Development Manager (Productionisation) - Electronics
Job Title: Development Manager (Productionisation) – Electronics
Salary: £44,644 to £49,944 plus £2,930 location allowance. You will receive £44,644 the band minimum. Progress to the band maximum of £49,944 will be via incremental progression
Location: London, SE5
Help us protect London. Create the latest crime-fighting tech.
Technology is playing a bigger role than ever in helping to make London a safer city. Through ground-breaking projects, we’re creating solutions to fight crime and take the Met into the future. As a Development Manager, you’ll be at the very forefront of this exciting work, influencing design solutions and taking part in the entire development lifecycle.
Our Technology, Research & Innovation division is leading advancements in emerging technologies in areas such as communications and secure systems. In this fascinating role, you’ll be part of the Electronic Systems Development team, where you’ll help to develop niche solutions. As well as carrying out hands-on development work, you’ll lead a team of electronics and mechanical engineers. It will be up to you to mentor team members so they meet production deadlines and perform at their very best. You’ll also manage the full lifecycle of electronic design, taking projects from concept, to manufacture, production and implementation, and through to operational deployment. You’ll then manage third line support alongside colleagues and officers.
A degree (or equivalent) in Electronic or Electrical Engineering is essential. However, we’ll also accept an HNC/HND if you have outstanding practical experience in a similar setting. Whatever your background, you must have developed tech solutions before. We’ll be looking for experience in at least some of the following fields:
- General electronics design
- Delivering electronics systems into a robust operational environment
- Embedded systems including hardware and software
- FPGA-based systems
- Audio and Communication systems
- RF design and modulation methods
- IP systems and their design and configuration
- PSU and battery technologies
- Schematic capture and PCB design.
To apply, please visit our website to download a role specific information pack and click on the link to complete and submit the online application form.
Completed applications must be submitted by 23.55pm on Thursday 31st January 2019.
We view diversity as fundamental to our success. To tackle today’s complex policing challenges, we need a workforce made up from all of London’s communities. Applications from across the community are therefore essential.