Head of Information Systems Business Unit

Head of Information Systems Business Unit

Job Title: Head of Information Systems Business Unit
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bath, Somerset
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 895270_1539877931
Contact Name: Kevin Raymond
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 18, 2018 16:52

Job Description

Head of Information Systems
My client is global design and engineering consultancy providing high quality services and products, have a requirement for a Head of Information Systems, you will be a member of the company management team. You will be a member of a team supporting and providing a range of software development, intelligence systems and other services to security, defence and government clients.
You will be accountable for the overall performance and development of the information systems team.
Key Skills and Experience
A demonstrable understanding and experience of Information Systems capabilities; agile software design and delivery, digital transformation, data science, artificial intelligence, visualisation & simulation, cyber security and human factors.
*Experience of successfully managing high calibre technical staff
*Sound experience of Project Management techniques and practices
*Excellent communication skills at all levels
*Experience of managing budgets including forecasting
*Good negotiating and influencing skills
*A strategic perspective with the ability to forward plan and develop new business ideas is a must for this role

This is an opportunity to work for a leading company providing technical expertise and consultancy across the engineering spectrum and work on complex and challenging engineering projects.
Permanent Role
Salary DOE and Skills + bonus and benefits.
Key Skills - Information Systems, Agile, Artificial Intelligence, Cyber, Human Factors, Visualisation, Data Science, IT
Location: Bath, Avon, South West

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.