Electronic Design Team Lead

Ref No. EMP436277
Location Bournemouth, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Now Interviewing


Lead Electronics Design Engineer

This is an immediate requirement for an Engineering Manager or Lead Engineer with experience in the design of complex Electronic Equipment.


Lead Electronics Design Engineer

The Job

Lead Electronics Design Engineer

This is an immediate requirement for an Engineering Manager or Lead Engineer with experience in the design of complex Electronic Equipment.

A great opportunity has arisen for a Lead Engineer to work for an Electronics design company in the Bournemouth area. This Lead Engineer role will be working on a new programme curretly delivering in systems to several different international customers.

The ideal candidate will have experience of running an Electronics Design team across both people management and technical management sides.

Re-locators are also welcome to apply and my client can offer assistance to those who qualify.



Responsibilities for this Lead Electronics Engineer role

- Responsible for implementing design reviews
- Manage the workload pipeline so that the team is optimally deployed to deliver business objectives
- Collaborate with the IPT Project Managers to address project needs and issues by allocating or shifting specific engineers within the team to specific projects (drawing on their product experience and technical expertise) to minimize project risk
- Ensure consistent methodologies and tools are used throughout the team in line with the process frameworks and the Engineering strategy.
- Responsible for managing the cost, schedule and technical performance of the teams work scope in bids, proposals, and the IPT project schedule
- Has the authority to review and approve all work assignments, documents and commitments involving the team
- Support the Development Engineering Manager, and the BD and Program Management teams in bid and proposal activities
- Lead the implementation of the engineering strategy for the team
- Track, report and drive improvements to engineering performance metrics
- Lead cross-functional negotiations with Program Management, Operations & Procurement and BD & Technology to prioritise allocation of Engineers across the Business (matching skill sets and competencies with the requirements, and adjusting for evolving Business priorities)

Requirements for this Lead Electronics Engineer role

- Experience in managing an Electronic Design Team
- Experience in the application of that knowledge to the entire product life cycle from inception to delivery
- Proven track record and significant experience at technical management level of radar, electronic warfare, surveillance and communications systems
- Extensive knowledge and experience of Engineering Design Reviews.
- Proven ability to work and deliver, to time pressure and deadlines
- Demonstrated performance in team building, fostering organisational culture and delivering continuous improvement
- Excellent organizational, communication, and leadership skills.
- The demonstrated ability to motivate people and influence change in line with company organisational values
- The ability to lead and manage a high performing Electronic Design team


Due to the nature of the work at this site, applicants must be capable of achieving SC level UK security clearance. Current clearance is not a requirement.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.


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