Electronics Design Manager

Recruiter
Jackson Hogg Ltd
Location
Newcastle upon Tyne
Salary
£45000 - £55000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Jackson Hogg are currently recruiting an Electronics Design Manager for innovative organisation going through a strong period of growth.

Key responsibilities;

• Generate, communicate and deliver the technology roadmap for the company, based on new technology, innovation and market needs.
• Lead the electronics design team resource to support all aspects of current product support and future product development.
• Develop the skills and capability of the electronics development team, identifying and resolving skills gaps and personal development needs.
• Work closely with external design partners on such matters as Industrial Design, Software Development, Application/Portal Development and UI/UX Development.
• Become the technical expert on all matters regarding electronics.
• Generate progress and other reports required by the Technical Director
• Actively seek new, innovative technologies, liaising with outside organisations as required

The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following;

• Educated to at least Degree level in a science or engineering discipline, with the technical ability to understand the product range and its applications
• Deep understanding of instrumentation, calibration, firmware development and Software/Application development.
• Experienced in Design for manufacture and the transfer of product from design and development into production.
• Minimum 5 years leading an electronics design team.
• A good mentor capable of recruiting well and developing your team’s skills