Important: All applicants must be able to obtain Security Clearance *minimum 5 years UK residency*
Working: Possible Flexible and some remote working potentials.
The company have a number of awards, most recently been named as an Award winner (Gold Award) in MoD Defence Employer Recognition Scheme!
"Great company with wide and varied opportunities, lots of interesting projects and very talented people to learn from and grow from" Dec 2021 *Glassdoor review
"Dynamic, Agile company with good career opportunities" July 2021 *Glassdoor review
The Systems Manager (Test) will be joining a successful company, working across the largest project within in their business area.
As the Systems Manager (Test) you will lead the System Test and Qualification team to ensure verification and validation of the company's customers and stakeholders requirements, within the UK Operational Business Unit. You will lead the development of the Systems Test department including line management and technical expertise.
The Systems Test function provides expertise to all projects through the bid and full development life-cycle, focusing on the right-hand side of the V Model. It ensures that both project and statutory requirements are met and works to improve the effectiveness of the systems design function within the company. It is responsible for conducting Systems Test activities to ensure designs and products meet customer requirements.
As the Systems Manager (Test) you will lead a team of ~10 Systems Test Engineers, including specialists of Environmental Test, Automated Testing and System level testing. Providing line and resource management of the Systems Test Team within the UK Operational Business Unit, which delivers multiple concurrent research, development and production programmes ranging from tens of £k to several £m.
The role is open to a experienced Systems Engineering Manager / OR Systems Technical Lead, with experience across the full systems lifecyle, although a strong appreciation and understanding of Systems Test is essential.
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