Product Engineer

Recruiter
CBS butler
Location
Devon
Salary
38000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
20 Feb 2017
Category
Engineering
Function
Engineer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Product Engineer - Project Manager

Devon

GBP38,000 to GBP45,000 + Company Benefits

You will be required to provide project management for Module development within the Integrated Photonics R&D team. This team develops high performance modules for high bit rate optical communication systems based on internally supplied chips and packages.

You will have clear experience in:

+ Delivery of new products into manufacturing on time and to defined specification and cost

+ Products developed according to the defined product life cycle (gate) process

Role and Responsibilities:

Project Management of new module products through their development phase and in to manufacture.

+ Work closely with technical leads and Programme Manager on projects to develop, maintain and drive execution of plans for new module product development

+ Liaise with chip and optical package development teams to lock infeed plans

+ Work with Module development teams to ensure that products are developed in a structured manner

+ Work with pilot line and manufacturing operations to ensure that capabilities are generated to roll out new products on time and to cost targets

+ Drive development and coordination of functions in line with the defined product life cycle process

+ Monitor project progress against committed key milestones and report regularly to senior management

+ Manage and maintain Project budget

+ Manage Project risk register and mitigation plans

+ Escalation of issues as necessary

+ Ability to work effectively and provide influence across multiple geographically dispersed functions

Skills and Qualifications:

+ Experience of project management in an electronics/optoelectronics field

+ A degree in a relevant technical discipline or equivalent experience

+ MS Project

+ Experience of New Product Introduction, managing products from small-scale prototype builds to volume manufacturing.