Functional Domain Manager (Electronics & Software)

Functional Domain Manager (Electronics & Software)

Job Title: Functional Domain Manager (Electronics & Software)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: £negotiable plus benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 893565_1501853394
Contact Name: Tony Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 04, 2017 14:29

Job Description

My client supplies high-integrity control products to aerospace clients around the world, products such as position sensing and control systems, cockpit controls, pure air generators and pneumatic systems for aircraft munitions.

They are now seeking a Functional Domain Manager (Electronics & Software) to join their team in Cheltenham, managing the Electronics & Software teams, providing support to projects and functional support to the team.

Functional Domain Manager (Electronics & Software)

Key Responsibilities will include:

*Management and planning of performance, morale and welfare of domain personnel.
*Ensuring domain is correctly resourced with suitably qualified & experienced personnel and appropriate tools to ensure delivery of project work packages.
*Deployment of engineering resources as agreed with stakeholders.
*Completion of PDP's of direct reports.
*Ensuring completion and evaluation of the engineering skills matrix for the domain.
*Driving engineering domain efficiency through constant improvement (e.g. process).
*Assisting with technical bid responses.
*Providing advice and recommendations on project requirements during bid and delivery.
*Delivery of the project requirements
*Managing allocation of the engineering budget.
*Production of engineering plans
*Review of engineering documents to assure quality of output from domain staff

To be considered for this role, applicants will need to be qualified to degree level (or equivalent) in an engineering or science discipline, with a background in Electronics or Software, including design and testing experience of DO- 160 (RTCA) or equivalent & Software development experience up to DO-178 DAL C or above.

You will also have:

*EMC design experience for military and civil use (DEF-STD-59-411, MIL-STD-461 and DO-254).
*Experience of PCB Layout and Design Services in the aerospace and defence industry.
*Experience in project and people management principles.
*Understanding of product development lifecycle, requirements, delivery performance, cost and schedule.
*Understanding of the importance of the DFMA & Test ethos, 'Affordability' and 'Lean Manufacturing' principles.
*Experience and understanding of product development practices to ISO9001 & AS9100 Quality standards.

Functional Domain Manager (Electronics & Software)
Salary negotiable dependent upon experience.

Key Skills: Engineering Manager, Design Manager, Technical Manager, Electronics, Software, Design, Test, DO-160, DO-178, Defence, Military, Systems.

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.