Technology Lead - Government Services EMEA - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-20
Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Eng
United Kingdom

Title: Technology Lead - Government Services EMEA

Location: GB-ENG-Leatherhead

Job Number: 1075609

About KBR Government Services:

KBR is a global provider of differentiated

professional services and technologies across the asset and program lifecycle

within the Government Services and Hydrocarbons sectors. KBR employs

approximately 35,000 people worldwide (including our joint ventures), with

customers in more than 75 countries, and operations in 40 countries, across

three synergistic global businesses.

Government Services EMEA is a core Business Unit

with revenues in excess of $750m. Headquartered in Leatherhead, Surrey, we have

over 2,500 people delivering the most novel, large-scale, complex and austere

projects faced by our customers in both public and private sectors across Europe,

the Middle East and Africa. Our work is diverse and spans government, defence,

security and infrastructure markets. We pride ourselves on being a trusted

partner, helping take on and successfully deliver these challenges.

Technology plays an essential and ever increasing

part of our business and we are currently undergoing a period of investment and

transformation that will allow us to meet the new capabilities and change the

way we deliver services to our clients. We believe that strong technology understanding

and experience coupled with an inquisitive, bright mind and clear thinking to help

us to drive innovation that will help us to achieve our goals.

The role:

As

a

Technology Lead, you will be a

member of the technology team developing and delivering

technology &

digital solutions; information management & security; and systems

architecture across our business. You will also be expected to be continually

involved in looking at ways in which we can use technology on existing

contracts to increase our profitability and win additional work.

Typical tasks will include:

Business development – pre-sales technical advisory support on systems and solutions

Business acquisition – development of technical and commercial proposals to clients

Operations – system design, implementation, delivery and ongoing support to operations

Business systems – design and delivery of systems, tools and analytics used to manage the business unit; selection and management of specialist technology suppliers; coordination with corporate departments

Experience

and Skills

As

an articulate professional with strong technology experience you’ll be

instrumental in taking our technology to the next level. Passion and energy are

as important as curiosity and forward thinking. You’ll need to have current domain

knowledge and a significant understanding of the latest advances and trends in

the technology marketplace. Not only will you have your finger on the pulse of

the industry, you’ll also be able to harness the appropriate developments for

the benefit of KBR.

Proven ability to manage the delivery of solutions and services, including the oversight of complex project mobilisations.

Good commercial acumen, with demonstrable experience in delivering robust,

cost effective technology solutions to business challenges.

Good negotiation skills able to influence to achieve a positive outcome.

Excellent written and oral communication skills,

with the ability to present complex data and arguments in a way that is accessible to everyone.

Able to operate at a management level both within the organisation and with clients and potential clients.

Experience in technical and commercial proposal development for solutions and services.

Excellent relationship management skills, ablewith internal and eernal stakeholders.

Good knowledge of GS EMEA markets and customers.

A high level of motivation, flexibility,

drive, and personal commitment.

Core

Responsibilities and Duties

Technical

management – understands the technologies and solutions used in the

business and has very good awareness of the external technology

market

Financial management

– able to manage budgets

Commercial

management – understands the commercial aspects of Estates and FM

Technology services and supplier service agreements

Building relationships

– able to build and sustain internal and external relationships

Communication

skills – strong verbal and written communication.

Qualifications

Hold or able to obtain UK MOD and Home Office based security clearance.

Hold an undergraduate degree or equivalent in an information technology, software engineering, business, or a related subject

Membership of a professional

institute – e.g. BCS, CITP etc.

Job: Engineering, Technology, & Science