Lead Digital Technologist Tempest


Lead Digital Technologist Tempest

Would you like to shape the Digital Technology landscape that will enable the creation, support and operation of the future Combat Air System being created by BAE Systems in collaboration with UK and International partners? We currently have a vacancy for a Lead Digital Technologist Tempest at our site in Warton.

As a Lead Digital Technologist Tempest, you will be sharing how the programme understands and exploits digital technologies such as AI, IoT, process automation, micro services, big data, bots, hybrid cloud and containerisation, to create world leading capabilities in design / manufacture and support operations.

The Successful candidate will draw upon their experience in a Senior technology innovation or enterprise architecture role in a digital business in a related industry or as a consultant working in the same capacity

Your main responsibilities as a Lead Digital Technologist Tempest will involve:

Developing and Maintaining the FCAS digital technology Strategy, identifying opportunities and approaches that will support the project objectives, specifically but not limited to operational pace and efficiency, digital services and digital business model.

Acting as the Internal consultant for the Digital and Information elements across the Tempest programme, including engaging with the appropriate teams and Tempest partners to create the design of the future architecture and infrastructure for FCAS. Ensuring that the digital story is well articulated and demonstrated as an integral part of the overall Tempest Programme.

Contributing to the development and maintenance of the Digital Enterprise Models for the Air Extended Enterprise

Maintaining and Communicating the organisations defined strategy for digital managing information, ensuring that uniformly recognised and accepted data defines are developed and applied throughout the organisation. Models the processes and information required to support the organisation and devises corresponding data structures and architectures. Identifies the impact of any relevant statutory, internal or external regulations on the organisations use of information

Managing provision of specialist knowledge over a range of topics including the role of IT in the business; in own areas of expertise provides advice and guidance influencing the effectiveness of the organisations business processes

Maintaining and in-depth knowledge of specific technical specialisms and provides expert advice regarding their application. Can supervise specialist technical consultancy. The Specialism can be any aspect of information or communication technology, architecture, technique, method, product or application area

Your skills and qualifications:

Experience working with Digital Technology Exploitations

Experience in Artificial intelligence, machine learning digital platform, data science

Digital Platform technologies experience

General Software development skills

Agile and Cloud Computing Infrastructure

What we're looking for in you:

You will have strong interpersonal and communications skills, you will have the ability to build relationship with

With people at all levels of the business. You will have strong collaborating and negotiating with partners and senior stakeholders.

Location: Warton

Salary: Competitive

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

BAE Systems Air

If you’d like to make a real difference where it counts, BAE Systems is the place for you.

From keeping soldiers, sailors and pilots safe to helping countries prosper, from developing the next generation of supersonic aircraft to investing in the next generation of super-smart talent – at BAE Systems, we work together to give our customers an essential edge in protecting the things that really matter. Lives, livelihoods, ways of life.

As part of our Air team, you could be working at the edge of what is technologically possible, shaping the future to ensure our customers are ready to face challenges we cannot even imagine today.You could be developing and evolving the technologies that will defend the UK for generations to come and supporting our customers around the globe.

Join us and you’ll be encouraged and rewarded to excel in this important work. Apply your talent where it counts.

We recognise that an inclusive and diverse workplace – where all employees feel respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential – is vitally important. Not only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it’s good for business. We celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE Systems.