Posted: 89 days ago

Senior Engineering Project Manager

Salary: £65,000

Location: SG1

Job type: Permanent

Category: Management


Hours: 37 hours per week Working with a world leading, technical engineering organisation, we have several exciting opportunities for both an Engineering Project Manager and Senior Engineering Project Manager specialising in either Electronics Hardware Design, Firmware Design, Software Design, Mechanical Packaging or Test Equipment Design. You will be rewarded with an excellent remuneration package and the opportunity to develop your career with options of team leadership in the future. The company is about to start some new and exciting projects that will have challenging technology and timescales to achieve. This has created an opportunity for an Engineering Project Manager and Senior Engineering Project Manager to join the team and help deliver this challenging work. Both the Engineering Project Manager and Senior Engineering Project Manager will own and manage the development and delivery of Electronic Equipment/Sub-Systems. The expected value of the projects will be approximately between £2m and £15m. This will involve the management of a small to medium sized multi-disciplinary team including the support to staff development activities. This role is a great opportunity to make a real contribution to the success of a talented multi-disciplinary team. The role has the potential to prepare the Engineering Project Manager for more Senior Engineering Project Management roles and The Senior Engineering Project Manager for roles such as Chief Design Engineer. Duties include but not limited to; * Ensuring Product/Equipment delivery timescales, functionality and performance are met * Ensuring Development budgets, Risk Management and Product Quality are all achieved * Product industrialisation and handover to manufacturing including production test solution/s is achieved * External sub contract management and supply chain management is supported * Timely and applicable project reporting is provided * Staff development activities are supported Skills and Qualifications We are looking for someone who has: * Strong engineering background in Electrical, Electronics, Software or Mechanical. * Chartership would be an advantage * Experience of management of small multi-disciplinary engineering teams. * Working knowledge and understanding of project management, planning, monitoring and controlling techniques. * Working knowledge of the Product development lifecycle of datalink products * Working knowledge and understanding of industrialisation and manufacturing. * Commercial awareness. * Ability to manage uncertainty and make effective decisions * Communication and reporting, customer interfacing. * Ability to influence Engineering Please Note: Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, this position requires candidates to be able to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level. Please note; Due to the occasional high amount of applications, it can be difficult to reply to everyone. If you haven’t been contacted within 1 working week, then you haven’t been successful on this occasion. However, thank you for your interest. Cirrus Selection offers the services of an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and the services of an Employment Business for contract recruitment