Hardware Team Lead

Hardware Team Lead

Job Title: Hardware Team Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Greenford
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00013177_1498662885
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 28, 2017 16:14

Job Description

Hardware Team Lead
Your Experience as a Hardware Lead would add immediate value to this international company leading the way in the Defence, Aerospace, Land, Maritime and Nuclear sectors. If you are looking to take the next step in your career this is a perfect opportunity for you.
The position is to provide team leadership to the hardware team, ensuring projects are completed on time, within budget and to the required quality of both internal and external customers.
Job Description
Develop project plans, monitor progress against these and liaise with Engineering Project leads and Project Managers
Review and sign-off significant technical documents; chair technical reviews
Define and improve processes, practices, methodologies and tools for their function; ensuring that these are rolled-out effectively
Attend all design reviews and supports the chair by raising issues and proposing solutions
Work with Mechanical, ECAD, and Environmental teams to ensure designs meet the requirements
Support Bids and Proposals and PV activities by providing high quality technical input to define a solution to the appropriate level, review technical proposals, and provide estimates for the associated costs and risks which are cognisant and supportive of the competitive nature of our work
Provide line management to all employees within their function (i.e. conducts appraisals, career development discussions, provides input to salary review)
Assist with recruitment (permanent and contract) by participating in interviews and selection
Key Skills
Project planning using MS Project
Hardware projecting leading and mentoring and coaching engineers
Analysis of product requirements to contribute to concept designs and feasibility
Appreciation of designs methods to meet EMC and TEMPEST requirements
Ability to review documents and drawings to ensure clear communication of key parameters
Background in hardware design and experience of using tools for schematic capture and test equipment such as spectrum analysers, EMC receivers, vector network analysers
Understanding electronic assembly failure modes and investigatory techniques
Degree or equivalent. Proven experience in Hardware Engineering and team leadership
Ability to obtain SC Clearance
Hardware Lead Permanent
Location Greenford
Salary Up to £60k depending on experience
Key Words Hardware, Engineer, Lead, Development, Design, ECAD, Mechanical, Defence,
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
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 is a Permanent Position

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