Engineering Design Manager

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Engineering Design Manager

Are you passionate about electrical design and management but reached an impasse in your current position? This company will support your development and training into a full management role but require prior skills in driving teams, performance management and setting team goals and delivering against them. They offer flexible working hours, every other Friday off and great benefits and working environment.

Job Description

Engineering manager
Electrical Design
Up to £45,000 + benefits

Due to consistent growth this client is looking to put in a middle management layer into their team and have a position for an Electrical design team leader/manager. You will take full responsibility for the management of the Electrical / Electronic Design Team, ensuring delivery to the agreed programme timescales and budgets through the proactive management of team performance and resources and ensuring development of the team to their full potential.

The company invest in progression training so would be willing to consider someone who is managing a design team but wants to develop their career further and looking for that next step.


You will be responsible for the performance management and development of individuals within the electrical design team to ensure that they are supported to achieve their goals and aspirations.
Management and allocation of resources within the Electrical/Electronic Design Team, including recruitment and training of new staff or contractors to satisfy the business needs.
Write and manage estimated prime cost information to enable new projects to be priced and quoted in support of the Sales / Business Development function
Take ownership for the maintenance of design and standard procedures specific to Electrical design and in particular ISO 9001 registration.
Look to identify continuous improvements to ensure design procedures are cost effective and aligned to business / product requirements.

Qualifications and Skills:

Degree or equivalent in relevant discipline (e.g. Electrical / Electronic Engineering, Aerospace/Defence systems, Systems etc)
Working knowledge of Electrical Design disciplines for large enclosures, ruggedised racking systems, Defence equipment - wiring, optical networks, cabling etc
Ability to lead and direct teams from 5-10 design engineers
Strong leadership skills with the ability to confidently deal with performance, appraisals, coaching as well as future strategies and best practice
A strong background within a Defence, Aerospace or other highly regulated sector (automotive, Medical)
Ability to build and facilitate good working relationships at all levels across the business
Strong written and verbal communication

The company works half day on Fridays with every other Friday off! You also get pension, flexible working and a challenging, supportive environment.
You must be able to undergo UK MoD security clearance checks.

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