Group Engineering Manager

Engineering & Technical
£80,000 to £100,000 Per Annum
Contract Type:
Full time

The Just Recruitment Group Ltd are currently recruiting for a Group Engineering Manager for their client based in Colchester, Essex. 

This is a newly created role to support the future plans of the business in coordinating and managing the development of their product range across their development sites in the UK, India and USA. 

The company have many active projects constantly in progress at various stages of development, and the Group Engineering Manager will be responsible for the entire product development lifecycle. 
This includes: 
? Resourcing, planning and coordinating project development activities in collaboration with the team managers in the UK and India. 
? Liaison with the Sales and Marketing, Purchasing, Manufacturing and Test teams from design through to production stages. 
? Tracking and progress-chasing the developments to ensure that the products are completed on 
time, within budget, and to meet in-house and international specifications. 
? Improving our development processes. 

Reporting to the Engineering Director, the role will be UK based and overseas travel is expected to be very limited, though there may be more regular travel between our UK sites. 

Candidates must be engineering graduates, with a proven background in microprocessor-based 
electronic product development, preferably in a multi-disciplinary environment. They should also have demonstrable project and people management skills. No formal methods experience is required, but may be an advantage. The candidates should also be familiar with, or be skilled at, some or all of the following: 
? High speed digital electronic design. 
? Embedded software development for Windows, Linux or real-time operating systems. 
? Pluggable board based electronic systems. 
? Project planning and tracking techniques. 
? Mechanical design for electronic products. 
? Team leading and motivational skills. 

Very competitive salary package with relocation allowance where appropriate. Company-supported 
private pension scheme. Non-contributory private medical and health insurance schemes. 

For more information on this position, please contact Just Recruitment Group Ltd at or telephone 01376 528660 quoting job reference 904967. 

Please note that if you have not been contacted within 7 days, your application for this position has been unsuccessful.