Lead Project Engineer - Electrical System Integration ( Defence)

Recruiter
Select Engineering Limited
Location
Leamington Spa
Salary
£42-£45k
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Electrical & electronic systemintegration to join a world-class defence company.

They are a well-established Company with a firm focus on the future, they are commercially successful, growing fast and stand out from the crowd.

The Company is a market leader in business aviation; land and expeditionary combat systems; armaments and munitions; shipbuilding and marine systems; and information systems and technologies.

Job Description:

- You will primarily be responsible for supporting the Electrical Systems Engineering Manager. As Lead Project Engineer you will be responsible for delivering projects to time and budget constraints. You will manage project delivery teams, customer relationships and provide mentoring to your direct reports. As a subject matter expert in the area of electrical and electronic system integration your role will involve providing expert technical knowledge to bid submissions and engineering project delivery teams.
- You will be involved in engineering activities that cover the full product life cycle from initial concept generation t Personal Profile:

- You are a degree qualified engineer with industry experience in electrical systems integration, preferably in the Military or Specialist Vehicle market.
- In order to be successful, you will need to demonstrate strong self-motivation and drive, demonstrate excellent organisational and planning abilities and an ability to work under pressure and to tight timescales. You will need good interpersonal and communication skills and be able to deliver concise and accurate reports to management and customers. You must have the ability to provide leadership to engineering delivery teams and be able to make informed decisions based on sound evidence and using your engineering judgment.

- Essential Skills and Experience:

- Good knowledge and understanding of automotive electrical and electronic systems
- Previous experience of electrical system integration
- Experience of CAN bus system interrogation, system diagnostics and testing
- Understanding of EMC (Electromagnetic Compatibility) requirements
- Exposure to mechanical as well as electrical design.
- Have previously been involved in bid development and technical proposal generation
- Experience of dealing with external customer, managing expectations and relationships
- Proven interpersonal communication skills at all levels
- Excellent organizational and planning abilities
- Flexibility and willingness to travel within the UK and overseas is required
- Must hold a full driving licence and be insured for Business Travel
- Hold or be capable of holding security clearance up to the level of SECRET

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