Senior Engineering Manager

Location
South Wales
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
23 May 2017
Closes
20 Jun 2017
Ref
1143059
Contact
William James
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Defence
Job Type
Permanent
Senior Engineering Manager
Permanent
South Wales
SC Cleared

The purpose of this Senior Engineering Delivery Manager role is to provide functional leadership of the Engineering team supporting delivery of contracted programmes.
The functional leadership role encompasses capability management, delivery performance management and governance of engineering activity.

Responsibilities
*Accountable for ensuring delivery of Engineering content of a programme(s) in support of a particular business area to On Time Acceptable Delivery (OTAD) criteria.
*Accountable for Engineering Governance, including Design and Safety Certification for programmes.
*Accountable for Functional Management of the Engineering Delivery Team.
*Resourcing and Governance of bids within the business area.
*Provision of capability sustainment and development within the business area.

Required Skills & Abilities

*Demonstrable breadth and depth of experience/competence in design and delivery of large scale systems, or a background that provides the equivalent transferrable experience/competence.
*Demonstrable breadth and depth of experience/competence in functional management of an Engineering team.
*Demonstrable breadth and depth of experience/competence in the Tactical Communications domain, or a background that provides the equivalent transferrable experience/competence.
*Demonstrable experience/competence in Leadership & Management roles.
*A demonstrable ability to think at the systems level and innovate.