- Job Reference: 00007506-1
- Date Posted: 22 May 2020
- Recruiter: CV-Library
- Location: Plymouth, Devon
- Salary: £31,470
- Sector: Engineering, Covid-19
- Job Type: Permanent
Location: Plymouth, Bristol or Rosyth
Starting Salary: £31,470
About the Role
Here at Babcock International we are currently looking for a Functional Analyst to join us. We're a key strategic partner to our customers; the MOD and the Royal Navy. We ensure that the UK Royal Navy goes to sea safely by supporting them in the UK and around the world, delivering complex ship and submarine sustainment programmes and applying our core strengths of technology and expertise to sustain critical and complex assets to help maintain national security.
As a Functional Analyst you'll work within the Through Life Engineering Management Solutions (TLEMS) team helping to develop and maintain engineering solutions and systems in order to fully support business requirements and deliver solutions in line with our IT strategy.
Using your significant IT and Technical applications knowledge and experience you'll work in close liaison with the Principal Functional Analyst to ensure that all new solutions - a variety of CAD, CAM, PDM/PLM applications - align with the TLEMS roadmap. You'll support CAB and Project work assigned to TLEMS following the necessary development, testing, implementation, sign-off and delivery procedures in a cost effective and efficient manner. You'll maintain existing solutions, infrastructure, configurations and operations and identify new ideas, solutions and areas for improvement within TLEMS and also the wider organisation.
What do I need to do the role?
You'll be educated to Degree / HNC level in a relevant engineering discipline and have excellent knowledge of Computer Aided Design.
We would also like you to have the following:
Experience in IT/Technical Applications.
Working knowledge of modelling and analysis tools, methods and standards.
Knowledge of application and user testing regimes.
Methodical and thorough with an analytical mind-setLastly, you'll have good interpersonal skills, effective communication skills and good knowledge of business practices, procedures and customer engagement.
What else do I need to know?
This position can be based in either:
The successful candidate will need to satisfy Ministry of Defence security requirements. This will require you to hold or be eligible/capable of achieving 'Security Check' (SC) clearance.
We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.
What impact does COVID-19 have on the recruitment process?
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we need to ensure that our recruitment processes are regularly reviewed and adapted, as required, to ensure we're compliant with the latest government advice. We are striving to protect both our current and future employees by acting in a responsible way which reflects the restrictions we may face.
Babcock will be continuing with essential recruitment activity but implementing relevant recommendations to ensure that this is done in a responsible way with consideration of the unprecedented circumstances we are facing.
Interviews will be held by phone, WhatsApp video, FaceTime (where available) or you may be asked to complete an online interview. Should you be shortlisted for interview you will be provided with information regarding the format by the Recruitment Team.
This advice is valid at the time of publication and changing government advice and Babcock working practices take precedence at any particular time.
About Babcock International
For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence Company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.
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Armed Forces Covenant
We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week's special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please visit our website.
Closing date: 15 May 2020