Engineering Manager

Our Client;

Our client is a world leading high technology company who designs and manufacturers imaging systems, who due to continued growth and success are looking to add an experienced Application Engineer to their highly motivated team.

The Role;

  • Technically leading the manufacture and test of the M Series product. Providing technical & product support to the manufacturing cell
  • Being the lead point of contact for the M Series customer for project management and engineering
  • Supervision of the engineering team including priority setting, performance management and technical sign off of work packages
  • Leadership of technology transfer from R&D into production for new products, tools and processes.
  • Leadership in product compliance working with internal and external resources as required
  • Supporting the development of the technology roadmap
  • Leading the development of new products against this roadmap

Skills & Knowledge Required;

  • A degree or equivalent experience in an Engineering discipline
  • Proven project leader for high technology projects. Working knowledge of Project Management techniques
  • Naturally self-starting with a track record of delivered projects
  • Experience of supervising multi-disciplinary technical teams
  • Experience of taking products from concept phase through to the successful launch of a complex low volume product
  • Advanced knowledge of Lean Manufacturing tools and techniques would be an advantage
  • Experience of dealing with product conformity to global regulations either directly or through the use of appropriate 3rd Party Assessors.


  • Medical cover
  • Competitive salary
  • Holiday
  • Career progression

Commutable Locations;

Oxford, Abingdon, Didcot, Sutton Courtenay, Harwell, Wantage, Harwell, Radley, Kennington, Reading, Cholsey, Wallingford, Goring, Newbury, Eynsham, Yarnton


If this role sounds of interest then please click apply or email our Technical Divisional Manager or call 01865 257 455.


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Job Information

Job Reference: HT3232DL_1635490069
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Holiday, Health Cover
Salary From: £50000
Salary To: £60000
Job Industries: Engineering
Job Locations: Didcot, Oxfordshire
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: Lasers AND Materials Science AND Micromachining AND Optics
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