Technical Project Manager – Ref.: JVM010317M
This position is critical to the company fulfilling its vision of building a business based innovative benchtop mass spectrometry (MS) products, based on Micro-Electrical-Mechanical Systems (MEMS). The key responsibility will be to interface with the company’s development team. The team is primarily engaged in developing the company’s revolutionary precision of MEMS technology products for the Globally recognised OEM partner applications. This role holder will work with a multidisciplinary team of 20, including R&D (electronics, software, hardware), operation, applications and service. The role holder will Influence the company’s R&D project activity in order to deliver new products on time and within budget and act as the customer interface on assigned new technology partnership\projects. A key element of the remit will be to oversee customer input and participate in meetings with potential customers to understand requirements, lead concept generation and specification development.
The role demands a highly technical design and project management oriented individual combined with excellent commercial acumen and an interest in developing precision products. The successful candidate will have a strong track record of analytical instrument research and development, and managing complex technology projects. The ideal candidate will have a sound foundation in the core scientific areas (physics, physical chemistry and analytical chemistry) and key technologies with strong analytical and empirical skills. Experience of ion physics, ion optics, ion modelling and vacuum technology an advantage. The individual will be a good trouble-shooter ideally with laboratory instrumentation.