Our client is a trusted partner of the UK's Ministry of Defence, and they are currently looking for an experienced Test Equipment Manager. The primary responsibility of this role is to oversee the delivery of test equipment from the internal design team. As the critical point of contact between the project and the designers, the manager will closely monitor the progress and report any issues that may arise. This is an excellent opportunity for a contract extension and possibly becoming a full-time employee on a flexible work schedule.
What we're looking for:
Preferably, the candidate should have a degree and significant expertise in either test, electrical, or electronic engineering, with experience in at least one of the following areas:
Strong understanding of the following:
What you'll get to do as a Test Equipment Manager:
We are looking for a skilled individual who can oversee the project test equipment strategy, ensure timely and cost-effective delivery of test equipment, and manage technical requirements while soliciting input from all stakeholders. This role will require making trade-off recommendations and managing conflicting requirements. The ideal candidate will also be responsible for integrating and enhancing the test equipment with facilities, planning for upgrades and obsolescence, and ensuring quality delivery.
"Please Note: Our client requires all employees to achieve the appropriate clearance relevant to the role"
More about the role:
Our client's relationship with the UK military spans back over 70 years. They have delivered countless landmarks in defence engineering, supplying vital defence capability to meet the needs of the armed forces over land, sea, and air.
This role is based at their headquarters in Stevenage which plays a key part in missiles operations. The site also offers excellent transportation links and boasts an onsite gym and coffee shop. Training and development are offered to all employees.
Guidant Global is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.