Optical Technical Project Manager

Enterprise Recruitment
£45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
27 Sep 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Optical Technical Project Manager Working for an expanding and innovative start up as a Technical Project Manager you will take responsibility for driving a key area of future development working on smart glazing applications. The company are working on a range of thin film optical and smart glazing applications which have the potential to shape future technologies which can be used in a range of different industries. Working as a Technical Project Manager you will lead the development of this area working closely with external partners. Other responsibilities will include: Project Manage and contribute to a highly technical, multi-faceted development programme that moves the core technology towards a commercial product. This will start off by working closely with partners in the automotive industry. Manage internal and external resources whilst showing initiative and creativity to achieve ambitious technical milestones. Build upon the existing technical case for deploying core technology in smart glazing through a detailed understanding of competitor’s landscapes. You will also gain exposure to a range of other technical elements from within this highly ambitious company forming and developing technical long term relationships with industry partners. Working closely with the VP of business development in commercialisation activities. For this role you will need: A strong degree or PhD in Physics, materials, electronic engineering or a related field. An understanding of optical technologies. Industry experience working as a technical project manager. A track record of problem solving and creativity within a hi-tech scientific field. Any exposure to automotive engineering, smart glazing, thin film materials would be highly desirable. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66723409