Technical Manager - Air Battlespace Training Centre

  • Location

    Lincolnshire, England

  • Sector:

    Engineering

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £500 - £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Marek Mazurowski

  • Contact email:

    Marek.Mazurowski@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH110426_1569227795

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-10-23

Technical Manager - Lincoln. SC Cleared, synthetic training systems, DSALT, Network security, simulated environment.

This role requires SC clearance, you must be eligible and willing to undergo the SC process in order to obtain the role.

We are looking for a Technical Manager to join our team of consultants at Experis. Working on-site at RAF Waddington with one of our clients you will be responsible for:


Role Activities:

Key Accountabilities
1. Technical system is operationally capable and ready on time
2. AOFT supporting resources are in place in accordance with agreed competency and delivery requirements
3. Engage with stakeholders, project managers and senior technical staff to ensure customer and business needs are satisfied appropriately and problems are mitigated
4. Provide system technical reports and support monthly on-site facility team performance reviews
5. Represent the AOFT alongside project manager
6. Direct and participate in engineering trouble shooting, resolving with minimal service disruption
7. Report progress and status to internal and external stakeholders
8. Understand and apply relevant regulatory, safety and company standards in the course of work
9. Acceptance of the system following technical upgrades

Key Capabilities
* Engineering or technical management experience
* Understanding of technology behind synthetic training systems and be able to rapidly assimilate DSALT specific systems knowledge
* Anticipate challenges and determine how they should be addressed
* Communicate effectively with customer, subcontractor, technical and business stakeholders
* Work independently, lead with high performance and behaviours

Essential Skills/Knowledge
* Technical leadership and negotiation
* Understand intent of training system
* Customer and subcontractor management
* Operational Process and Service Delivery
* Stakeholder and risk management

Desirable Skills/Knowledge
* Distributed synthetic training systems
* Network security
* Synthetic and simulated environments
* Systems engineering processes
* Engineering assurance
* MOD training and rehearsal

Experience & Qualifications
1. Professional Engineering Qualification (e.g. CEng / MSc / BSc) or equivalent experience
2. >5yr relevant experience

Details:

  • Location: RAF Waddington, Lincoln
  • Duration: 13 months
  • Rate: £500-£600 per day

Experis Consultancy is a Global entity with a well-established team with over 1000 consultants on assignment across 20 clients globally. Our UK operation is growing and has very aggressive plans for expansion over the coming years. We form part of the Manpower group of companies that turn over $20 billion a year collectively.

Experis UK have partnerships with major clients across the UK spanning multiple industries; our approach is a very personal one, with both our clients and our own employees. We are passionate about training, technology and career development.