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Project Team Leader

Location
Southampton, Hampshire
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
6 Oct 2020
Project Team Leader / Engineering Team Leader required for a specialist manufacturer and global supplier of opto-electronics and photonic products present in a variety of markets from medical and biotechnology to semiconductor and industrial markets. You will be responsible for leading and supporting a small team of specialist laser / optic Project Engineers. Occasionally leading by example with a hands on approach, proactive problem solving non-conforming product issues, leading root cause analysis. If this sounds like you please apply now.
Ideally you will have experience leading a team or you are looking to take the next step in your career.

Package
Salary in region of £50,000
5% profit share bonus scheme
Private medical insurance
Cash plan
25 days holiday + bank holidays
Pension - up to 7.5% contribution
Life assurance

The Role
The Project Team Leader / Engineering Team Leader will be responsible for leading a small team of Project Engineers focusing on laser engineering, optical design, fibre-optics
Support NPI by leading photonic technical support
Lead product modification projects from inception to completion
Propose conceptual designs
Select and specify optical materials, coatings and laser systems
Investigate and resolve product problems and failures
Provide technical training and support to engineers, NPI, supply chain and product management teams
Perform role of lab leader for the engineering labs to ensure best practice and compliance

Requirements
Excellent understanding of optics, laser engineering, fibre-optics, optical design ideally with an industrial background
People management / leadership experience is desirable, but if you think you have the right experience and are looking to progress your career then please apply
You may have worked as an Engineering Team Leader, Project Team Leader, Project Lead, Project Engineer, NPI Engineer, NPI Manager or similar
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Details

  • Job Reference: 179576660-2
  • Date Posted: 6 October 2020
  • Recruiter: Confidential
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  • Location: Southampton, Hampshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bonus, Private medical, 25 days holi
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent