LMUKG1867 Project Engineer by 5N343H


									                                     Project Engineer

Job Reference:                            LMUKG1867
Job Title:                                Project Engineer
Location:                                 Gloucester
Programme / Functional Group:             TCP

Description of Business Environment:
The programme is a very dynamic, joint programme office information technology-focused
effort with multiple subcontractors supporting an operational, mission critical project.
Projects on the programme typically take the form of Task Orders, which cover a wide
range of budget, duration, scope, technology, and product types. All activity is undertaken
working very closely with the customer in a genuine Integrated project environment.

Specific Job Description:
The position will be full-time within the existing team developing cutting edge software and
cyber solutions for both customer and Lockheed Martin enterprises. The position requires
a sound Management and Engineering background, and a conceptual knowledge of
information and security systems. Work location is based around the
Gloucester/Cheltenham area.

Required Skills:
   Good Interpersonal skills including the ability to negotiate to fair and reasonable
   Sound communication (oral, written and presentation) skills; the ability to listen
      effectively, react appropriately to feedback and construct an effective working
   Knowledge of operating within complex SW and leading edge technology domains
      and posess the ability to rapidly gain an in-depth understanding of the customer
   Demonstrate initial management skills in respect to all aspects of personnel
   An ability to plan under pressure and is pro-active in determining mission needs and
      prioritising issues.
   Must possess the highest personal standards and integrity: must inspire trust
      across vendors and partners and subscribe to the tenets of Full Spectrum
   Project Management knowledge.
   Knowledge of ITIL, its use and application.
   Initial ability to take on project tasks and operate independently to sound
   Develop cohesive and logical schedules suitable for planning, prioritising and
       monitoring the team's workload and for establishing the schedule baseline.
      Support the management of monthly updates required to support the programme.
      Assist with development, documentation, execution, audit and improvement of the
       programme's scheduling process.
      Analyse schedule for early warning signs of impending problems, appreciate risk
       and mitigation plans.
      Participate in resource reviews.
      Possess skills to operate within a delegation rich environment, share risk and
      Self starter with career advancement attributes

Desired Skill-sets:
   Basic knowledge of System, Software and Architectural engineering skill-sets.
   Basic awareness of testing, auditing, storage and information sharing techniques.
   Appreciation of Earned Value Methodology
   Prince2 or other Project Management methodology training and or qualifications.

Standard Job Description:
Coordinates planning, organization, control, integration and completion of engineering
projects within area of assigned responsibility. Plans and formulates engineering program;
reviews product design for compliance with engineering principles, company standards,
customer contract requirements, and related specifications. Evaluates and approves
design changes, specification and drawing releases. Coordinates activities concerned
with technical developments, scheduling, and resolving engineering design and test

Typical Minimum Education & Experience:
Ideally require a Bachelors degree from an accredited college. Will also consider
individuals with equivalent experience / combined education. Considered experienced, but
still a learner.

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