Project Manager – Satellite Design & Missions £55-65,000/year

Recruiter
BLUESTREAM RECRUITMENT LTD
Location
Didcot
Posted
12 Oct 2018
Closes
14 Nov 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A truly exceptional opportunity for experienced Project Manager to join an exciting and rapidly expanding satellite company at Harwell, working on a range of missions, and upcoming projects with large constellation providers. As Project Manager you will be responsible for: The design of a satellite on a complex engineering mission consisting of a range of project staff. Over time coordinating the development of satellite missions, mission concept studies, technical projects or non-technical projects as required. Delivering a project and associated deliverables, trading off quality, cost, schedule, and risk. Working with business staff to liaise with customers and understanding their needs. Periodic reporting to senior company staff and executive management where necessary. To be considered for the Project Manager role you will need to have: Several years’ experience in project management actively applied to real satellite missions. An understanding of the project and systems engineering lifecycle from requirements definition through to verification, including experience of leading or planning for project gates in satellite engineering e.g. SRR, PDR, CDR, TRR, FRR etc. A broad experience of managing systems engineers and their role through mission and systems architecture and CONOPS definition. Experience in the development of project documentation with systems engineers as needed: requirements, CONOPS, review gate materials, test and verification plans / procedures, DDVP, ICDs, equipment lists, FMECA & FTAs Knowledge of the (M)AIT process: manufacture, assembly, functional and environmental testing. Knowledge of satellite part procurement. Understanding of lean small satellite processes and working styles. Useful Experience and Qualifications: Master’s degree in a technical, business or management field. A clear understanding of process, with some knowledge of large satellite company or agency design principles e.g. ECSS. Bluestream Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer and operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an as an Employment Business for temporary / contract recruitment.

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