Technical Lead - Electro-optics & Infrared

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  • Location:

    Southampton, Hampshire

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    Project Manager

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £47000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Hannah Pepper

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Technical Lead - Electro-optics & Infrared


£40,000 - £47,000

A global leader within the aerospace and defence industry are looking to recruit a Technical Lead to be responsible for the total engineering activity undertaken on a project and so manage a cross-disciplined engineering team.

You will be tasked to ensure that the engineering team delivers a solution that is compliant with the customer requirements, contractual and legislative requirements.

Key accountabilities - Technical Lead

+ Responsible for generating strong engineering plans, establishing key milestones and identifying risks, opportunities and interdependencies.

+ Reviewing the current engineering position within a project, and adapting plans as required to mitigate risks to either cost, schedule or performance budgets.

+ Responsible for preparation and communication of monthly engineering status reports for each of their assigned projects.

+ Responsible for the coordination of engineering input into bids as part of the business winning process.

Skills and knowledge required - Technical Lead

+ Educated to a degree level in an engineering-related subject.

+ Previous experience of managing and/or leading multi-disciplined engineering teams.

+ Strong understanding and proven track record of engineering lifecycles and processes.