Salary : £Competitive Team : Motors and Power Systems, Automotive, Research Engineering Location : Malmesbury - United Kingdom
This is a unique opportunity to work at the very heart of the Dyson innovation model; in one of its fastest growth capability areas.
The senior project manager will manage a multi-discipline team of engineers who are researching new technologies and components that will be utilised within Dyson next generation of products.
The successful candidate will also significantly contribute to the transformation of the Research department, making it more effective and efficient every day, from new idea generation to rapid design, industrialisation and transferral to the downstream teams.
They will ensure stage-gate deliverables are met in a timely manner and gain a sufficient level of understanding of the development to be able to communicate the projects status (including technical specification, cost and time) to senior management, whilst being comfortable in challenging the paradigm where required.
2) the delivery of large Business Consulting / Transformations programmes. In fact, this role will report into a Programme Manager and ultimately a Programme Director, both coming from these two industries.
27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays Pension scheme Performance related bonus Life assurance Sport centre Free on-
site parking Subsidised café and restaurants Discounts on Dyson machines
When James Dyson invented the Ballbarrow he assigned the patent to the company, Kirk-Dyson, and not in his own name. Big mistake.
After leaving the company, he had no rights to the invention he had laboured over and they sold his invention to another company.
But all was not lost. He learnt some valuable lessons for the future creativity is a rare commodity and the importance of protecting an idea.