Technical Group Leader

Location Warwickshire
Job type: Contract
Salary: £30.74ph Umbrella
Contact name: Vicki Martinson

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01245403560
Job ref: 39607
Published: 12 days ago
Duration: 10 Months
Expiry date: 31 Dec 2024 23:59
Startdate: ASAP

​Position Description:

  • Technical Group Leader responsible for geometric, attribute and system integration for a engineering zone on the architecture.

  • You will lead cross functional engineering teams to drive functional and attribute targets and act as the voice of the customer.

  • Drive and deliver vehicle-level end-to-end technical delivery plans for key systems, identifying inter-dependencies and maturation versus customer requirements, throughout virtual and physical test phases.

  • Leading the Technical Problem Resolution Cross Squad cross Zone including arbitration and escalation as required.

Skills Required:

  • Excellent technical communication, influencing and negotiating skills.

  • Project Management experience in a technical area

  • Engineering delivery background with experience making data driven decisions

Skills Preferred:

  • Engineering Degree or equivalent experience

Experience Required:

  • Jira experience desirable

  • Agile experience / training

Experience Preferred:

  • Collaborate with Technical Group Leads and Engineers, to ensure that robust technical delivery is enabled throughout the programme.

  • Coordinate Technical Integration and DV activities within your group or across all groups.

  • Act as a key interface with our Test & Development teams to ensure seamless creation and management of prototype plans.

  • Act as a key interface with our Virtual Series teams to ensure seamless management of all Virtual Series activities.

  • Lead technical issues resolution, either within your group or across multiple groups/domains.

  • Lead the update and reporting of programme health charts for robust technical gateway delivery.

  • Management of DV planning and report-out.

  • Lead the consolidation of Technical Gateway evidence data.

  • Lead the Automated Issues Management process, reporting and escalation cross-group