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Cyber Security Specialist

  • Dorset
  • Contract
  • Up to £73.77 per hour

Would you like to play a key role in developing secure solutions and assuring Cyber Security for one of the UK's leading defence prime systems integrators? We currently have a vacancy for a Cyber Security Specialist at our site in Christchurch. As a Cyber Security Specialist, reporting into the Engineering Lead, you will be joining our highly dedicated Cyber Security team working on a variety of prestigious and long-term projects for the MOD and other customers.

Cyber Security Specialist

Would you like to play a key role in developing secure solutions and assuring Cyber Security for one of the UK’s leading defence prime systems integrators? We currently have a vacancy for a Cyber Security Specialist at our site in Christchurch, Dorset (flexible working arrangements will also be considered for this role). Christchurch itself is a picturesque location, with a choice of award-winning beaches, coastal nature reserves and heritage attractions nearby.

As a Cyber Security Specialist, reporting into the Engineering Lead, you will be joining our highly dedicated Cyber Security team working on a variety of prestigious and long-term projects for the MOD and other customers, including deployed networks such as the Falcon communications system. You will be working with a range of internal and customer stakeholders to help them understand security risks throughout the entire project lifecycle and then working with security and technical professionals to design and implement cyber security controls and drive effective risk management.

This role will provide you with the chance to work on a wide variety of projects gaining and developing a deeper understanding of security risks and mitigations.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be required to perform tasks suitable to the internal level of this role. The role will contain, but will not be limited to, the following:

– Working closely with security stakeholders from both the business and the customer communities throughout the whole project lifecycle and at all classifications, in particular with the SAC and Accreditor to achieve and maintain system accreditation

– Providing cyber security advice and guidance to systems and software engineers, including at a detailed technical level. You should be able to provide detailed guidance on, for example, operating system lockdowns and data-in-transit protection

– Providing cyber security advice and guidance to managers and solution architects to identify and propose architectures, develop secure designs and identify and implement security controls which provide proportionate risk reduction

– Performing security risk assessments using recognised methodologies to identify and prioritise cyber security and cyber resilience risks and identifying approriate controls and mitigations to manage those risks.

– Interpreting security guidance from external sources such as JSP440/604, NCSC and NIST.

– Achieving and maintaining security accreditation or security assurance as required, including assessing the impact to security of all proposed changes.

– Producing security documentation such as RMADS and SyOPs.

– Scoping and managing testing by external penetration test companies and ensuring remediation activity is performed to completion.

– Supporting security within the supply chain, including meeting the requirements of the Defence Cyber Protection Partnership plus our own company initiatives.

What we are Looking for

Essential:

– Systems or software engineering background, able to interact at a technical level with systems, software and hardware engineers

– Demonstrable experience of identifying cyber security risks using a recognised methodology and the commensurate controls and mitigations required to manage those risks.

– Ability to articulate security advice directly to key stakeholders within both the business and the customer community

– Experience of cyber security engineering delivery and accreditation, preferably within the Defence domain.

– Degree qualified in Information/Cyber Security, IT, Engineering, Mathematics, or Science, or alternatively equivalent qualifications and/or experience.

Desirable:

– Experience in secure communications, secure networking and the appropriate use of cryptography

– Knowledge and experience in HMG IAS1&2 or similar security risk assessment methodology, JSP440/JSP604/JSP490, NCSC guidance, NIST, ISO 27001 and industry-standard security frameworks.

– CCP, CISSP, CISM or similar, GCHQ Certified Degree, ex-CLAS.

You will have excellent communication skills both written and verbal to communicate effective with both team members and the stakeholder community. You will also have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills that can be applied to a range of different situations.

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


Cyber Security Specialist

  • Dorset
  • Contract
  • £66.08 - £71.08 per hour

Cyber Security Specialist Role Summary We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Dorset as a Cyber Security Specialist. The role will be an initial 12 month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to play a key role in developing secure solutions and assuring Cyber Security for one of the UK's leading defence companies.

Cyber Security Specialist

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Dorset as a Cyber Security Specialist.

The role will be an initial 12 month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to play a key role in developing secure solutions and assuring Cyber Security for one of the UK’s leading defence companies.

Key Responsibilities

  • Working closely with security stakeholders from both the business and the customer communities throughout the whole project lifecycle and at all classifications, in particular with the SAC and Accreditor to achieve and maintain system accreditation
  • Providing cyber security advice and guidance to systems and software engineers, including at a detailed technical level. You should be able to provide detailed guidance on, for example, operating system lockdowns and data-in-transit protection
  • Providing cyber security advice and guidance to managers and solution architects to identify and propose architectures, develop secure designs and identify and implement security controls which provide proportionate risk reduction
  • Performing security risk assessments using recognised methodologies to identify and prioritise cyber security and cyber resilience risks and identifying approriate controls and mitigations to manage those risks.
  • Interpreting security guidance from external sources such as JSP440/604, NCSC and NIST.
  • Achieving and maintaining security accreditation or security assurance as required, including assessing the impact to security of all proposed changes.
  • Producing security documentation such as RMADS and SyOPs.
  • Scoping and managing testing by external penetration test companies and ensuring remediation activity is performed to completion.
  • Supporting security within the supply chain, including meeting the requirements of the Defence Cyber Protection Partnership plus our own company initiatives.

Key skills & qualifications

Essential

  • Systems or software engineering background, able to interact at a technical level with systems, software and hardware engineers
  • Demonstrable experience of identifying cyber security risks using a recognised methodology and the commensurate controls and mitigations required to manage those risks.
  • Ability to articulate security advice directly to key stakeholders within both the business and the customer community
  • Experience of cyber security engineering delivery and accreditation, preferably within the Defence domain.
  • Degree qualified in Information/Cyber Security, IT, Engineering, Mathematics, or Science, or alternatively equivalent qualifications and/or experience.

Desirable

  • Experience in secure communications, secure networking and the appropriate use of cryptography
  • Knowledge and experience in HMG IAS1&2 or similar security risk assessment methodology, JSP440/JSP604/JSP490, NCSC guidance, NIST, ISO 27001 and industry-standard security frameworks.
  • CCP, CISSP, CISM or similar, GCHQ Certified Degree, ex-CLAS.

What we’re looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

Location: Dorset

Rate: £71.08 per hour (inside IR35)

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


Principal Engineer – Product Security (PSec Analyst)

  • Surrey
  • Contract
  • £61.00 - £66.00 per hour

Principal Engineer - Product Security (PSec Analyst) Role Summary We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Frimley as a Principal Engineer - Product Security (PSec Analyst). The role will be an initial 12 month contract and will provide you with focal point for security and information risk matters and will be able to apply their deep level of subject matter expertise and experience to ensure that submarine systems and products are delivered and can be managed.

Principal Engineer – Product Security (PSec Analyst)

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Frimley as a Principal Engineer – Product Security (PSec Analyst).

The role will be an initial 12 month contract and will provide you with focal point for security and information risk matters and will be able to apply their deep level of subject matter expertise and experience to ensure that submarine systems and products are delivered and can be managed.

Key Responsibilities

  • They will be able to support the appropriate Delegated Technical Authority (dTA) and/or Design Authority (DA) to ensure the delivered solutions meet the specified contractual and regulatory requirements and can be operated securely, correctly and safely.
  • They will provide subject matter expertise and advice to other functional and capability areas to support overall project delivery and performance.
  • The PSA consultant engineer will have a good understanding of the applicable regulations, standards, policies and guidance on information risk management, to be able to identify, analyse and evaluate information risks.
  • They will be able to speak knowledgably and credibly with customer, user and internal stakeholders to explain the causes of information risks, their likelihood and potential operational and business impacts.
  • They will be able to document and present risk management options to the business and participate in discussions on options.

The PSA principal engineer will have a working knowledge of the cyber security and information assurance marketplace, including products, suppliers and key threats, and will also have an understanding of the direction of potential future technologies.

Key skills & qualifications

  • Knowledge of Product Security activities in the defence, maritime or closely linked domain and have a comprehensive understanding of how potential threats will be managed and the potential impact on the platform and systems
  • Knowledge of the complete engineering lifecycle with some experience of operating in a number of phases.
  • Have a strong awareness of Product Safety and SHE.
  • Good communication skills and be able to interact with stakeholders
  • Provides technical leadership, coaches and mentors others. May lead a team of engineers

What we’re looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

Computer or DSE Work, Drug & Alcohol Test, Working from Home During Covid, Prolonged Sitting

Location: Frimley

Rate: £66.00 per hour (INSIDE IR35)

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


Principal Engineer – Product Security (PSec Analyst)

  • Surrey
  • Contract
  • £61.00 - £66.00 per hour

Principal Engineer - Product Security (PSec Analyst) Role Summary We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Frimley as a Principal Engineer - Product Security (PSec Analyst). The role will be an initial 12 month contract and will provide you with focal point for security and information risk matters and will be able to apply their deep level of subject matter expertise and experience to ensure that submarine systems and products are delivered and can be managed.

Principal Engineer – Product Security (PSec Analyst)

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Frimley as a Principal Engineer – Product Security (PSec Analyst).

The role will be an initial 12 month contract and will provide you with focal point for security and information risk matters and will be able to apply their deep level of subject matter expertise and experience to ensure that submarine systems and products are delivered and can be managed.

Key Responsibilities

  • They will be able to support the appropriate Delegated Technical Authority (dTA) and/or Design Authority (DA) to ensure the delivered solutions meet the specified contractual and regulatory requirements and can be operated securely, correctly and safely.
  • They will provide subject matter expertise and advice to other functional and capability areas to support overall project delivery and performance.
  • The PSA consultant engineer will have a good understanding of the applicable regulations, standards, policies and guidance on information risk management, to be able to identify, analyse and evaluate information risks.
  • They will be able to speak knowledgably and credibly with customer, user and internal stakeholders to explain the causes of information risks, their likelihood and potential operational and business impacts.
  • They will be able to document and present risk management options to the business and participate in discussions on options.

The PSA principal engineer will have a working knowledge of the cyber security and information assurance marketplace, including products, suppliers and key threats, and will also have an understanding of the direction of potential future technologies.

Key skills & qualifications

  • Knowledge of Product Security activities in the defence, maritime or closely linked domain and have a comprehensive understanding of how potential threats will be managed and the potential impact on the platform and systems
  • Knowledge of the complete engineering lifecycle with some experience of operating in a number of phases.
  • Have a strong awareness of Product Safety and SHE.
  • Good communication skills and be able to interact with stakeholders
  • Provides technical leadership, coaches and mentors others. May lead a team of engineers

What we’re looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

Computer or DSE Work, Drug & Alcohol Test, Working from Home During Covid, Prolonged Sitting

Location: Frimley

Rate: £66.00 per hour (INSIDE IR35)

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


Principal Engineer – Product Security (PSec Analyst)

  • Surrey
  • Contract
  • £61.00 - £66.00 per hour

Principal Engineer - Product Security (PSec Analyst) Role Summary We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Frimley as a Principal Engineer - Product Security (PSec Analyst). The role will be an initial 12 month contract and will provide you with focal point for security and information risk matters and will be able to apply their deep level of subject matter expertise and experience to ensure that submarine systems and products are delivered and can be managed.

Principal Engineer – Product Security (PSec Analyst)

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Frimley as a Principal Engineer – Product Security (PSec Analyst).

The role will be an initial 12 month contract and will provide you with focal point for security and information risk matters and will be able to apply their deep level of subject matter expertise and experience to ensure that submarine systems and products are delivered and can be managed.

Key Responsibilities

  • They will be able to support the appropriate Delegated Technical Authority (dTA) and/or Design Authority (DA) to ensure the delivered solutions meet the specified contractual and regulatory requirements and can be operated securely, correctly and safely.
  • They will provide subject matter expertise and advice to other functional and capability areas to support overall project delivery and performance.
  • The PSA consultant engineer will have a good understanding of the applicable regulations, standards, policies and guidance on information risk management, to be able to identify, analyse and evaluate information risks.
  • They will be able to speak knowledgably and credibly with customer, user and internal stakeholders to explain the causes of information risks, their likelihood and potential operational and business impacts.
  • They will be able to document and present risk management options to the business and participate in discussions on options.

The PSA principal engineer will have a working knowledge of the cyber security and information assurance marketplace, including products, suppliers and key threats, and will also have an understanding of the direction of potential future technologies.

Key skills & qualifications

  • Knowledge of Product Security activities in the defence, maritime or closely linked domain and have a comprehensive understanding of how potential threats will be managed and the potential impact on the platform and systems
  • Knowledge of the complete engineering lifecycle with some experience of operating in a number of phases.
  • Have a strong awareness of Product Safety and SHE.
  • Good communication skills and be able to interact with stakeholders
  • Provides technical leadership, coaches and mentors others. May lead a team of engineers

What we’re looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

Computer or DSE Work, Drug & Alcohol Test, Working from Home During Covid, Prolonged Sitting

Location: Frimley

Rate: £66.00 per hour (INSIDE IR35)

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


Principal Engineer – Product Security (PSec Analyst)

  • Surrey
  • Contract
  • £61.00 - £66.00 per hour

Principal Engineer - Product Security (PSec Analyst) Role Summary We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Frimley as a Principal Engineer - Product Security (PSec Analyst). The role will be an initial 12 month contract and will provide you with focal point for security and information risk matters and will be able to apply their deep level of subject matter expertise and experience to ensure that submarine systems and products are delivered and can be managed.

Principal Engineer – Product Security (PSec Analyst)

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Frimley as a Principal Engineer – Product Security (PSec Analyst).

The role will be an initial 12 month contract and will provide you with focal point for security and information risk matters and will be able to apply their deep level of subject matter expertise and experience to ensure that submarine systems and products are delivered and can be managed.

Key Responsibilities

  • They will be able to support the appropriate Delegated Technical Authority (dTA) and/or Design Authority (DA) to ensure the delivered solutions meet the specified contractual and regulatory requirements and can be operated securely, correctly and safely.
  • They will provide subject matter expertise and advice to other functional and capability areas to support overall project delivery and performance.
  • The PSA consultant engineer will have a good understanding of the applicable regulations, standards, policies and guidance on information risk management, to be able to identify, analyse and evaluate information risks.
  • They will be able to speak knowledgably and credibly with customer, user and internal stakeholders to explain the causes of information risks, their likelihood and potential operational and business impacts.
  • They will be able to document and present risk management options to the business and participate in discussions on options.

The PSA principal engineer will have a working knowledge of the cyber security and information assurance marketplace, including products, suppliers and key threats, and will also have an understanding of the direction of potential future technologies.

Key skills & qualifications

  • Knowledge of Product Security activities in the defence, maritime or closely linked domain and have a comprehensive understanding of how potential threats will be managed and the potential impact on the platform and systems
  • Knowledge of the complete engineering lifecycle with some experience of operating in a number of phases.
  • Have a strong awareness of Product Safety and SHE.
  • Good communication skills and be able to interact with stakeholders
  • Provides technical leadership, coaches and mentors others. May lead a team of engineers

What we’re looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

Computer or DSE Work, Drug & Alcohol Test, Working from Home During Covid, Prolonged Sitting

Location: Frimley

Rate: £66.00 per hour (INSIDE IR35)

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


Security Assurance Manager

  • Hampshire
  • Contract
  • £44.00 - £48.00 per hour

Information Security Assurance Manager Role Summary We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Portsmouth as a Information Security Assurance Manager. The role will be an initial 7 month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to work across all branches of security functions and external supplier site locations, supporting the delivery and application of security in support of Programme delivery.

Information Security Assurance Manager

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Portsmouth as a Information Security Assurance Manager.

The role will be an initial 7 month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to work across all branches of security functions and external supplier site locations, supporting the delivery and application of security in support of Programme delivery.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensuring demonstrable compliance with the requirements of the Defence Cyber Protection Partnership and generating Security Aspects Letters in line with HMG Policy
  • Overseeing security tasks and coordinating information security supplier assurance team services and audit based on relevant policies, standards, procedures and best practices of the assigned work stream(s).
  • Ensuring demonstrable compliance with defence industry contractual security requirements, not limited to; the Defence Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS), NATO and OCCAR
  • Managing security incidents in conjunction with Information Security team, including the investigation of incidents and remedial action
  • Influence the security culture by raising security awareness amongst employees, management and suppliers, modelling behaviours that demonstrate BAE Systems values.
  • Generate a business network appropriate to specific role requirements and maintaining positive relationships to ensure information security is at the forefront of business decisions
  • Creating a positive security culture through the design and delivery of information security training and awareness across the Maritime Services business in accordance with the information security programme
  • Authoritative communication of security assurance aspects as appropriate to programmes, partners and suppliers and engender continuous improvement to embed an effective security culture
  • Conduct and review security assessments and define operational requirements for the assigned work stream to protect critical information assets.
  • Lead information security risk assessments and track remedial activities through to resolution to improve information security performance
  • The Analysis of Information Security Requirements and the assessment of compliance with these requirements, developing action plans to address identified non-compliances
  • Providing security guidance on new supplier and evaluations for the supply base, including guidance on classification of both BAE Systems proprietary and government security classified information.
  • Authoritative communication of security aspects and effective management of the information security supplier assurance team as appropriate to support programmes, partners and suppliers and engender continuous improvement to embed an effective security culture.
  • Proactive engagement with commercial and bid teams to ensure appropriate security planning is managed to reflect regulatory, contractual and policy requirements for supplier downs.

Key skills & qualifications

  • Relevant degree or demonstable experience in Security or Supply Chain related subject.
  • Industry recognized Information Security, Supply Chain or audit Qualification is highly desirable.
  • Two years experience in a similar role.
  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience of Information Security principles and processes (ISO27001/2, NIST)
  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience of Supply Chain principles and processes.
  • Working towards Information Security or Supply Chain qualification e.g. MSc, CISM, CISSP, CIPS is highy desirable.
  • Demonstrate good oral and written communication skills; able to communicate effectively.
  • Experience within UK Defence industry and associated security frameworks is highly desirable
  • Knowledge and understanding of UK Government Security Classifications

What we’re looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

Location: Portsmouth

Rate: £48.70 per hour – INSIDE OF IR35

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.


Product Security Engineer

  • Hampshire
  • Permanent
  • £57.00 - £61.00 per hour

Job Description Purpose of role: To ensure Information Assurance and Security across multiple programmes across the Maritime Sector. This will include, liaising with projects, system accreditors, producing IA documentation such as RMADS, providing advice and guidance to shape the technical solution and ensuring projects have common security processes in place.

This role is CONFIRMED to be inside IR35

Responsibilities:

  • Major Tasks and Activities:
  1. Manage the Accreditation of a number of Maritime programmes at varying points in the lifecycle.
    1. Liaise with the system accreditor(s) to manage expectations and ensure that IA requirements are met and risk is reduced to acceptable level.
    2. Determine the IA Strategy for each project including how requirements will be flowed down to suppliers
    3. Influence and shape the technical design for each product to build security into the design from the beginning.
    4. Ensure project security is in place including arrangement between suppliers and partners and for reference rigs.
    5. Support functional IA activities.

Key Outputs/Deliverables: Business Unit

    • Producing and collecting Accreditation Documentation
    • Inputting sections of the Bid Proposal Document
    • Contribution to the wider IA Special Interest Group

The Individual:

Key Technical Skills

  • Solid engineering experience and background
  • Flexible to new challenges and skills
  • Attention to detail and able to identify priority areas of focus.

Company/Industry Knowledge:

  • Experience of or working in information assurance (particularly if working with UK/NATO/International standards) would be an advantage.
  • Experience of working within a large engineering programme would be an advantage.

Qualifications:

  • CCP qualifications or experience of competencies of practitioner level in ‘Security & Information Risk Advisor’ and/or Senior IA Architect role would be an advantage.
  • Must have completed an IAS1&2 Training Course

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Product Security Engineer

  • Hampshire
  • Permanent
  • £57.00 - £61.00 per hour

Job Description Purpose of role: To ensure Information Assurance and Security across multiple programmes across the Maritime Sector. This will include, liaising with projects, system accreditors, producing IA documentation such as RMADS, providing advice and guidance to shape the technical solution and ensuring projects have common security processes in place.

Responsibilities:

  • Major Tasks and Activities:
  1. Manage the Accreditation of a number of Maritime programmes at varying points in the lifecycle.
    1. Liaise with the system accreditor(s) to manage expectations and ensure that IA requirements are met and risk is reduced to acceptable level.
    2. Determine the IA Strategy for each project including how requirements will be flowed down to suppliers
    3. Influence and shape the technical design for each product to build security into the design from the beginning.
    4. Ensure project security is in place including arrangement between suppliers and partners and for reference rigs.
    5. Support functional IA activities.

Key Outputs/Deliverables: Business Unit

    • Producing and collecting Accreditation Documentation
    • Inputting sections of the Bid Proposal Document
    • Contribution to the wider IA Special Interest Group

For more information on both contract and permanent roles via aap3, industry news and updates, check out our brand new website, follow our aap3 Recruitment page on Linkedin and follow us on twitter @aap3recruitment


Senior Project Planner

  • Glasgow
  • Contract
  • £35.00 - £40.00 per hour

Senior Project Planner Role Summary We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Scotstoun as a Senior Project Planner. The role will be an initial 6 month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to be responsible for the development and definition of Level 1 or Level 2 schedules from Statement Of Work (SOW) / Project Control Account (CA) requirements aligning to the naval Ships.

Senior Project Planner

Role Summary

We have an exciting new contract opportunity based in Scotstoun as a Senior Project Planner.

The role will be an initial 6 month contract and will provide you with the opportunity to be responsible for the development and definition of Level 1 or Level 2 schedules from Statement Of Work (SOW) / Project Control Account (CA) requirements aligning to the naval Ships.

Key Responsibilities

  • Translation of the ship design into Level 1/Level 2 schedules, logic, resourcing & budget
  • Responsible for delivery of an enabled network schedule in line with the Integrated Master Schedule, declared cardinal dates and Quarterly look-ahead aspirations
  • Responsible for the allocation of task budgets & alignment of workscope budgets with Project/CAM (Control Account Manager) targets
  • Accountable for maintaining quality standards within Plans and compliance to governance measures
  • Provide key support and guidance to the CAM and IPT Managers through regular engagement and a visible presence “on the Floor” as the project moves through all phases, Engineering, Supply Chain, Build, Commissioning and Acceptance
  • Be informed and able to validate, advise & challenge progress & completion forecasts, identifying schedule risk and required enablers
  • Maintain a focus on the customer needs coupled with a desire to remove non value added activities and establish best practice
  • Verify that functional outputs comply with business quality standards
  • Represent Lead Planner on certain occasions i.e. annual leave, delegated authority at meetings
  • Mentor and educate newer planners and apprentices in Planning and Shipbuilding practices to ensure their output meets functional/business quality standards

Key skills & qualifications

  • Comprehensive understanding of Planning Tools, key operating principles and other Integrated Business Systems (IBS)
  • Strong understanding of network techniques and scheduling principles
  • Proficient knowledge of Planning structures and principles (Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), Product Breakdown Strucutre (PBS) etc.)
  • The job holder demonstrates advanced IT skills and is proficient in the use of appropriate packages. (Primavera, Microsoft Office, etc)
  • 5-10 years Planning experience desired or demonstrated skills
  • Detailed knowledge of the business phases of engineering, supply chain, Build, Commissioning and Acceptance
  • Understanding of Ship build manufacture processes across the build cycle and delivery requirements of Engineering & Supply Chain to support
  • Understanding of Engineering, Supply Chain & Operations requirements & processes to ensure delivery of incoming/outgoing data is appropriate and to standard
  • Understanding of cross-functional process interfaces and impact on functional delivery & quality
  • Understanding and compliance with Company HR,SHE, & Quality policies and processes

What we’re looking for in you

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Well-developed analytical/ problem solving/ decision making skills.

Strong organisational skills who is adaptable in a fast-paced environment.

Stakeholder management skills.

Location: Scotstoun

Rate: 39.88 per hour (INSIDE OF IR35)

AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.