Design Engineering Manager - Chester | 29354 | Zoek UK
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Design Engineering Manager
Chester, Cheshire West and Chester, England
Permanent (Full time)
Design Engineering Manager role with a rapidly growing aerospace & defence manufacturing company. Senior Management role based in Cheshire.
Our client is a growing aerospace & defence manufacturing company in Cheshire.
You will be responsible for leading the new product design and development team of this growing aerospace & defence manufacturing company
Delivering new products and systems.
managing a new product design and development team
Ensuring the seamless transfer of new projects into production
Developing productive key stakeholder relationships
Driving internal and external collaboration
Fostering and developing team spirit
Developing departmental strategy in line with company strategy and objectives
Designing and implementing a world-class process to manage a wide range of projects once designed as they move through the business into development and production
Leading and managing a talented multi-disciplinary team to create, launch and support industry leading products
Supporting the embedding and growth of company and departmental culture whilst we continue our rapid growthProfile
Extensive experience of successful new product development and design engineering within aerospace / defence manufacturing
You will ideally be from an aerospace / defence manufacturing background and must have worked directly with the Ministry of Defence.
A proven track record in a supervisory or managerial role within this exact field
Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills
Experienced and confident user of design software.
Experienced and confident in technical procedures and documentation, such as FEA, FMEA, tolerance stack analysis and mechanical testing
Familiar with innovative product development processes
A history of successfully managing people and resources to deliver on engineering programmes, or alternatively a clear capability to step up into a senior role having managed a small team.
Demonstrable success in managing complex projects, generating data for a mixed set of stakeholders and meeting all their needs
A 'can-do', we can achieve anything mindset
You must be degree qualified, or equivalent, in an engineering discipline.
You MUST have recent and proven experience working with the MODJob Offer
Excellent salary plus benefits