable

Keywords: Systems Engineer, Aerospace, Project Management, Mechanical, Electrical, Military, Civil Airworthiness, Team Management, Weapons Carriage, Release equipment.

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.