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Vice President Operations

About the role

WFS Technologies is a world leader in subsea wireless automation, Subsea Internet of Things® (SIoT) and Subsea Cloud Computing Networks (SCCNs). WFS provide Seatooth technologies that improve management of offshore energy assets, increase production, reduce cost and reduce risk. It is the only company in the world to offer the capability to transmit data through the water/ air boundary and splash zones, or through solid materials such as steel plating and concrete using RF (Radio Frequency) communication.

Significant advantage is held in the form of a large and expanding patent portfolio covering, amongst others, underwater wi-fi, cloud, internet of things and blockchain. WFS is considered the thought leader in the area of disruptive subsea technology.

Founded in Edinburgh in 2003, WFS now has a city centre head office and a design engineering and manufacturing facility based in Livingston. The potential of a number of exciting business opportunities available to the company, favourable market conditions and the scalable nature of its products across a wide range of markets and applications mean that WFS expect to grow rapidly over the next few years.

WFS is looking to appoint a VP Operations who will lead a multi-functional team across Supply Chain Management, Mechanical & Electrical Engineering, Software, Design, Production and Projects. Ideally from a subsea background, The VP Operations will report to the CEO and be based in the Design/Engineering/Manufacturing facility in Livingston.

This is a potentially career-defining opportunity for a talented and ambitious operational expert to join a market leading business in a sector that is widely forecast to grow exponentially.

Interested candidates should send their CV, with full remuneration details, to Adam Brown, of FWB Park Brown at For a confidential discussion, please call 0131 539 7087.