Project Manager

The Applied Intelligence division of BAE Systems delivers solutions which protect and enhance the connected world. Everything we do creates a safer future.

We want to solve problems for our customers and by bringing together great minds, we can work together to make the world a safer place.

Job Summary

This is an exciting opportunity to join our growing Delivery practice as a Project Manager. You will be working with multiple stakeholders to manage solutions from design through to implementation to address identified business needs.

The projects that we deliver vary wildly in scope and could be with our commercial or government partners. We bring together great minds who meet the challenges of operating in the intelligence age. We are all about solving problems for our customers. We face complex challenges on a daily basis but have a shared vision to protect the connected world, and are encouraged to find solutions that make a difference.

Key Responsibilities

  • Acting as a key delivery interface to a major Transport operator across an expanding set of Portfolios, leading project delivery and associated customer meetings

  • Responsible for definition, documentation and completion of complex projects

  • Manages client satisfaction and shows strong understanding of business needs

  • Manages key commercial and technical risks

  • Provides risk management and assurance leadership, governance and control

  • Monitors and controls resources, revenue and cost and against approved budget

  • Acts as a primary point of contact for senior clients and subcontractors

  • Day to day responsibility for services and solutions provided

  • Ensure compliance with client processes, governance and roadmaps

  • Manages interaction on sensitive topics to facilitate desired outcomes

Mandatory Skills and Experience Required

  • Good project management experience including complex solutions

  • Ability to work with very senior clients to manage delivery and expectations

  • Experience or training in key project methodologies, processes and tools

  • Planning and control techniques

  • Negotiation and stakeholder management

  • Change management and benefits management

  • Contract and subcontract management

Other Desirable Skills and Experience

  • Experience of the UK Transport sector

  • Excellent communication skills: can interact with all levels within an organisation



Security Clearance is required for this vacancy. If you are not currently Security Cleared, you will need to be eligible for this and willing to go through the process. For more guidance on National Security Vetting please click here.

About BAE Systems Applied Intelligence:

We help nations, governments and businesses around the world defend themselves against cyber crime, 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.

Our success is down to our people. The changing nature of our business means that we're constantly looking for the brightest talent to help us fulfil our ambitions. As an experienced professional, we'll entrust you with responsibility; this means that you'll have client contact, variety and support from day one.

We'll encourage and support you to develop your skills and reward you as you grow. Whatever your area of expertise, you'll be much more than just a job title; you'll be an integral part of the business where your individual contribution makes a difference every day. Great minds deserve great rewards, so we also offer a very competitive salary and benefits package.

Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE Systems Applied Intelligence. Staying competitive in today's global marketplace requires 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.

Division Overview: UK Services

UK Services delivers IT Services and Consultancy to Applied Intelligence clients based primarily in the UK. We divide our clients into 3 market segments; National Security, Government and Enterprise Services. We differentiate ourselves through recognised expertise in Data, Security, Digital Media and Business Solutions.

Help us secure a connected world by being an unseen hero. Apply now and be inspired.
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