POSITION: R&D Project Manager
LOCATION OF OFFICE: Stockport, Greater Manchester
LOCATION OF WORK: Hybrid working. 2/3 days a week can be worked remotely
An electronics business who specialise in Smart Home technology and devices require a Project Manager to join their R&D team. You will report directly to the Technical Director and be tasked with leading R&D project delivery plans whilst working with a multi-disciplined engineering team.
The ideal Project Manager will be fluent with Microsoft Projects tools, have relevant project management qualifications and have recent experience working in an electronics product environment, whilst a technical background in embedded software, electronics or mechanical design is desirable.
You will be joining an established engineering team now looking to implement stronger project processes with the aim of being able to provide a smooth development lifecycle from initial concept through to on site manufacturing. You should expect to be involved with customers from initial concept meetings and manage multiple design projects at a time. Strong organisation skills is a must as is the ability to communicate new ideas to team members whilst being able to achieve project deadlines successfully.
- Microsoft Projects or similar PM tools
- R&D environment experience – embedded/electronics product design
- Strong communication and leadership skills
- Relevant degree qualification
- Embedded, electronics or mechanical design background.
- Agile methodologies
- Project Management qualifications – Prince2 etc