Technical Project Manager

Technical Project Manager

Job Title: Technical Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 896526_1578665805
Contact Name: Bradley Baxendale
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 10, 2020 14:16

Job Description

As Technical Delivery Manager you will play a key role as part of The Cyber and Intelligence Division in Cheltenham leading and supporting our clients growing portfolio of work. This will be a full-time role with an immediate start.

This role requires live DV clearance to already be in place

Our client is involved in a range of future game-changing defence and security programmes as a leading specialist in large intelligence datasets, as a pre-eminent provider of High Altitude Long Endurance unmanned aircraft systems, or as the 'go to' provider for truly open system architectures for battlespace networks, communications, and command and control, our client has an unparalleled reputation as an innovator.

As part of your role you will be responsible for:

*Responsible for delivery of technical software projects to agreed schedules, cost and quality criteria.
*Efficiently delivering research, software development and integration projects with the ability to manage multiple work streams concurrently.
*Manage governance (milestones, finance, dependencies, risks, issues & opportunities, reporting).
*Collaborative Stakeholder management & engagement across clients, team-mates, dependencies & suppliers.
*Help establish and grow effective & collaborative teams using Northrop Grumman ways of working, backed up by the candidate's knowledge and experience.
*Responsible for leading bid teams within existing frameworks

You will have the following experience

*Proven experience in a Delivery/Project Management role, with evidence of collaborative working.
*Recent experience supporting IT/Software/Cyber projects in Government or similar organisations.
*An understanding of available and emerging Cyber technologies relevant to government.
*Capable of dealing with conflicting priorities between different specialist groups.
*Skills in influencing and negotiation methods and techniques.
*An adaptive style in being able to communicate technical ideas in simple terms to multiple stakeholders
*Experience of UK Government civil and/or MOD working practices, including PRINCE2, Agile Project Management (APM) and Managing Successful Programmes (MSP).
*Experience of leading bids within commercial frameworks.
*Experience in any of the following: Agile development, Application Development, Secure mobility and Secure Enterprise IT, Cloud, Cyber Defense, Integration and/or test, other Cyber technology and Cyber Operations areas.
*Knowledge of various programming languages (C, C++, C#, Python, Java).

Title: Technical Delivery Manager
Pay Rate and Bens: Attractive
Location: Cheltenham
Key Skills Cyber Security, Project management, Cyber, Intelligence, DV, Security cleared, IT, Software, Government, Governance, National Security, Defence, C, C++, Phyton, Java,

If you are a good match, then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation.

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.

This is a permanent role requiring live DV clearance

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