Development Engineering Manager

Hamlin Knight - Recruitment Specialists in Human R
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Development Engineering Manager

Salary: Dependent on experience and qualifications

This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast growing company.
We are currently seeking an experienced Development Engineering Manager who will further strengthen our client's team .

The Development Engineer Manager is responsible for the leadership of the engineering department involved in the design and development of turbocharger components and assemblies. The position involves leading a team of design engineers with overall responsibility for the delivery of a high volume of New Products through the full development cycle from conception to completion (on the shelf) and post launch analysis.

The successful candidate will be qualified to Degree level in an associated engineering discipline or have extensive experience in engineering NPD within the automotive industry.

It is essential that candidates have:
*A background in Engineering and product development
*Experience in NPD operations including design, verification & validation
*Competence in planning and executing development testing
*Knowledge of precision measurement and general engineering principles
*A track record of building and leading an engineering team
*Experience of implementing appropriate controls to direct, measure and adjust operations as required to meet the NPD requirements of the business
*Excellent communication skills
*Knowledge of Solid Works and/or AutoCAD
*Leader and team player who recognises the importance of their team and the wider business team
*Excellent people management skills

Furthermore, it would be advantageous to have a background in automotive engineering and previous experience developing turbochargers or engine components

Hamlin Knight is an equal opportunities employer and is acting as a employment agency in this instance.