Electrical & Electronics Systems Manager

Ref No. EMP437502
Salary £55,000 - £60,000/annum
Location Hatfield, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Now Interviewing

Introduction

Electrical & Electronics Systems Manager required for leading online supermarket.

Important

Experience with the product development life cycle

The Job

Electrical & Electronics Systems Manager required for leading online supermarket.

My client now operates across 3 continents, has partnered with multiple retailers (with plans for more) and are working on building new state of the art Customer Fulfilment Centres (CFCs) across the globe, as well as designing and manufacturing everything that goes inside them.
This all starts with our Product Development team, which is where you come in.
I am now looking for an Electrical & Electronics Systems Manager, to sit within the Design team based in Welwyn. In this position, you'll be responsible for managing a team of engineers (around 15 to 20) that look after the design of electro-mechanical machines and products that are required for systems.

If you're an accomplished electrical and/or electronics Manager who has demonstrable people management skills, as well as practical experience in the design of electrical and/or electronic sub-systems, this is a fantastic opportunity not to be missed.

What you can expect to be doing:
- Lead a team of design engineers and CAD engineers who are responsible for designing electrical and electronic products for complex automation systems
- Visit relevant sites and work with site teams to identify issues, solutions and improvements required on current products
- Maintain the engineering quality and integrity of the work produced within the mechanical design teams' work package
- Actively engage in new product development, cost reduction opportunities and continuous improvement for current products
- Review input specification, coordinate various design reviews and design output reviews
- Deep dive into the design details and guide teams to identify and mitigate risk via modelling, proof of concept, simulation etc
- Drive design quality and improvements for internal and any designs contracted out to external vendors.
- Review various standards as applicable for the design and safety, and ensure that all designs conform to the requirements

Skills/qualifications:
- Experience in designing and developing products from concept to production within an electro-mechanical design environment
- Credible experience in leading similar sized teams
- Involved with release of products into manufacturing and stabilising designs, also in a new product development environment
- Experience of approving and signing off drawings
- Will have at least an Engineering Degree in Engineering or equivalent.
- Previous skills in computer aided design (CAD) preferably using Altium, EPlan or similar software
- Experience of delivering work packages to time and budget constraints

If you need more convincing, here's (some of) what can be offered to you:
Pension
Life Assurance
Private Medical Insurance
23 days holiday, increasing to 25 with 3 years' service
Employee Assistance Program
Free Shares
Opportunity to participate in Sharesave and Buy as You Earn schemes
Discounted shopping

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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