Programme Manager - Wireless & Digital Services
£60k-£90k (dep on exp) + excellent benefits
We are looking for a highly technical Programme Manager to join one of the UK's leading engineering & product design consultancies based in Cambridge. You will work in multidisciplinary teams of engineers and scientists, leading the development of complex, R&D product developments for clients in a wide range of market sectors - mainly within the Wireless & Digital Projects Division.
The Programme Manager will be managing challenging and complex product development projects covering the full product development lifecycle from concept through to manufacture. The role would ideally suit a Programme Manager who has worked within a Consultancy environment before, working on multiple projects at any one time. These key projects are typically up to £10million in value!
Management of highly technical programmes involving multi-discipline teams (software, digital signal processing, RF electronics hardware, mechanical and production engineering)
Supporting the sales process, you will work with a small group of seniors to define a programme of work which solves a specific client need, for an agreed budget in an agreed timescale.
Leading the team of talented engineers to deliver that programme through the complete development lifecycle, from requirements definition through to final delivery.
Keeping the client informed of progress and ensure that risks and issues are managed along the way.
Job Requirements for Programme Manager
A good degree in Engineering or Science (or related discipline)
Extensive experience as a Programme Manager (or Senior Project Manager) covering the full product development lifecycle of complex technology products
Experience in managing product transfer into manufacture (NPI)
Experienced in managing multi-disciplinary NPD projects (RF, analogue, digital, software, mechanics)
Strong commercial and financial awareness and control
Interested or know someone who might be?
If so, get in contact with Darren Holmes at Vector Recruitment Ltd on (phone number removed) or