Requirements Manager BDM/IAMD

10 Jul 2018
07 Aug 2018
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Job Type

Requirements Manager BMD/IAMD

The candidate

NATO Allied Command Transformation (ACT) requires contractor support to coordinate and contribute to the activities of the Ballistic Missile Defence/ Integrated Air and Missile Defence (BMD/IAMD) Requirements Management Team. The ideal candidate will have recently deployed their skills as a requirements professional on defence sector projects, managing complex, international stakeholder relationships and will be very much client and delivery focused.

The role

Role responsibilities:

  • Join and contribute to the activities of the BMD/ IAMD Requirements Management Team

  • Within the BMD/ IAMD domain and working closely with HQ Supreme Allied Commander Transformation (SACT), support ACT representation at appropriate levels of engagement at requirements management related meetings, discussions, committees and working groups within Europe.

  • Monitor BMD/ IAMD requirements developed in all life cycle stages.

  • Contribute and participate in the development of policies, directives and process refinement related to requirements.

  • Support maintenance of configuration control of BMD/ IAMD requirements traceability matrices throughout the capability life cycle.

  • Provide requirements development and management consulting services to European NATO entities to ensure that quality of the BMD/ IAMD requirements management processes are maintained through the life cycle.

  • Interact with ACO subject matter BMD/ IAMD experts to collect information needed to clarify operational needs underlying Operational Requirements Statements.

  • Support BMD/ IAMD concepts of operation development and courses of action to clarify Operational Requirements Statements.

  • Interact with ACO counterparts to identify future operational needs and Operational Requirements Statements.

  • Ensure that capability requirements are specific, measurable, acceptable, realistic and time-bound (SMART).

  • \Support Crisis Response Operations Urgent Requirements (CUR) processes including ensuring requirement development for through life cycle support.

The opportunity

NATO is implementing an improved capability requirements capture process, including the traceability of requirements in order to ensure a clear separation between the requirements owner and the solution provider. This process will provide through life traceability of the requirements using an efficient change management process.

This is great opportunity for either a veteran with a requirements background or a requirements professional with considerable industry experience and a systems engineering background to make their mark in this brand new role.  You will form part of a capability team that is being stood up in Mons so will need to either already reside there or be willing and able to work there.

The company

MCR is the trusted leader in integrated program management solutions. We have long provided solutions across the defence community and have an enviable reputation of delivery. For more information about MCR, LLC career opportunities, please visit

Minimum Requirements

  • A University/ Bachelor’s degree.

  • Extensive experience in the field of requirements engineering to include requirements management and requirements elicitation.

  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of requirements management tools.

  • Proven delivery in the field of capability development processes related to national/NATO military command and control at the development and/or acquisition phases.

  • Demonstrate Programme and Project Management experience within a complex and dynamic environment.

  • Demonstrate experience working in a National or NATO strategic or operational command.

  • Experience and operational knowledge of working in the BMD/IAMD domain.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain NATO secret clearance.

  • Ability to reside and work within the host country without restriction.

Non-essential Requirements

  • Working knowledge of Capability Architectures

  • Working Knowledge of Configuration Management methods and practices.

  • Experience with IBM Rational DOORS or equivalent.

Equal Opportunities Employer

MCR, LLC is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, colour, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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