Engineering Manager

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    Sevenoaks, Kent

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    James Doherty

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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Maritime, Land and Weapons businesses provide customers with a suite of services which includes advice, testing, research, procurement, supply, preparation and sustainment of client platforms, naval and weapon systems for operational use, assuring safety, performance and through-life cost savings.

Role Purpose

We are looking for experienced Technical Leads to deliver the engineering elements of capability upgrade programmes across its Air, Land and Weapons businesses. This includes delivery of specialist equipment to be integrated in to new and existing infrastructure. These roles requires whole lifecycle systems engineering skills and would benefit from an interest in HSE and regulatory compliance as well as experience in requirements definition, subcontractor management, integration and acceptance.

Roles can be based at:


Fort Halstead: TN14

Shoeburyness: SS3

Boscombe Down: SP4

Aberpoth: SA43

Opportunities to work in the following Domains and Activities

  • Test and Evaluation facilities
  • Range communications and sensing equipment
  • Equipment in support of ammunition testing and disposal
  • Site and infrastructure modernisation
  • Environmental test facilities and systems
  • Weapon and explosive handling systems


  • Infrastructure technical delivery via application of systems engineering principles
  • Experience across whole lifecycle requirements, design, build, verification, acceptance, transition, release to service, disposal planning.
  • Experience of compliance, assurance, hazardous activity management and design certification.
  • Technical management of subcontractors in capital investment facilities and equipment projects.