Technical Consultant - Defence Digital

Technical Consultant - Defence Digital

  • Aerospace, Defence, Security, Technology

  • Cloud, Internet of Things, Cyber Security, Big Data and Digital service design

  • £40,000 - £80,000 + excellent benefits

  • Remote, Bristol, Cheltenham, London, Birmingham, Portsmouth

A world recognised global, multidisciplinary consultancy business which provide consultancy services to the Aerospace, Defence, Security and Technology markets

With a 50:50 split between business and technology, you will translate visions, goals, objectives and high-level requirements into clearly defined and actionable packages of work of design and development.

The Ideal candidate will be an effective communicator with strong people skills, able to quickly build credibility and robust working relationships with both internal and external stakeholders at all levels.

While you may have a particular leaning towards one or more of the following disciplines you will be a generalist with a good appreciation of the other disciplines and you will have an innate ability to quickly identify, learn, adapt and apply techniques to respond to clients' specific needs:

Strategy - Helping clients formulate their vision and working with them to develop, communicate and deliver a roadmap to realise it.

Enterprise Systems Engineering - Using Systems Thinking and Systems Engineering methods for enterprise level problem solving and design.

Enterprise Architecture - Creating, communicating and continually improving a framework within which clients can realise their business strategy. Providing architectural assurance and support through transformation.

Business Analysis - Enabling change by understanding existing business norms, identifying and capturing needs and recommending technical solutions that deliver value to clients and their key stakeholders.

Technical Project Management - Applying programmatical techniques to shape, plan and successfully deliver complex projects. With emphasis upon the effective and efficient design, delivery and operation of Enterprise

Business Services - across the development lifecycle. You will drive customer strategy through a mixture of traditional and contemporary Cloud / Digital technologies, usually within complex multi-vendor ecosystems.

Skills Required - Technical Consultant

  • An Information and Technology background with relevant experience in a technical and/or consulting environment

  • An understanding of the complete service lifecycle including concept through to sourcing, design, build, test, deployment and disposal management

  • Demonstrable experience in requirements definition and management, calling out options, considerations and priorities which require a business decision

  • A strong interest and appreciation of technology trends and government IT strategy such as, Cloud, Internet of Things, Cyber Security, Big Data and Digital service design and delivery

  • Experience of working with and collaborating across technical and project work streams to drive results

  • Experience of identifying, developing and transitioning knowledge to up-skill internal teams

  • Good general consulting skills (structured thinking, effective report writing and presentations, and strong stakeholder engagement)

  • A good degree in a science, computing or engineering subject, or equivalent experience

  • Personable team player, able to work under guidance and own initiative, adding expertise and value to project deliverables

  • Excellent stakeholder management with focus on nurturing & developing strong relationships.

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