Senior Engineering Manager

Posted 5 days ago by JAM Recruitment Ltd

£70,000 - £75,000/annum Company Benefits

As Senior Engineering Manager you will lead a team of experienced engineers to support and improve the capability of the engineering delivery teams

The Role:

Key accountabilities for the Senior Engineering Manager are:

  • Providing leadership to the engineering discipline subject matter experts in the assessment, development and deployment of improved policies processes and work instructions.
  • Maintenance of high levels of engineering capability within the engineering function.
  • Assessing and reacting to the SQEP functional capability based on future needs of the business.
  • Establishing appropriate and effective measures of engineering delivery performance.
  • Collation and provision of engineering function metrics to support strategic decision making.
  • Supporting the recruitment and deployment of staff in concert with department heads and line managers.
  • Ensuring the development of engineers by recommending both appropriate functional training and career development options.
  • Ensuring consistent ways of working across programmes within the engineering function.
  • Ensuring that the requirements for engineering systems and tools are clearly defined in support of functional needs.
  • Liaison with stakeholders within the programme delivery framework to address and resolve engineering, process and governance issues.
  • Identifying and implementing performance improvements to Integrated Combat System programme engineering delivery.


To be considered for the Senior Engineering Manager role:

  • You will be an experienced manager or leader with an engineering background leading teams to analyse, improve, implement and measure improvements to policies, processes and work instructions.
  • You'll have an excellent understanding of the system development lifecycle, preferably in the defence industry, against the standard 'V-model' from requirement definition to customer acceptance.
  • You'll have a degree level qualification in relevant STEM subject (Engineering/ Physics/ Maths/ Science) or equivalent industry experience.

The Package:

The salary on offer for the Senior Engineering Manager is up to £75,000 along with a benefits package, flexible working arrangement and fantastic career progression opportunities.

The role will be based in Frimley, Portsmouth, Weymouth or Bristol with a hybrid working model.

To Apply

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Contract Length:
Job Reference:
VS/ 78987/SEM_1655979272
Job ID:
Less than 10

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