About The Role

Engineering Capability Lead – Material Systems

£46,537 - £58,276 DOE & Benefits


You have a deep knowledge and understanding of how materials are used, processed, and applied in the manufacture of real parts across a variety of sectors. You’ve proven that you know your stuff and can lead a team to deliver. But something’s missing from your career.

The NCC is building the future for composite materials. Our world-leading capabilities help to bring innovation in composites into the real world, and make a difference on customer programmes across a range of industries.

You’ll drive a capability group into a thrilling future for composites, and for the NCC. You’ll lead a team of capable, proactive individuals, managing and supporting as they strive toward unique goals. Not only will you apply your materials knowledge on real customer projects, you’ll take a more holistic view, building and developing the team’s capability at the NCC, advocating to customers and internal teams for its input on the most engaging challenges of tomorrow.

We’re looking for a proven materials engineer with real industrial experience. Perhaps you’ve worked in formulation or application – either way, you’ll know how materials work in novel applications, and have a strong understanding of the challenges of manufacturing.

In return, you’ll have a chance to shape the strategic vision of the Material Systems capability, influencing customers and internal stakeholders to help realise a guaranteed future for composites, making this a great step in your career.

Apply now, or talk to David on 07387 412261

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