Looking for a new role in Aerospace & Defence?

Crucial Recruitment was setup by former military servicemen and we are especially keen to help ex-military personnel find their ideal role.

Our Defence & Aerospace division covers multiple global disciplines across defence including Land, Sea and Air. Our portfolio includes clients in the following areas; EW, COTM, COTP, Crypto, C4ISTAR, HEA, CAS, C2OTM, DSTL, RF, UAV, RWR

We provide our clients with the support they need to secure the best professionals across engineering, commercial and operational functions within the defence sector. We understand that every client’s need is different, we listen and collaborate closely on every single project ensuring a seamless service. We understand the importance and structure of the various levels of security clearance our client base requires, and we boast a global network of candidates on a contract and permanent basis. We attend defence tradeshows across the globe to further cement our network and our understanding of this sector.

For more information, please get in touch with us at 01273 060 025 or email recruitment@crucialgroup.co.uk

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Latest Aerospace & Defence roles

CIO


Gloucestershire

Executive appointment (CIO) for established global Defence company. (DV Clearance)

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Applying for: CIO

Salary: Competitive

in: Gloucestershire


Executive appointment (CIO) for established global Defence company. (DV Clearance)

My client develops resilient custom made computers, electronics and military IT products and systems for the defence sector. They are a rapidly growing manufacturer operating in a global market.

Job Description

Working as the companies CIO you will have an analytical mindset and understand that accessible and structured data is key for success.

You will be in control of the organisations future road-map & make sure that they are in the position to have the best systems available. You must demonstrate the skills and ability to make those plans a reality, however you must also understand the cost and complexity of these systems and balance cost versus benefit. 

You will be responsible for the analysing of the clients internal data protection and security, documenting policies and creating maintainable information structures on packages such as SharePoint.

You will need DV level clearance to apply for this role.



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Supportability Engineering (ILS)


South West

ILS Supportability Engineer required for a well established Defence contractor based in the south west. SC Clearance required.

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Applying for: Supportability Engineering (ILS)

Salary: Competitive

in: South West


ILS Supportability Engineer required for a well established Defence contractor based in the south west. SC Clearance required.

As a Senior Supportability Engineer you will be utilising your engineering expertise with the design teams to ensure the availability, reliability and maintainability of product designs and the development of the support solution for products across the organisations portfolio.

You must have SC Clearance.

You will be accountable for:

  • Head up projects within Integrated Logistic Support (ILS).
  • Ensuring that ILS is part of all design reviews.
  • Maintaining knowledge of the as-designed standard of the product to an appropriate level for the support strategy.
  • Making recommendations on ILS activities to meet the requirements of a particular project.
  • Supporting the Design Review process as the project ILS expert.
  • Providing ILS input to the System Requirements Specification (SYR) and making recommendations on the verification method for ILS related requirements.


We will not share your information with anyone outside of The Crucial recruitment except to help to prevent fraud, or if required to do so by law. We require your information, so we can send you information about our courses, products and services, by telephone and email. Such personal information can be actively requested and include your name and email, while others are passively gained such as your cookies information used in your web browser.

If you agree to be contacted in this way and Terms and Conditions, please tick the relevant boxes below. If you need further information in regards to how we use your personal data, please see our Privacy Policy and how we maintain the security of your data. If you require any further information please email us at recruitment@crucialgroup.co.uk or write to us at The Crucial Group, 2nd Floor, 19a Portland Street, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 1RN

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Senior Programme Manager


National

Senior programme manager required for world leading defence company.

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Applying for: Senior Programme Manager

Salary: Competitive

in: National


Senior programme manager required for world leading defence company.

I am currently looking for a senior programme manager who will be involved in several high-level programmes.

My client works closely with partners on the new F-35 Lightning II providing the aircraft with its next level communications and its situational awareness systems, they are also the pre-eminent provider of HALE UAV.

They are among the top defence and security suppliers with over 2000 employees and long-established connections within all the top European countries.

You will be working within a leading global security company providing ingenious high tech systems, top end products and innovative solutions in autonomous systems, C4ISR, Cyber, Electronic Warfare and logistics to their clients around the globe.

As the senior programme manager, you will be delivering key Project Management competencies and directing major programmes ensuring consistency with, standards, policies and processes, NGUK strategy.

Requirements:

  • Up to date experience working on projects & programmes of a value of £25 million plus
  • Project/Programme management qualifications Prince 2 or APM for example
  • Must have experience of one of the following methodologies ITIL, Prince 2, Agile
  • Strong communication skills both written and oral, must have an analytical approach to work and be able to work across multiple business areas.
  • Examples of Risk and Quality Management, Full knowledge of project management life cycle.
  • You will be expected to travel for this role both nationally and internationally.
  • DV Security Clearance




We will not share your information with anyone outside of The Crucial recruitment except to help to prevent fraud, or if required to do so by law. We require your information, so we can send you information about our courses, products and services, by telephone and email. Such personal information can be actively requested and include your name and email, while others are passively gained such as your cookies information used in your web browser.

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