Engineering Project Lead (Electronics)

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    Greenford, Middlesex

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    John Anakwenze

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    2 months ago

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Fantastic Permanent opportunity open for a Engineering Project Lead with experience in the design and delivery of complex electronic equipment, to come on-board and work for a market leading Global Electronics Manufacturing company based in Greenford, London. This will be a permanent opportunity with an excellent salary on offer as well as benefits.

Role Purpose:

Leadership of a multi-disciplinary development team within the Information Assurance Business Unit.

Key experience:

o The design and delivery of complex electronic equipment, preferably for harsh environments

o Research and development projects with significant System Engineering content.

  • Evidence of managing the development and delivery of electronic equipment to time and budget, over the full lifecycle.
  • Experience in engineering leadership/management.
  • Experience in one or more engineering disciplines, such as Electronic Hardware, Software, Firmware or Systems Engineering.
  • Excellent teambuilding and management skills with the ability and experience of managing multi-disciplinary engineering teams.
  • Well-developed planning and organisation skills.
  • Experience of DOORS, UML and SysML would be advantageous.
  • Degree in an engineering, mathematical or science-based subject desirable.


  • Manage all aspects of one or more research and development projects or the development of one or more complex electronic products.
  • Provide technical direction and exert technical influence, in conjunction with discipline leads and system architects, such that the optimal approach, architecture, design, and toolchain are selected.
  • Supports the Project Management team in the planning and scheduling of their project and works with them to optimise the schedule logic.
  • Oversee the development and design review process, ensuring that all deliverables are of suitable quality and contractual milestones are met.
  • Responsible for the engineering budget on the project and monitors & forecasts effort and cost to completion, in order to identify and address overspend or schedule slip.
  • Works in conjunction with production, production test and supply chain to ensure a holistic "product-level" approach is taken to development to support the needs of multi-disciplinary requirements such as DFM, UPC, product safety and production test.
  • Identifies resource needs in good time for their introduction to the project, working with the discipline leads to ensure that resource requirements are satisfied.
  • Contribute to business and customer reporting, identifying suitable metrics to facilitate the accurate monitoring of project progress.
  • Represents the Company on their project(s) with customers, suppliers and subcontractors in order to ensure an open, constructive and positive relationship.
  • Manage security of information as defined in the Security manual.