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Engineering Project Lead

Project management Gloucester, Gloucestershire , Wales , United Kingdom Permanent Full-time English Fluent

Job Description

In order to develop and expand the capabilities of SAFRAN Engineering Services in the UK, a Engineering Project Lead vacancy is open to support developments of Aerospace Cabin interior activities

Key Responsibilities:
• Effective planning of engineering projects including design, product development, testing and airworthiness approvals.
• Creation of coherent Work Breakdown Structures & Product Breakdown Structures
• Creation of robust engineering plans and delivering under gated processes (MER, PROMPT, PLS)
• Effective management of costs, resources and requirements
• Generate and maintain customer product specifications
• Effective management of Work packages (Safran partners, Outsource providers)
• Take ownership of providing any relevant Key Performance Indicators and/or relevant metrics for the project under their responsibility.
• Manage engineering changes through the engineering functions to support project delivery.
• Assess and manage technical risks to avoid adverse project impact.
• Support problem solving initiatives.
• Be able to communicate efficiently and clearly with internal and external suppliers and customers.

Job Requirements

Degree level or equivalent, MSc preferred, with a minimum of 5 years of experience in Engineering disciplines. Project Management experience will be an advantage.

Essential skills:
- Product development and associated processes
• Systems Engineering (Requirements Engineering, MBSE, Functional design)
• Mechanical, electrical and systems design
• Configuration Management
- High level of proven interpersonal skills, being a competent communicator and able to establish good working relationships across a broad spectrum of departments
- Technical specification preparation
- Cognizant of the current industry standards, including FAA, EASA & CAA regulations, in the field of aircraft interior certification.
- Project management
- Financial management
- Knowledge of Microsoft applications (e.g Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Outlook).

Specificity of the job

Living in UK and/or willing to relocate to job location

Locate your future workplace

Cheltenham Road East GL2 9QH

Gloucester, Gloucestershire

Wales United Kingdom

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Safran is an international high-technology group, operating in the aviation (propulsion, equipment and interiors), defense and space markets. Its core purpose is to contribute to a safer, more sustainable world, where air transport is more environmentally friendly, comfortable and accessible. Safran has a global presence, with 79,000 employees and sales of 16.5 billion euros in 2020 and holds, alone or in partnership, world or regional leadership positions in its core markets. Safran undertakes research and development programs to maintain the environmental priorities of its R&T and Innovation roadmap.

Safran ranks first in Forbes's 2020 list of the World's Best Employers for its sector.

Safran Engineering Services offers high-technology engineering services in the fields of aerospace, energy and ground transportation. Building on 30 years' experience, the company relies on 3,000 engineers dotted across nine countries worldwide.

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