Engineering Manager

Job title: Engineering Manager

Contract: 6 month contract

Rate: £550 - £600 per day

Location: Remote

Security Clearance at SC level is required for this role

My Client has a requirement for an Engineering Manager in our Air Traffic Management portfolio of programmes. You will be responsible for managing a multi discipline team in the delivery of software releases of the Intelligent Approach ATM product. This is an exciting opportunity to lead the development of software releases for a product with a ground-breaking road map and a pipeline of international work. Applicants must have proven track record of engineering leadership in software domain and ideally have a software development background.


  • Responsible for the management and timely completion of all engineering activities, for a release, within the agreed cost and schedule.
  • Manage the day-to-day activities of the engineering team and are responsible for ensuring that the engineering process has been followed to maintain compliance to software assurance standards.
  • Act as the release focal point for engineering design, implementation and test decisions and agreeing product design decisions with the Product Owner.
  • The position requires knowledge and application of the software engineering standards, principles and best practices.
  • The successful candidate will be responsible for the engineering activities throughout the release life cycle, from kick off through to operational deployment.


  • Experience of systems engineering, software development, integration and test
  • Experience of the complete project life cycle from bid through to operational delivery
  • Knowledge of procedural and object orientated software development languages (e.g. C, C++ & Java)
  • Knowledge of Linux operating systems and scripting languages (e.g. Python)
  • Knowledge of infrastructure as code and container technologies (e.g. Puppet, Docker)

If you would like to discuss the role in more detail please send your updated CV and I will get in touch or feel free to call me on 01737 821029 or 07766 512829

Many thanks,