Project Engineer

Location
Cheltenham
Salary
£40000 - £50000 per annum + bonuses
Posted
23 May 2017
Closes
20 Jun 2017
Ref
1143060
Contact
Steven Mitchell
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Permanent
An opportunity to further your career within a market leading company that houses the most interesting engineering projects in the country and world. You might be looking for an increase in responsibilities, or you might be looking to step sideways into a company that employs over 10,000 people worldwide. Either way, this employer offers great career prospects and opportunities to work within a fantastic working environment.

High-end technology, market leading business, great salary and benefits in Gloucestershire.

Job Summary:
The jobholder has the delegated authority to manage design/development projects from inception to completion to achieve performance, cost and timescale targets.

Primary Responsibilities:
* To generate requirements specifications for new electronic systems and sub-systems and updates to existing equipment
* To plan projects, monitor their overall progress, manage risks, resolve issues and initiate corrective action as appropriate to deliver system and subsystem designs in accordance with the defined requirements.
* To manage project budgets and internal/external resources under his/her control to ensure timely project execution.
* To generate design verification specifications/procedures
* To ensure that project deliverables are to the appropriate levels of quality, on time, within budget and in accordance with the project plan.
* To ensure that manufacturing technical data packages are generated in accordance with the defined requirements
* To manage the configuration of key items/documents and their life cycles by means of engineering changes and concessions
* To set reasonable, challenging and clear expectations for those resources under his/her control and to assume accountability for the same.
* To define and collect metrics tracking project progress for dissemination to key stakeholders to determine whether the deliverables are acceptable.
* To provide input to bid activities including the estimation of costs of future projects.

Education, Qualifications & Experience:
* Significant experience in an electronic engineering capacity, including leading and overseeing projects
* Demonstrable experience of project management in an electronic engineering environment with a track record of delivering to time and budget in a similar role.
* Strong interpersonal skills combined with experience of leading teams and managing cross functional relationships, including those with customers and suppliers.
* Familiarity with manufacturing of electronic products in small to medium volumes

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of one of the most forward thinking companies in the UK and to further develop your own skills and capabilities.
If you believe that the prior details are relevant to your recent work experience then please do not hesitate to apply to this advert with your up to date CV. Alternatively, you can submit your CV to steven(dot)mitchell(at)modis(dot)co(dot)uk