Team Lead for MBSE Capability

Team Lead for MBSE Capability

Job Title: Team Lead for MBSE Capability
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £48000.00 - £58000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH16968_1619530222
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 27, 2021 14:30

Job Description

Your experience of systems engineering, understanding of Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) and background in Technical and Team Leadership, will help you to helping to define the vision and drive the direction of MBSE capability within the business. As the Team Lead for MBSE Capability, you will act as a technical lead in Model Based Systems Engineering for the department and leading the Stevenage based team.

You will have the opportunity to work for a leading multi-national Defence systems provider which boasts some of most advanced facilities in their areas of expertise. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant Engineering environment.

About the job:

Our client currently requires a Team Lead for MBSE Capability to play a critical part in assuring the provision of education, training and support to projects and individuals supporting Weapon Systems, Missile Design and Equipment (e.g. Centres of Excellence).
Primary responsibility is to provide expert advice on all aspects of MBSE and provide projects with access to such expertise. Particular emphasis is on developing MBSE best practice and supporting the business in its application, with responsibilities associated with wider company Model Based Engineering (MBE) improvement initiatives. Specific responsibilities include:
*Responsible for planning, monitoring and delivering team activities, and the professional development of the team members. The department applies Agile approaches to managing workload and output, so the successful candidate will be the Scrum Master, and will develop and facilitate the agile delivery approach across SE&DC.
*Provision of in-project consultancy style support to key projects, in particular during their start-up phase, tailored to project needs to ensure maximum project benefit is obtained from best practice use
*Assessment of current expertise relating to core Systems Engineering techniques and developing/delivering process improvement and behavioural change to teams.
*Travel internationally in order to maintain a close International working relationship with other NATCO's Systems and Software Capability teams. Specifically by leading the UK's representation at the International MBSE Workshops and RMFA/GMFA working groups. Acting as department lead for International ALM activities.

About you:
As a Team Lead for MBSE Capability your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
*Specialist in Systems Engineering with a sound understanding of state of the art model based systems engineering tools and techniques and their application in the systems engineering domain.
*Significant experience of full lifecycle issues on major projects and significant understanding of design for cost and the effect of through life cost issues.
*Ability to challenge, motivate and lead a team delivering a diverse set of services, making difficult prioritisation decisions and managing partners from across the company (UK and Group level)
*Ability to apply yourself to solve systemic problems using a variety of systems thinking approaches to deliver the best outcome for the business.
*Knowledge of IBM ALM applications would be highly advantageous.
*Knowledge of Agile and how to apply it at scale would be highly advantageous.

Team Lead for MBSE Capability
Up to £48,000 - £58,000

Keywords: MBSE, Systems Engineer, Lifecycle, V-lifecycle, Software, Requirements, DOORS, Architect, Agile, Scrum, Team lead, Manager, Process improvement, Weapons, Missile, Defence, Military, IBM ALM.

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.

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 this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, to SC level.

This is a permanent position.

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