Technical Lead (PDA)
Our Reference: J63956
Job Terms: Both
Location: Templecombe, Somerset
Job Category: Marine
Expleo are looking for a Technical Lead to assist one of our major clients with a proposal for a maritime training solution. The vacancy will be based on site at our client's facility in Somerset. We are able to offer this position on a permanent or contract basis. The hourly rate/salary is negotiable based on experience and skill levels. Candidates will have Security Clearance (SC) in place or be eligible to obtain UK security clearance. We are looking for someone who is immediately available.
Experience of Training Solutions within the UK Maritime Domain
Experience of UK Submarines
Experience in Management of Technical Bid and Proposals
The PDA is responsible for Solution Compliance for the Bid
Acts as the primary technical leader of the bid or project team.
Acts as lead technical interface with the Customer.
Ensures the feasibility of the Solution including:
The adequacy of the solution in term of architecture and technology maturity with respect to solution requirements
The consistency of the Solution with the Product Policy and Make-Team-Buy strategy
The feasibility with respect to cost schedule skills resources and industrial organization
The compliance with the contractual requirements (including offsets) and applicable legislation & regulations (i.e. export restrictions Environmental/HSE safety security)
The risk assessment and the related mitigation plan.
Ensures that the production and maintenance/service aspects of the Solution are taken into account in terms of: Manufacturability Maintainability Consistency between Non-Recurring & Recurring/Production costs.
Checks that the Engineering Environment (process practices and tools) for the Solution is consistent with the project needs and the applicable Engineering Environment rules.
When needed performs the Complexity Profiler analysis & identifies the necessary actions.
Jointly with the SEM (Solution Engineering Manager):
Identifies and reviews the technical risks and opportunities and the related mitigation plans throughout the bid or project
When used establishes and maintains the Key Decisions tree and associated actions
Prepares the DVa and submit it to the Design Authority (DA) approval
Approves the main bid/project engineering reviews and deliverables
Organises when appropriate technical meetings and peer reviews in order to perform the Solution or Solution Element technical assessment and validation.
Start Sept 2019
End April 2020
Note The PDA is focused on the technical solution (what) and the SEM is focused on the technical management (how).