Engineering Project Lead

  • Job Reference: BBUK00377
  • Date Posted: 15 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Omnicom Balfour Beatty
  • Location: Derby + Nationwide
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering & Design, Project Management
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

About the role

Balfour Beatty has an exciting opportunity for an Engineering Project Lead to join technology team, Omnicom Balfour Beatty in Derby & York

What you'll be doing

As a Engineering Project Lead, you will have the following accountabilities:

  • Manages and communicates product roadmaps under guidance from Customer Strategy Team and Technical Leads/Architects
  • Produces and maintains project and product requirements
  • Maintain the traceability of requirements throughout the delivery lifecycles (Project Requirements Traceability Matrix)
  • Ensures that the engineering disciplines (e.g. Software, Mechanical) are connected
  • Proactive in getting things done. Contributes to the doing wherever needed
  • Customer and supplier focused and facing
  • Ensures that the Engineering Process is adhered to and upheld throughout the lifecycle
  • Ensures that the outcomes of projects are consistent to project and product requirements
  • Provides a link between Project Management and Engineering
  • Takes day-to-day engineering decisions on behalf of the Project Manager
  • Provides Engineering guidance to the Project Manager
  • Provides guidance and management to Project Engineers

Who we're looking for

You will have the following:

  • Systems Engineering and technology background
  • Knowledge and experience in Track Geometry recording
  • Knowledge and experience in Computer Vision/Machine Vision
  • High levels of energy, passion and a can do attitude
  • Good communicator at all levels
  • Ability to write high quality technical documents
  • Able to build solid relationships with colleagues, customers and suppliers

You will also have the following Behavioural Competencies

Results Driven: Demonstrates a passion and excitement for his/her work. Tackles problems head-on and works to resolve them without delay.

Focus on Excellence: Takes pride in delivering excellence

Teamwork & Collaboration: Puts aside personal agendas to work for the benefit of customers and suppliers and other stakeholders. Proactively builds knowledge through sharing knowledge, ideas and expertise with others.

Customer Focus: Manages the experience of customers to ensure positive relationships are established and maintained.

Operational Excellence: Plans and organises work to safely achieve maximum efficiency and output. Delivers results consistently.

Adaptability: Learns quickly. Adapts positively to changing business and customer demands.

Zero Harm: An Uncompromising leadership. Ensures the correct safety behaviour of site teams. Ensures compliance with safety standards (Business Management System).

Why work for us

We cover everything from embedded data capture systems, through distributed and cloud-based processing and analysis solutions, all the way to web based visualisation systems and heavy duty, desktop bound, data investigation tools. To achieve all this, we have a very capable, multi-disciplined team of engineers creating inventive and high-performance solutions for a worldwide market.

We have a number of exciting projects on the go, and many more just waiting to get started, so we have a need to increase our capacity. With this in mind, were looking for candidates