Hove, East Sussex
We are working on behalf of a global, diverse manufacturing group, which supplies its leading electro-mechanical products into sectors such as aerospace and defence. They are well positioned for further accelerated growth and are seeking to recruit an experienced Integration & Test Associate Manager to be based at their Sussex site.
Our client sets high standards and is committed to recruiting the best talent. The successful candidate will be a credible Leader and possess a passion for engineering and technology. They will also possess a Mechanical Engineering Degree or similar and extensive proven experience of product development testing, having managed a Test and Integration development environment, whilst developing the team, scheduling test programmes, diagnosis of faults and managing environmental testing ie temperature, humidity and vibration.
These skills will have been gained in complex engineering manufacturing environments; ideally within aerospace / defence and knowledge of automated test cell design, high pressure pneumatics, electronic design and LabVIEW software would be a distinct advantage.
Strong IT skills, attention to detail, methodical approach and ability to work both autonomously and as part of a dedicated team are a given; as is a good understanding of test system design and implementation, product lifecycle, sensors and laboratory test equipment such as multimeters, verniers.
This varied and challenging role will include managing the integration and testing of all components, sub systems and systems ensuring electrical and physical compatibility to meet program technical, schedule and cost objectives, managing the test and/or integration of electro-mechanical systems from the system design phase through development, documentation, installation and commissioning of the completed system, ensuring work is scheduled and resourced through internal and external test facilities to meet the competing priorities of concurrent programmes, developing and implementing hardware and software system level test programs, plans, specifications, procedures and customer acceptance and developing test facilities, test methods, data capture and analysis.
This progressive organisation defines its best assets as being its Talent and its Technology. They provide an excellent working environment, the opportunity to be involved with “cutting edge” products and projects, defined career plans, ongoing training, competitive salary and enhanced employee benefits.
We welcome applications from credible Systems Engineering Managers, Systems and Requirements Engineering Team Leaders, Mechanical & Electrical Engineering Development Managers, Engineering Verification Managers, Engineering Product Testing Managers and Engineering Systems Supervisors who will probably live in home locations such as Burgess Hill, Worthing, Eastbourne, Hastings, Haywards Heath, Hassocks, Brighton, East Sussex, West Sussex, Mid Sussex, Horsham, Surrey, Chichester, Crawley, Bexhill, East Croydon, Lewes, London