Engineering Project Lead

About Solutions Recruitment
East Sussex
14 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Engineering Project Lead for an exciting and dynamic engineering company, passionate about their product range and successful delivery to customers, required to oversee multi-disciplined projects within mechanical, electronic hardware equipment. As such, will need to demonstrate strong communication and client facing skills as well as in-house project management.

Leading the implementation and new product development of electronic based manufactured products the Engineering Project Lead will have experience with mechanical products and including hardware, firmware, PCB, CPU chips, analog / digital electronics, software (windows, embedded, assembler, Linux)

The Engineering Project Lead will be responsible for:

* Project Lead of NPD

* Project management

* Project Planning

* Project delivery

* Communicating with external businesses and partners on project work

* Record all activities in clear, organized and concise documentation.

* Manage multiple projects concurrently

The Engineering Project Lead must come from a strong engineering background (electronics, mechanical engineering, physics or similar) and ideally be educated to degree level. Working to deadlines and facilitating the smooth running of multiple projects for customers across a wide variety of countries globally.

We require a competent Engineering Project Lead with a good understanding of mechanical electrical design of hardware and firmware.

Requirements: -

* Minimum 4yrs commercial experience as an Engineering Project Lead in a disciplined environment

* Good exposure and understanding of engineering principles and design with hardware, firmware and associated software components – must be able to hold their own from a technical perspective in a client meeting

* Educated to degree level HNC / HND / BSc / BEng or similar

* Sound documentation and written skills

* Excellent communication and persuasion skills

* Strong personality and self-starter

* Someone who can remain calm under pressure but who is a strong finisher

* Good MS Office experience (Excel, Word, MS Project etc)

Any certifications in project management would be desirable. Such as PMP, AgilePM, MS Office, ITIL, APM, six sigma, CSM, CompTIA or the like.

IMechE or other accreditations also beneficial.

Key words: Engineering, management, mechanical, electronic, hardware, firmware, software, PCB, CPU chips, analog / digital electronics, C, C++, .NET, windows, embedded, Linux

commutable from Brighton, Eastbourne, Newhaven, Burgess hill, Haywards Heath, Crawley

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