Head of Engineering (ASIC, FPGA, Embedded)

Recruiter
Enterprise Recruitment Ltd
Location
Cambridge
Salary
£70000 - £90000 per annumtxtSalaryFrom=70000
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Reporting to the COO, the Head of Engineering will be responsible for the delivery of complete electronic and software solutions through the leadership and management of the internal design team and key strategic design partners.  As well as a strong technical background, the position requires excellent leadership and project/programme management skills.  This is a high profile role within a company providing precision equipment to mass markets.

We are looking for someone who has previous experience in a senior functional management role, accountable for the performance of a multi-disciplinary team.  Project/programme management with full budget control and accountability for product delivery and a demonstrable track record of successfully delivering new products is essential.

Head of Engineering person specification:

- Strong people leadership and development mindset
- Commercially astute with technical credibility at all levels, inside the company and with partners
- Effective communicator, negotiator and influencer
- Confident and resilient in the face of challenges
- Strategic thinker who looks beyond the current status quo
- Able to bring internal resources and external partners together to achieve positive results
- Able to understand the detail but delegate effectively

Technical background will include previous hands on experience with –

- Digital and analogue circuits
- Printed circuit assemblies
- Mixed signal ASICs and FPGAs
- Embedded software
- Windows software

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Position: Head of Engineering (ASIC, FPGA, Embedded)
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £70-90k
Benefits: bonus & flexible benefit package
Apply: jamie AT enterpriserecruitment DOT com