Project ILS Lead

Location
South Wales
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
08 Mar 2017
Closes
05 Apr 2017
Ref
1141939
Contact
William James
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Permanent
Project ILS Lead
Permanent
South Wales

The Project ILS Lead has overall responsibility for the co-ordination of the ILS activities within the ILS Team including Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs).

Responsibilities
* Responsibility and accountability for the overall management and execution of ILS programme.
* Implementation of the contractual ILS requirements (e.g. SoW and Sub-System Specification).
* Ensuring ILS representation in all programme activities.
* Establish and maintain working interface with the ILS Team.
* Implementation of the ILS Programme of activities in accordance with the Integrated Support Plan (ISP).
* Influence the design of the Hardware.
* Creation and subsequent updates of the Supportability Case Reports.
* Creation and subsequent updates of the Reliability, Maintainability & Testability (RM&T) Case Reports.
* Management of multiple OEMs from an ILS perspective.
* Influence the design and development of the Support Solution for the programme (e.g. management of Level of Repair Analysis (LORA) and Maintainability Demonstrations).
* Participation at project management reviews.
* Attending design and programme reviews and co-ordinating with relevant disciplines.
* Management and progressing of formal ILS monthly reports.
* Functional responsibility for the ILS Team.
Education/Experience

* Engineering related degree or considerable experience in ILS.
* A thorough knowledge of the Support Solution Envelope (SSE), ILS related standards (Def Stan 00-60, 00-600, JSP 866 and Def Stan 00-40) and the interaction between the different disciplines and requirements.
* An understanding of ASD S1000D and S2000M.
* A proven track record of managing and delivery of complex support solutions.
* Experience of managing staff.
* Experience in Project Management and ILS programmes.
* Experience in management of internal and external customers and OEMs.
* An understanding of the interdependencies of System Engineering, ILS, Human Factors and Safety.
* Must be computer literate with a working knowledge of MS Office.
* Must be a Team player, but also able to work on their own initiative.
* Ability to meet deadlines and cope with pressure.
* Must have excellent presentation and communication skills, both verbal and written.
* Confident briefer in the presence of senior management.