The largest inward investor in the UK defence sector and one of the biggest suppliers of defence equipment to the UK MoD are seeking a Project Engineering Lead tojoin their Radio Frequency - Electronic Counter Measures (RF-ECM) IPT within the Electronic Warfare line of business.
Skills: RF, Radio Frequency, ECM, Engineering lifecycle, business processes, project performance
Salary: £44,000 - £60,000 (DOE)
This lead role will be primarily focused on engineering development activities, providing management, technical direction and leadership in conjunction with the Chief Engineer for the Compact Jamming System (CJS) product and related projects.
The role will also be required to support business winning opportunities within the RF-ECM ICT for development projects and export CJS customers.
The Project Engineer will be responsible for the Engineering technical solution, schedule and budget, engineering milestone adherence. The Project Engineer will be working closely with the customer/end user and internal stakeholders agree the optimal technical solution and manage the engineering deliverables. You will also be responsible for creating and owning the engineering management plans and ensuring that the engineering aspects of the projects are delivered in accordance with company life cycle management process, company and legislative standards and be responsible for the planning and managing the maturity design reviews.
Key Responsibility Areas
To promote an IPT approach during customer engagement and facilitate compliant cost, schedule and technical solutions by working effectively with all internal stakeholders; including capability management, the IPT lead, the engineering functions and manufacturing and supply chain.