Position: Engineering Project Manager
Salary: Up to £65,000
Location of office: Reading
Location of work: Remote/Flexible working available
The Role: My client, a growing company within the robotics sector are now seeking an experienced Engineering Project Manager to join their design and development team. Their office is based in Reading and remote/flexible working options are available. The ideal Engineering Project Manager will come from a technical background (software, mechanical or electronics) and have proven experience in a similar role, where you have led and delivered engineering projects in a timely fashion meeting or exceeding the original brief.
In this role you will be expected to lead a variety of projects at one time so strong organisational and time management skills are key. You will oversee projects involving mechanical, electronics and software design requirements and will be supported by an experienced design and management team. You can expect the role to be varied and you will ideally enjoy the challenge of working in a fast-paced design environment where no 2 days are the same.
Although this will not be a technically hands on role a design background would be advantageous and any experience within the robotics sector is highly desirable. There are exciting projects ready for you to get involved in and you can expect the role to involve: leading the planning and implementation of projects, coordinating project staff, project scheduling, resource allocation and continuous improvements of processes.
Skills and Experience Required:
- Project Management experience in an engineering environment
- Project management tools and software packages – MS projects or similar
- Experience and knowledge of agile project methodologies
- Experience in a fast-paced environment
- Degree qualification within an engineering or business management field
Desirable Skills and Experience:
- Robotics industry experience
- A background in software, mechanical or electronics design
- Team leadership or management experience
Please contact Laurence Powell or Andrew Knight at KO2 Embedded Recruitment Solutions Ltd to discuss this role in further detail.