Verification and Validation Manager (Space)

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BAE Systems Applied Intelligence

Role Profile

The Defence and Space Business Unit in BAE Systems Applied Intelligence delivers mission focused solutions in cyber & electronic warfare, digital transformation and special communications to clients across Land, Sea, Air, Space and Cyber.

We are looking for a Verification and Validation (V&V) Manager to support the growth of our Space business and support our client’s ambitions to deliver new Space capabilities for the United Kingdom.

Calling upon a track record in the space domain and management of verification and validation activities for one or more space missions, the role involves ownership of verification and validation for space products enabling an evidence based approach to qualification.

This role will be Hybrid. The location of work is anticipated to be half time working from AI offices and/or client site (both in the South of England) with the balance working from home.

Responsibilities

  • Definition of test strategy, approach, process and tooling, enabling an evidence based approach to qualification with traceability of requirements/specifications
  • Development of test, trials and qualification plans traced to requirements
  • Break down large test campaigns into scheduled activities
  • Oversight of verification and validation activities
  • Work closely with in-house and third party teams in order to ensure effective reduction of risk through verification and validation activities
  • Provide review and feedback of supplier contracts, deliverables, gate reviews, acceptance events

Technical Competencies / Subject Matter Expertise

  • Experience
    • Familiarity with ESA ECSS or other relevant industry/MOD/Space Agency standards for systems engineering and verification/validation
    • 10 or more years’ experience of space systems engineering and verification/validation
    • Working with multi-disciplinary teams and contractors
    • Skills
      • Broad engineering background covering multiple satellite subsystems
      • Requirement engineering practices and techniques
      • V&V engineering practices and techniques
      • Confident communicator; ability to work with a broad range of stakeholders within client and industry

      Additional Personal Competencies

      This role will require you to have or be willing to go through Security Clearance.

      Company Overview

      BAE Systems Applied Intelligence helps nations, governments and businesses around the world defend themselves against cybercrime, reduce their risk in the connected world, comply with regulation, and transform their operations.

      We do this using our unique set of solutions, systems, experience and processes – often collecting and analysing huge volumes of data. These, combined with our Cyber Special forces – some of the most skilled people in the world – enable us to defend against cyber-attacks, fraud and financial crime, enable intelligence-led policing and solve complex data problems.

      We are obsessed about solving problems for our customers; we bring together great minds that face tough challenges on a daily basis, and are encouraged to make a difference.

      Division Overview: Capabilities

      At BAE Systems Applied Intelligence, we pride ourselves in being a leader in the cyber defence industry, and Capabilities is the engine that keeps the business moving forward. It is the largest area of Applied Intelligence, containing our Engineering, Consulting and Project Management teams that design and implement the defence solutions and digital transformation projects that make us a globally recognised brand in both the public and private sector.

      As a member of the Capabilities team, you will be creating and managing the solutions that earn us our place in an ever changing digital world. We all have a role to play in defending our clients, and this is yours.

      Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. We are proud to have an organisational culture where employees with varying perspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds – the best and brightest minds – can work together to achieve excellence and realise individual and organisational potential. We also welcome discussions about flexible working.

      About BAE Systems Applied Intelligence

      We use our intelligence-led insights to help defend Governments, Nations and Societies from cyber-attacks and financial crime. Our customers depend on our evolving capabilities to help them safely grow their organisations. Our unprecedented access to threat intelligence, world-leading analysts and market-leading technology means we can help them to adapt, evolve and stay ahead of the criminals.

      Division overview: Capabilities

      At BAE Systems Applied Intelligence, we pride ourselves in being a leader in the cyber defence industry, and Capabilities is the engine that keeps the business moving forward. It is the largest area of Applied Intelligence, containing our Engineering, Consulting and Project Management teams that design and implement the defence solutions and digital transformation projects that make us a globally recognised brand in both the public and private sector.

      As a member of the Capabilities team, you will be creating and managing the solutions that earn us our place in an ever changing digital world. We all have a role to play in defending our clients, and this is yours.

      Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. We are proud to have an organisational culture where employees with varying perspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds – the best and brightest minds – can work together to achieve excellence and realise individual and organisational potential. We also welcome discussions about flexible working.

To apply for this job please visit www.cybersecurityjobsite.com.

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