Shared Infrastructure Hardware Product Manager

BAE Systems
England, New Malden, Surrey
07 Nov 2018
21 Nov 2018
Jonathan Patton

Shared Infrastructure Hardware Product Manager

Would you like to play a key role in the management of the Shared Infrastructure product across multiple projects? We currently have a vacancy for a Shared Infrastructure Hardware Product Manager at our site in New Malden.

As a Shared Infrastructure Hardware Product Manager, you will be undertaking the management of a defined range of SI hardware activities, in line with all relevant processes and quality requirements; managing a team of significant size, in a complex organisation.

This role will provide the successful candidate with the opportunity to be involved in some of the most complex engineering projects in the UK, including the management of shared infrastructure hardware team who will be working on the next generation of naval platforms, Type 26 Global Combat Ships.

Your main responsibilities as a Shared Infrastructure Hardware Product Manager will involve:

Managing the Shared Infrastructure Hardware Team on a daily basis

Being responsible for reporting on activities, over-seeing tasks, looking for commonality of approach, understanding dependencies and issues

Dealing with the financial tracking and reporting of activities being undertaken by the team

Managing of team resources and forward planning. The role will require management of resources within a matrix organisation, with conflicting needs and timescales

Supporting the production of training plans and overseeing the general development of members of the team

Your skills and qualifications as a Shared Infrastructure Hardware Product Manager


Ability to operate in a large, complex multi-project environment

Managerial experience

Experience of managing and planning resource usage


Application of Earned Value Management techniques to monitor progress & evidence of having applied the results of EV to inform the management decision making process

Experience of delivering systems, working to deadlines and working in a pressurised environment

What we're looking for in you:

You will be highly self-motivated and strive for "zero defects" and "zero rework" in your own work. Alongside you will a team player with good communication skills. You will understand quality performance and actively seek improvement.

Location: New Malden

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world's leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

Maritime Naval Ships

We design and build a full range of naval ships, giving customers the capability to fulfil extensive naval operations. We also develop and integrate state of the art combat systems for the surface fleet, equipping customers with the best possible information to operate effectively in modern naval environments. We are committed to creating solutions that protect and strengthen nations, commerce, communities and people. That's work that inspires us. That's BAE Systems.

You will find we offer a wealth of career options. From offshore patrol vessels through to Type 26 Global Combat Ship and QE Class aircraft carriers, the projects you'll be involved with are exciting and challenging and will form the backbone of the Royal Navy for decades to come.

Attracting and retaining the sharpest minds is essential for a globally competitive UK naval engineering business. Our aim is to recruit the very best talent and we welcome applications from a diverse range of people, from all backgrounds, with many different skills, experience and perspectives. We offer the flexibility you need to do what's important to you, whether that's part time hours, job sharing, home working, or simply the ability to flex your start and stop times. Where practical, we'll support a working pattern that suits your lifestyle and helps you reach your full potential. Talk to us about Smart Working.

BAE Systems is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and welcome applications from candidates from all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from sections of the community which are currently under-represented at BAE Systems, including women, BAME and applicants with disabilities. Please note we will not use any personal information relating to your background at any stage of the application process.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

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