EDS Systems Engineering Manager

Permanent Full Time

Our Client, a global major Tier 1 Automotive company specialising in the supply of high technology electronic modules, instrumentation and wiring harness systems, are now looking for an EDS Systems Engineering Manager to join their team on a permanent basis. Offering superb long term career prospects, this role is offering a competitive (albeit negotiable) basic salary, together with a full benefits package, 10% management bonus and hybrid working option.

Working as the EDS Systems Engineering Manager for our Clients Systems Engineering Team based in Essex, the main purpose of the role is to manage and lead a team of Systems Engineers in the UK, being the customer interface across multiple car lines.

Additional responsibilities will include:

Manages a function that is directly responsible for providing the system engineering activities that allow the development to design wire harness distribution systems in line with both the company and the customer’s requirements.
Lead and develop the associated team members.
Ensure engineering objectives are met and customer/supplier needs are fulfilled.
Responsible for the effectiveness and efficiency of the system design engineering function
Communicate and present to customers or suppliers (inside and outside of the company) at a management level.
Take responsibility to decide any issues of management importance within authorized limits and drive decision making processes on higher levels where appropriate.Qualifications & Experience:

Should ideally be educated to Degree level in Electrical, Mechanical or Automotive Engineering, or possess equivalent relevant experience.
You will be an experienced Systems Engineering Manager with plenty of Automotive industry experience.
You will need extensive experience in the design and development of wiring harness / EDS. Previous Systems Circuit Design experience is essential.
Effective time management skills and an excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office is needed.
You will be a capable and experienced Systems Engineering Manager; able to lead both from technical and line management perspective.
EDS / Harness experience is essential.
You should be self-sufficient and self-motivated.
Ability to work and communicate at all levels.
Ability to travel both in the UK and Overseas, sometimes at short notice.Is this you?

To APPLY, please contact Jason Seed DipRP, DipRSA, FIRP; Director of Forbes HR Ltd on:
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