Engineering Lead

Stream are working with a well-established world leader in the Defence sector and an opportunity has arisen in a fast-moving team for a systems engineer to develop their programming skills working on a dynamic project positioning SPEAR, the next generation air launched surface attack weapon, into the US market through the US Marine Corps (USMC). The successful application will be the main focus for satisfying technical and data queries as the campaign is developed, and this broadening role would suit an ambitious individual.

What are we looking for?

* An ambitious individual, who is looking for a broadening role interacting with a variety of UK and US stakeholders.
* Ability to influence a wide range of stakeholders over diverse technical topics, and work with the SPEAR and SPEAR-EW teams to manage data transfer taking account of Strategy, Security and IP.
* Ability to support and facilitate meetings with external stakeholders.
* Ability to support business development teams by provision of technical, programmatic and cost information

What’s in it for you?

* You will get exposure to working collaboratively with a wide range of stakeholders, from the UK and US.
* You will gain experience of international collaboration and partnering on an exciting project.
* You will have the opportunity to hone interpersonal and communication skills to interact both technically and commercially.

The Role

* In liaison with SBD implement the Teaming Agreement with the client and project partners, including support to the development of the Commercial construct.
* In liaison with teams to ensure that the delta integration (US vs UK on F-35B) is minimised and hence affordable.
* Act as Point-of-focus into UK MoD (all Agencies) to ensure coherency and the proper application of all security aspects.
* Manage the incremental transfer of data to the US, taking into account Security, IP and strategy
* Equip client and project partners with the necessary data and training to allow them to lobby successfully within US.
* Manage all client inputs into the Customer Value Proposition being drafted for the USMC.
* Manage Manufacturing-UK for the establishment and validation of FAIT in US, under the management of project partners.
* Manage MEP-UK for the transference of the US-based Supply Chain to the project partners.
* Work collaboratively with the project partners for the cost-down activities in order to achieve the Price-to-Win objective.
* Work collaboratively with SPEAR CE to ensure that the US-derived SPEAR is maintained under the jurisdiction of the SPEAR CE.

What’s great about the team?

* You will join a team where broadening, personal and professional development are core day-to-day business.
* This cross-functional team are working on a ground-breaking opportunity – accessing the US missile market with a highly competitive product on 5th generation fighter aircraft.
* The team enjoys UK and US travel to develop business winning opportunities.
* The team have the freedom to work flexibly and with a high level of autonomy.

stream is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


We use cookies to improve your experience on our site find out more