Reliability Group Lead x2

Job Reference: WM – 2087

Location: Cambridgeshire

Salary: £75,000 - £85,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Reliability Group Lead


  • Technical planning and overview of group activities
  • Progress reporting of group activities to Head of Systems and Reliability
  • Recruitment and development of the existing group
  • Identifying and growing technical capabilities to support product reliability
  • Ensuring best practice for test activities and test processes
  • Contributing to technical projects for planning and resourcing
  • Ensuring transition of long-term testing from Project completion to the group as an ongoing reliability activity

About You:

  • Experience of leading a technical team, with a practical knowledge of planning and testing end to end Systems (ideally within a regulated industry)
  • Experience of line managing a group
  • Experience of planning and delivering small work packages
  • Experience of defining test procedures for sub-system components (i.e. boards, Joints)
  • Working knowledge of CAD tools to design and create mechanical assemblies, with the ability to guide and review drawings
  • Experience of creating and validating bespoke jigs incorporating software, electronics and mechanics
  • Experience with the principles of reliability engineering
  • Exposure to Device Risk Management
  • A good degree in Engineering, or technical / scientific discipline

It would also be beneficial if you have the following experience:

  • Robotics
  • Verification and Validation of Medical Devices
  • Working in an Agile environment
  • Familiarity with Medical Devices Standards and Certification
  • Experience of delivering products to market
  • Experience with HAST/HALT and environmental testing an advantage
  • Knowledge of Requirement Management systems
  • Experience with C and Python

Job Application:

If you would like to be considered for this role, please apply to send a copy of your full CV – or call us now.

Whilst this position may not be of interest to you or suit your skills and experience, please don’t hesitate to get in contact with a member of the team at Willcox Matthews to understand how we can support you.

We receive a large number of applications for all of our positions – Therefore, if you have not received a response within 10 working days, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Candidates must be eligible to work and live in the UK