Systems Engineering Manager

Recruiter
Manufacturing Futures
Location
Leeds
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client, a defence industry design and manufacturing business, seek to appoint a Systems Engineering Manager with good experience in the Aerospace / Defence industry and hardware / software electronic skills. As Systems Engineering Manager you will have at least ten years' experience in systems engineering, worked on projects of at least £10m and be comfortable managing the full design and development life cycle of a project.

Systems Engineering Manager - Role and Responsibilities - Systems Engineer / Defence / Electronics / Aerospace / System Engineering / Product Development / Design / Hardware / Software

* Generation of top level system documentation, generation of technical specifications. Functional specification definition
* Managing the customer acceptance authority through FAT, SAT and to final project sign off and management of subcontractors, ensuring smooth technical liaison between internal and external technical teams
* Front line customer liaison, attendance at Customer meetings, User meetings, subcontractor meetings, etc
* Definition of product or system technical specifications from BD input, Management input and technical capabilities ascertained from Engineering departments
* Supporting PM managing product developments to ensure the correct product is designed. Ensuring co-ordination of development groups to achieve the project aim
* Generation of technical solutions and other lines of development for customer bids, obtaining inputs from all expert groups within the company, and from suppliers or subcontractors as required
* Generation of proposal documents, system drawings etc and providing costing information to support BD

Systems Engineering Manager - Skills and Abilities - Systems Engineer / Defence / Electronics / Aerospace / System Engineering / Product Development / Design / Hardware / Software

* Of degree calibre with a recognised engineering qualification
* At least ten years' experience in systems engineering
* Previous experience of leading design and development programmes with budgets in excess of £1m
* Defence industry background (aerospace / electronics)
* Team management experience (ideally direct line management, potentially indirect project management experience)

Systems Engineering Manager, Systems Engineer / Defence / Electronics / Aerospace / System Engineering / Product Development / Design / Hardware / Software

If this role could appeal to you, please do apply now!
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