Engineering Manager

  • Job Location : Corby, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
  • Job Type : Full Time

About Us

Intelliconnect is a leading manufacturer of coaxial RF connectors, adaptors, and cable assemblies, supplying products to market sectors such as Aerospace & Defence, Medical and Industrial.

Our CryoCoax brand is synonymous with high quality RF products for Cryogenics and Quantum Computing.

Culturally, Intelliconnect has people at its core. Without our teams of amazing humans, we would be nothing. We succeed if you do and as such, we are committed to helping you develop and grow within the business.

We have quadrupled the business over the last three years and as such we are currently seeking an Engineering Manager to head our engineering teams based in Witham, Essex and Corby, Northamptonshire.  


Project Management

  • Identify new design, manufacture, cost reduction and efficiency projects 
  • Oversee all engineering projects 
  • Task assignment
  • Project prioritisation working with Senior leadership team
  • Budget responsibility
  • Reporting to wider business and parent company

Product Road Map

  • Collaborate with the sales team to develop product road map
  • Work with laboratories to test new designs
  • Working with Marketing to launch new products
  • Working with Production on assembly of new product lines
  • Defining test parameters and performance capabilities

Job Costing

  • Labour estimation for quotations
  • Piece part costings, working with the materials team
  • Identifying and pricing required equipment
  • Value Steam Mapping / Lean Assembly 

Procedures and Processes

  • Create and maintain documentation for engineering
  • Define and improve processes for assembly and test
  • ISO and SC21 documentation management

Technical support 

  • Working with sales team on enquiries
  • Collaborating with customers remotely and onsite
  • Supporting the manufacturing team

Marketing Activities

  • Attending trade shows and conferences
  • Technical documentation
  • Presentation creation and delivery
  • Creation of promotional materials and samples

About You

The successful candidate will have a technical management background and be passionate about their work, have good interpersonal skills and be able to communicate well with customers and co-workers. Be creative, enquiring and be capable of problem solving. 

Good oral, written and presentational skills.  Familiarity of Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

CAD experience essential, ideally with SolidWorks. 

Experience of RF/Microwave connector design, cryogenic component design and wire harness design would be a distinct advantage.


As a rapidly growing business with an ambitious plan for future growth and investment, we offer excellent development opportunities and competitive remuneration based on experience and capability.

We offer Health Shield, an employee cash back insurance plan, a cycle to work scheme, salary sacrifice contributory pension scheme, and 25 days paid annual leave, plus bank holidays.

The role is office-based, but flexible, collaborating with our facilities based in Witham, Corby and Tennessee.

Normal hours of work are Monday-Thursday 8:00am to 4:30pm (30 minutes for lunch) and Friday 8:00am to 1:00pm.