Electronics Engineering Manager

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Job Details

Sedgefield, England
£50,000 - £66,000 per annum - dependent on experience
Full-time - Permanent
Science and Engineering
28 Jul 2024 - 11:45
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About CPI

CPI helps make great ideas and inventions a reality. We’re a team of intelligent people using advances in science and technology to solve the biggest global challenges in healthcare and sustainability.

Through our incredible people and innovation infrastructure, we collaborate with our partners in industry, academia, government, and the investment community to accelerate the development and commercialisation of innovative products.

From health technologies and pharmaceuticals to sustainable food and materials innovations, we turn the entrepreneurial spirit and radical thinking of our people and partners into incredible impact that makes our world a better place.

Why this role is important for CPI’s work

CPI are seeking to recruit a Manager to lead the Electronics Engineering Team to help deliver our significant and growing project portfolio across multiple sectors in Electronics and provide solutions to complex technical problems. 

Working within CPI’s Photonics & Electronics technology team, based at NETPark, Sedgefield, this role will involve offering innovative solutions at technology area level and to clients, contributing extensively to development and improvement activities, identifying, and addressing future needs of the team in order to deliver on area strategy. 

As the Manager, you will provide high-level technical leadership and expertise and be responsible for your team’s technical delivery of projects. 

Some exciting projects the team have worked on recently are:

Floki Health


Silent Sensors

Key tasks in the Electronics Engineering Manager role will include (but are not limited to the below), please download the job description for full details available on the CPI careers page:

  • To lead design reviews, for electronics and system designs, supporting innovative product development in the HealthTech and MedTech market space.
  • To act as line manager for all direct reports. Conduct performance appraisals and implement personal development planning for the team.
  • To act as technical lead and/​or act as project manager in relevant projects in the portfolio.

To provide specific technical support to the Business Development Team relating to proposal/​project development and direct customer engagement.

The person we are seeking

To be successful in this role, you will need to:

  • Be educated to at least Degree level in a Scientific/​Engineering discipline (preferably in Electronics Engineering) or have equivalent experience in Electronics Engineering, preferably having had significant industrial experience. 
  • Have significant, demonstrated experience in the development and introduction of new products is essential. 
  • Effectively use Microsoft packages such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

It would be great if you also had Software and Firmware experience, alongside a working knowledge of ISO 15288, ISO 60601 and ISO 13485.

The ideal candidate for us will be someone who is fully committed to, and actively seek opportunities to develop themselves within this exciting role. 

This role would also suit a Lead/​Chief Engineer with line management experience looking for a step up into line management.

What does CPI offer you?

At CPI, we offer a wide range of benefits to our employees, this includes:

  • Up to 36 days holiday, including bank holidays – Plus a holiday purchasing scheme
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Life assurance and accident insurance schemes
  • Flexible working
  • Learning and Development Opportunities
  • Free parking

Find out more about our culture and benefits.

Additional information

CPI is an organisation based in the UK. Commencement of employment is conditional to demonstrating right to work in the UK, sponsorship may be available.

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