Lead Engineer Avionics 6830

Grafters Recruitment Consultants Ltd
05 Apr 2018
20 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Purpose of Position

Working in partnership with the Programme Manager, the Lead Engineer is fully accountable for the delivery of the Engineering element of contracted programmes or internally funded development activities to cost, schedule, compliance and quality targets. The Lead Engineer must therefore possess excellent technical, leadership and communications skills


Engineering Management-
•Planning, estimating and scheduling all engineering activity.
•Technical Risk & Opportunity Management
•Objective measurement and management of execution plan status
•Reporting Of Execution Status
•Leadership/management of a Engineering Team
•Self-governance to ensure On Time Acceptable Delivery
• Ability to provide challenge, set direction and overcome issues
•Customer and stakeholder engagement/management
•Experience with Agile development methodologies
•Review and approval of engineering deliverables
•Providing Design Authority input and Certification of products/systems


Domain Knowledge -
•The candidate will have a strong understanding and extensive experience of developing avionics systems with breadth spanning Hardware, Firmware, Software and Mechanical development as well as the supporting disciplines of Safety, Security, Support and Training

Leadership/Management Skills-
•The candidate will be able to demonstrate strong leadership and management skills with a track record of on-time, acceptable, delivery. Excellent communication and motivation skills are essential

Required Education & Experience-
• Significant demonstrable experience relevant to the knowledge and skills defined above
•Hold, or be capable of holding appropriate Security Clearance
•Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent experience

We endeavour to reply to all applications, however, if you haven`t heard from us within 7 days, you have been unsuccessful with this particular role. You are very welcome to apply to future advertisements placed by Grafters Recruitment Consultants / Grafters Accountancy Personnel

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