Lead Engineer - Defence / Aerospace

Role: Lead Engineer - Defence / Aerospace
Salary: £60,000 - £75,000
Location: Brighton - East Sussex

Role of Lead Engineer - Defence / Aerospace

You will be responsible for planning and directing ( technical , schedule and budget ) the development and application of products through the early part of the product development life cycle , for Internally Funded Research and Development ( IRAD ) activities . This will cover technology acquisition in all disciplines ( mechanical , electrical and systems ), detailed requirements specification , ensuring adherence to best engineering practices and principals , and design assurance testing

Experience & Skills required for Lead Engineer - Defence / Aerospace:

  • A qualified Engineer with extensive experience of being an engineering leader with a flair for innovation and problems solving

  • Experience of working within the Aerospace / Defence product development industry

  • Thorough understanding of Manufacturing and Operations and how they relate to the Product development life cycle

  • A proven successful track record of managing design based Engineering Development Programs with the following skills

  • Defence / Government Agency experience

  • Budget planning and management ( Development Project Lifecycle )

  • Used to working with diverse range of tasks with changing priorities

  • Able to deal effectively with foreign military and civilian officials , as well as prime contractors and commercial teammates

  • Specification writing and implementation

  • Configuration management

  • KPI performance reporting

If you feel that you meet the brief and are interested in hearing more then please Apply Now..!!