Lead Systems Engineer

Job title: Lead Systems Engineer

Salary: £50,000-£60,000

Location: Stanstead Abbotts

My client is looking for a Lead Systems Engineer to be responsible for managing and leading two junior systems engineers. Overall management of Internal Developments and Sales Order Driven Developments. Strong understanding of Electronic, Mechanical and Software industry. This role is sits in the R&D team, so previous experience in that department would be preferred.

Duties/ Skills:

Prepare Project Plans in line with the relevant developments

Prepare System Diagrams, Wiring Diagrams and BOMs as needed

Present reports to the technical manager

Developing and prototyping new systems / integration / platforms and making them Production Ready.

Overseeing the full lifecycle of projects

This is a core engineering role therefore the candidate is expected to be hands on and part of the direct engineering efforts

An Electronics / Electronics Engineering degree is desirable however alternative relative experience will be considered instead

TCP IP/ Serial Control (RS485, RS422 and RS232)

Experience with Optics systems (SWIR, MWIR, LWIR etc) would be desirable


Hands on

Team player

Previous management experience would be preferred

Ware, England, UK