Electrical Engineer Team Leader

Location: Telford, Shropshire Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Sector: Engineering Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Ian Cowx

Electrical Engineer Team Leader
Location: Telford
Salary: £35,000 - £37,000 + Benefits

Would you like to play a key role in support of in service and future armoured vehicle programmes, we are currently seeking an Electrical Engineer-Team Leader within our clients site in Telford.

As a Team Leader you will be at the forefront of all electrical design and electrical problem solving activities. You will be working with a wide range of heavy armour military vehicle platforms, such as the Challenger II Main Battle Tank and its combat engineering derivatives, Titan and Trojan.

This role will provide you with opportunities to work on a wide range of platforms, performing various tasks and tackling various innovations.

Your skills and qualifications:

Experience of leading a team of engineers

Knowledge of Vetronic subsystems

Experience of validating, interrogating and authorising designs

Experience of overseeing electrical and/or electronic upgrades or improvements

Qualified to Degree level in Electrical or Electronics or equivalent

Experience of working on combat vehicles

What we're looking for:

You will be able to lead a team of engineers and be able to liaise with senior level stakeholders. It is also important that you are creative so can find solutions to various problems.

Responsibilities as an Electrical Engineer - Team Leader:

Scheduling, prioritising and supervising the work of electrical and Vetronics staff whilst managing your own work schedule to ensure target timescales are met, KPIs are adhered to and all work is completed within budget demands

Conducting performance and development reviews for allocated staff whilst ensuring to review and approve their technical outputs such as drawings, design specifications, technical plans and reports; making sure the contractual requirements are fulfilled and they are contributing to cost-effective design

Assisting in the validation process of any systems or equipment; this may include the generation of test schedules, writing test and integration plans and the writing and investigating of technical reports

Liaising with suppliers to ensure work is completed in compliance with technical requirements and quality standards

Maintaining regular contact with stakeholders from the Ministry of Defence; presenting findings, offering concise updates and effectively contributing to debates

Ensuring that consideration is given to safety, risk, electromagnetic compatibility, reliability and maintainability associated with the technical solution, in conjunction with subject matter experts

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