Electronics Senior Programme Manager

  • Job ref:


  • Location:

    Denham, Buckinghamshire

  • Sector:


  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £50000 - £62000 per annum + Excellent

  • Contact:

    Harry Garvin

  • Email:

  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Consultant:


Electronics Senior Programme Manager

Location: Denham, Buckinghamshire

Salary: £50,000 - £62,000pa

An organisation specialising in the manufacture and design of complex ejection seats within the aerospace and defence industry are seeking an experienced Electronics Senior Programme Manager to manage a number of complex safety critical electronic product projects.

Key Responsibilities - Electronics Senior Programme Manager

  • Define the project objectives, determine communication to internal resources and allocate tasks.

  • Identify requirements for company resources.

  • Prepare proposals.

  • Conduct and assist in contract negotiations.

  • Provide technical guidance and oversight to other disciplines within the project, including customers and suppliers.

  • Coordinate meetings and reviews.

  • Ensure product and programme adherence to legal and contractual obligations.

  • Provide and maintain the customer interface throughout the formal data transfer process.

  • Definition and management of programme hardware and assets and associated cost. Control of customer furnished equipment.

  • Manage internal and external relationships to ensure project deliverables are achieved.

  • Point of contact -provide the primary point of contact and liaison with the customer throughout the project life cycle.

  • Prepare / create the technical proposal definition, including necessary documents such as SOW. Generation of all labour hours, hardware requirements and project cost data.

Skills and Qualifications - Electronics Senior Programme Manager

  • Understanding of engineering disciplines (design/test/manufacturing).

  • Experience of managing aerospace electronic (DO-254 or equivalent) and embedded software (DO-178B or equivalent) design, development and certification projects.

  • Extensive experience of presentation design, development and delivery including customer facing.

  • Some experience of multi-faceted, externally facing negotiations.

  • Some experience in Risk Management techniques and their application

  • Relationship building/interpersonal skill set.

  • Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or Equivalent.

  • Drive to achieve results - sets own standards, checks own work, and demonstrates a positive approach.

  • Analysis and problem solving - sees range of options, deciphers and reacts positively.

  • Working collaboratively - actively contributes to achieve organisational objectives.