Digital IT Capability Programme Manager

Warton

Air

Information technology

Experienced professionals

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Job Description

Job Title: Digital IT Capability Programme Manager

Location: Warton. We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements – please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role

Salary: £64,000+ dependant on skills and experience

 

What you’ll be doing:

  • Lead the capability planning and portfolio management of the Digital IT and Infrastructure enabling programmes related to the mobilisation and sustainment of capability into the FalconWorks Line of Business within the Air Sector. The portfolio includes, for example: 
  • Delivery of IM&T enabling services for the FalconWorks Line of Business 
  • Support the Digital IT, Cyber, Data, Security and Infrastructure Facilities enablement of services into the wider Air Business through FalconWorks enablement
  • Assurance of Digital IT, Cyber, Data, Security and Infrastructure Facilities delivery to deployed BAES, Partner and customer teams across FalconWorks  
  • Continues to evolve the Air Digital Strategy for FalconWorks – building on the high level vision for Air and including road maps for enabling digital IT technologies, FalconWorks programmes and the planning and management of the budget and resources required to deliver
  • Leads and supports key growth through contracts and future bid activities to support improvement in our capabilities as a key activity to lead to successful follow on contracts and acquisitions

Your skills and experiences:

Essential:

  • Strong IT background with an understanding of enterprise architecture and strategic planning
  • Proficient in IT technologies, particularly cloud computing
  • Experience in cybersecurity and IT Standards
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Experience handling large-scale projects and budget planning
  • Capable of managing business roadmaps and supporting their development

Desirable:

  • Aerospace and defence experience is a plus
  • Project management background is advantageous

Benefits:

You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive

The Digital Tech & Data Infrastructure Service Delivery team:

Reporting to the DTD&I (Digital tech and data infrastructure service delivery unit) Business Partner for FalconWorks, this role is part of the DTD&I FalconWorks Management team. The responsibilities include leading the Digital and Infrastructure Workstreams, coordinating and delivering IBP for both DTD&I and FalconWorks, and managing Governance and Assurance Reporting, Senior Business Reporting, and operational performance reporting. The role also involves overseeing assurance review coordination, supporting Digital delivery teams to achieve FalconWorks’ business goals, and understanding and shaping the FalconWorks strategy for DTD&I. Additionally, it requires influencing and shaping the FalconWorks component of the DTD&I strategy and plans (IBP), driving operational excellence within FalconWorks, and helping DTD&I improve competitiveness and efficiency.

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals. We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

Closing Date: 30th July 2024

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.

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