Engineering Programme Manager

Engineering Programme Manager

Are you a Project/Programme Manager, who has worked on EDS (Electrical Distribution Systems) Wiring Harness, and are you interested in working for a Tier 1 supplier?

Job Description

Job Title: Engineering Programme Manager
Salary - £60k + Car Allowance

Location: Coventry

Manages a number of teams that are directly responsible for providing all design activities that allow the development to design wire harness distribution systems in line with the client and the customer

- Design verification of EDS (DVP)
- Optimum complexity management
- Design of EDS architecture
- Design of circuits and schematics
- Release activities (WERS)
-Management of off-shore engineering support centre
- Change management process
- Processing RFQs
- Design tool development and integration
-TS16949 compliance
-Delivery of EDS design projects

- Provide guidance and direction to programme engineering staff
-Provide work assignments and train staff for progression into higher level positions / experience
- Assess programme engineering staff performance, establish individual goals and interview new candidates as required
- Observe and re-coordinate internal communication within the department

Ensure programme engineering objectives are met and customer/supplier needs are fulfilled
- Ensure that manpower, materials needs are available to successfully complete an engineering project
- Follow the department¡¦s TS16949 procedures and instructions
- Overview the effectiveness

- Communicate with customers or suppliers (inside and outside) on management level for information exchange
- Ensure that customer satisfaction, both internal and external, is maintained
- Create and deliver presentations to internal and external customers as required

Education & Qualifications
- Engineering degree or equivalent would you be ideal
- EDS Engineering provenability
Technical Knowledge (and Skills)
- Electrical and mechanical engineering
- Knowledge of wiring harness, plastic and metal component production processes Tooling knowledge
- Wiring harness and 3D CAD
- Electrical schematics
- Test and evaluation methods
- Cost control awareness
- Commercial and programme management
- Quality management systems and techniques
- Good PC skills

Behavioural Competencies

- Communication and negotiation skills
- Management and leadership
- Analytical ability
- Able to work in a culturally diverse environment

Language skills
- Fluent in English
- Other European languages and Japanese would be an advantage

Legally able to work in the UK.
- Full Driving Licence and valid Passport
- Able to undertake Domestic and International travel with overnight stays away from home, sometimes at short notice
- Smart appearance and a friendly manner are expected for this position.
- As the department focuses on continuous improvement, the post-holder must also be willing to develop themselves

Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Gemma Langley

Gemma Langley profile

I head the Manufacturing &Technologies division and we focus on products that have been designed and manufactured across a breadth of engineering industries. The division covers a range of markets including CEM’s, electronics, automotive, aerospace, rail, avionics, defence, manufacturing, medical, pharmaceutical, semiconductor and machinery & automation.

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