Software Compliance Team Leader
Would you like to play a key role in Software Asset Management (SAM) in one of the UK’s leading defence companies? We currently have a vacancy for a Software Compliance Team Leader at our site in Preston – The Strand or Farnborough.
As a Software Compliance Team Leader, you will be managing the software compliance team to ensure accurate collation and analysis of data for compliancy reporting. You will also be working with our customers to provide trend analysis and recommendations for strategic decision making. The role will involve many business as usual activities such as: pro-active compliance management; meeting service desk SLA’s; maintaining up to date knowledge of software licensing and usage legislation and providing excellent customer service, but due to team structure changing there will be opportunity to be involved with continuous improvement activities across this small but busy team.
This role will provide you with the opportunity to work with a range of internal and external stakeholders as well as giving you exposure to senior leadership. This could lead to further opportunities within the team or within the wider BAE Systems Business.
Your main responsibilities as a Software Compliance Team Leader will involve:
Responsibility for BAU operational SAM activities
Processing catalogue requests, and subsequent software procurement requirements
Producing compliancy reports and scorecards
Leading customer SAM workshops
Managing resolution of compliance issues in conjunction with the business groups
Managing the software re-harvesting process
Monitoring and reporting SAM obsolescence
Processing customer queries
Managing the Definitive Software Library (DSL) for software install media
Managing new starter/leaver requirements and software re-harvesting
Managing application rationalisation
Audit activity responsibility
Your skills and qualifications:
Demonstrable SAM experience and/or CSAM certification
Experience managing software licensing across multiple platforms at an enterprise level
Experience of top tier software publishers
Knowledge of software asset lifecycle
Understanding of ITAM and SAM asset management processes
Knowledge of the complexities of license contract terms and software license types
Demonstrable track record of infrastructure knowledge, particularly virtualised
Experience of Software Asset Management toolsets
Proven track record of team management, mentoring and development
ITIL V3 Qualification
Experience with Scalable Asset Vision
Location: Preston – The Strand or Farnborough
Salary: Up to £45,000 dependent on skills and experience
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 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.
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 the Shared Services team, you’ll be at the heart of this endeavour – working closely with our air, maritime, land and cyber and intelligence businesses to support our customers around the world.
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.