Engineering Project Manager

Recruiter
IntaPeople
Location
Chippenham
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
IntaPeople are currently recruiting for a market leading manufacturer in the Chippenham area who due to continued growth require an experienced Engineering Project Manager to join their team. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading cross functional team members (mechanical & electrical design, test, software, operations, field service, supply chain etc.) to deliver business critical projects to completion. You will oversee all aspects of product development projects to deliver new products through NPD product development lifecycle, from cradle to grave.

Responsibilities:

Lead engineering teams through NPD (new product development), from conceptual, development, test and manufacturing
Champion NPD processes and software development
Use engineering analysis and business objectives to define timelines for projects
Create detailed schedules
Manage cost targets assigned to projects
Analyse problems, account for variances, drive for root cause and implement improved methods and procedures
Identify and manage gaps in scheduled tasks and work with team members to develop corrective strategies
Track team progress to schedule on a regular basis, ensuring progress reports are accurate and reliable
Report progress of projects to senior management team, stakeholders and other departments within the business
Domestic and international travel will occasionally be required

Experience/ Skills

Ideally degree educated in an engineering discipline (mechanical engineering, mechatronic etc.)
5+ years' experience in project engineering / management
Experience monitoring and leading design / development teams
Experienced with chairing design and code reviews, project tracking and reporting
Ideally you will hold a project management certification (PMI/ PMP / Prince 2 etc.)
Extensive knowledge of manufacturing processes and equipment
Design for reliability experience is essential


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