About The Role
Technology Programme Manager – Aerospace Propulsion
£47,700 - £59,733 DOE & Benefits

At the National Composites Centre we’re building the future of Composites, so when industry wants to advance they come to us. And when they come to us, you're there to make things happen.

You’ll be a key figure in our Aerospace programmes team, owning a relationship with a Tier 1 aero propulsion systems customer, managing exciting projects which support the future of UK manufacturing and guarantee the next generation of aircraft. This is high-TRL, manufacturing-based innovation, so you’ll be where the magic happens, and have the opportunity to influence new innovations and make your mark with genuine autonomy. 

So what are we looking for? 
  • You're a proven leader of technical projects, with experience of working on high-value, high-profile packages of work in the aerospace sector. 
  • Composites knowledge would be ideal, but your engineering pedigree will set you up for success.
  • And if you have experience in working with or for aero propulsion OEMs, even better! 

You’ll join a superb team with a reputation for delivery. Your role will build upon that reputation, enhancing your career, your team, and the status of the National Composites Centre in industry. We're on an upward trajectory at the moment, with plans to expand our sector reach and broaden the reach composite technologies into a variety of sectors, making this a positive step forward for us, and for you.

The best aircraft need an excellent pilot to fly - apply now.


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