Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £45.00 - £52.00 gross per hour
  • Luton


Technical Lead

Location : Luton

Type : Contract

Rate : £52ph

A global aerospace and defence organisation is looking for several Technical Leads to lead and manage a multi-disciplinary engineering team, in close partnership with the Chief Engineer, to identify, develop, and support technical solution's.

- Technical Lead

Reporting to the Head of Engineering Project or Project Engineering Manager, the TL is responsible for:

Producing effective, efficient and realistic plans to deliver the solution (risks/opportunities are identified, estimates are validated, stakeholders are bought in)

Ensuring effective implementation of the company's Lifecycle Management, including Design, Gate Reviews and Processes

Provide engineering leadership to a multi-disciplinary, Integrated Project Team (IPT) throughout the project lifecycle to deliver the plan on time, in budget and to quality standards

Promoting streamlined ways of working across the engineering lifecycle in order to be competitive.

Skills and Attributes
- Technical Lead

Drive and Commitment, whilst maintaining high standards

Ability to produce clear concise engineering documentation

Ability to work as part of a strong responsive team

The ability to manage large Engineering teams, across multiple sites and multiple disciplines

Substantial analytical and technical problem solving skills

Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to interact with subject matter experts regarding a wide range of technical and operational topics.

Typically degree qualified in a relevant engineering or science subject

Desired but not essential
- Technical Lead

Extensive experience in integrating systems and sub-systems together

Experience of delivering as part of a prime organisation

Experience of Radar /Electronic Warfare (ESM & ECM) /

Experience in developing integrated solutions for airborne environments

Experience within system design/system architectures

Are a registered Chartered Engineer

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