Infrastructure Project and Solutions Manager

  • Location Bristol
  • Salary Competitive Salary & Benefits
  • Hours Full-time
  • Contract Permanent
  • R03326
  • Closing date 26th Jun 2021

Are you passionate about the defence world and advanced technology?

Would you like to develop your skills in a highly challenging environment? If so…
This is an exciting opportunity in a fast moving, unique, multi-national function developing and leading complex I.T. projects and solutions. The successful candidate will be driving forward the definition & delivery of national & multi-national activities, collaborating with our Customers and Suppliers to the mutual benefit of all. We are looking for someone to run multipole infrastructure projects at once of various sizes and reporting to various partners.

What we're looking for
  • Educated and qualified in Project management methodologies such as Prince 2, a working knowledge of ITIL would be an advantage. Able to demonstrate the ability to run multiple projects at once
  • Successfully lead a project team, from inception (Business Requirements) to completion (Hand Over To Support / Lessons learnt) and at all times keeping to schedule, quality and cost
  • You must be an effective and consistent communicator at all levels, able to manage change and its consequences to the benefit of our Business
  • Identify & the management of risks, issues, problems and their mitigations & remediation throughout the life cycle of the project
  • Being able to develop & maintain trusting and honest relationship with internal and external stakeholders
  • Have solid knowledge of current & emerging technologies and how they can be harnessed to the benefit of our business. Ideally in Microsoft technologies, Collaboration, High Performance Computing (HPC), Data Centres & storage solutions such as Netapp & EMC
  • Be able to work in National and International teams, have understanding of cultural difference and their impact on Business, solutions and projects.
Here's what’s in it for you
  • Become part of a unique, well respected team of dedicated people that have been recognized within our company for its professionalism, dedication and flexibility
  • Explore your personnel development opportunities in both technical and managerial competences
  • Build on your past experiences & learning and help MBDA develop & deliver quality solutions on schedule and on cost.
  • Help shape the future of the team, bring ideas, fresh insights and potentially new ways of working
Our Benefits Package

*Flexible working *opportunities for career progression *paid overtime (subject to level) *great bonus scheme *comprehensive pension scheme *annual salary review *fantastic working environment and site facilities *social, charitable and sporting activities.

Join a great team!
This role offers the opportunity to work both nationally & internationally, broaden your horizons by embracing the rich cultural diversity of our company
MBDA is an award winning company; committed to providing an inclusive working environment where our employees can be themselves and everyone has equal opportunity to reach their full potential. We value difference and know that a diverse community makes for greater innovation and brings a breadth of skills, experience and perspectives.

We’re here to help and want to ensure you have a positive experience throughout our recruitment process. We recognise that everyone is unique and we encourage you to speak to us should you require any advice, support or adjustments.

Why us?
MBDA is a proud member of Working Families – the UK’s work-life balance organisation. We welcome applicants who are looking for flexible working arrangements.

We understand that flexibility benefits our people, our teams and our business; wherever possible we will seek to accommodate a blended 2-3 days per week approach to on-site and remote working.

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Please Note: MBDA UK requires all employees to achieve the appropriate clearance relevant to the role

If you think you'd be perfect for this role, we'd love to hear from you‎‎‎‎‎‎‎‎‎‎‏‏‎ ‎

WHO WE ARE

MBDA is the only company capable of designing and producing missile systems to meet the current and future needs of the armed forces over land, sea and air. Through our expertise, we have become a trusted partner to the Ministry of Defence and work closely with the military to ensure that they have the capability they need, in order to protect our freedoms.

MORE THAN A JOB

We share a unique responsibility that brings purpose to everything we do.

We work with purpose, knowing that every advancement provides better, smarter and more effective defence capabilities to our home nations and their allies. Whether you are Lead Engineer or Business Support Officer, your work is vital in ensuring that our armed forces have the equipment they need, when they need it.
" At MBDA you always have to bear in mind that we are all a part of a very important process that defends our freedoms. "

Balpreet
Supportability Engineer, Customer Support and Services.

WE ARE MBDA

With over 60 years combined experience through our predecessor companies and over 10,000 employees across Europe and the USA, we are trusted suppliers of missile and missile systems to the defence sector.

We work with purpose, knowing that every advancement provides smarter and more effective equipment for the armed forces over land, sea and air.

INCLUSIVE AND DIVERSE

We value difference.

Our work has a far-reaching impact, and we all make a difference every day. Our values-led culture welcomes a diversity of skills, experience and perspectives, where everyone has the opportunity contribute, grow and succeed.

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