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Project Engineering Manager

Project Engineering Manager

Job TypePermanent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions https://www.rtrs.co.uk

We are looking for a Project Engineering Manager (PEM) to play an important role, leading engineering activities within a large global defence and aerospace technology company. Providing leadership and delivery of the engineering and bidding activities related to the companies specific line of business. This exciting role provides a challenge for an experienced Project Engineering Manager.


  • Engaging with engineers across multiple domains to plan effort required to meet customer expectations.
  • Engaging directly with customers and suppliers to respond to bids with the most technically compliant offering that is both expedient and cost effective.
  • Leading a team of engineers across multiple projects to ensure timely and cost effective delivery of engineering activities.
  • Ensure all bidding governance is applied to underpin the engineering estimates and plans.
  • Plan the resourcing to meet project demands.
  • Driving adherence to Engineering Governance and processes.
  • Production and maintenance of Engineering Management Plans.
  • Acting as the conduit to resolve technical issues across the teams.
  • Provide Technical Review of Engineering material.
  • Leading the Engineering inputs into bids for Mode 5 IFF.
  • Leading the capture and analysis of the customers’ requirements and plan how to meet those in the most effective manner
  • Degree qualified in Electronic Engineering or related science or equivalent work experience.
  • It is essential that the candidate has a good engineering background and experience across the full lifecycle of complex projects.
  • It is essential that the candidate has strong bid experience with complex, bespoke solutions.
  • It is essential that the candidate has strong leadership and interpersonal skills in this demanding role.
  • Engineering management experience in a similar kind of environment.
  • Proven experience in planning of activities and identifying dependencies and technical issues.
  • Commercial awareness and experience of working directly with customers.
  • Ability to self-manage and establish strong stakeholder relationships

Mechanical & Electrical Engineering