Defence Consultant

CGI IT UK Limited
60000.00 - 80000.00 GBP Annual + + benefits
30 May 2017
24 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Defence Consultant

Position Description
Be part of something challenging. We are looking for an experienced consultant with particular insight into secure Communications and Information Systems (CIS) used by UK MOD.

Given the nature of the topics and material with which you will engage, you will need to hold UK SC as a minimum and be eligible and prepared to hold Developed Vetting if not held already.

Your future duties and responsibilities
In your role as Defence SME you'll support current MOD engagements, identify adjacent opportunities and drive our position in key areas of secure operational and battlefield services. This are is likely to receive significant MOD and pan-government investment over the next years and you'll be at the heart of growing work in this area. You will report into and work closely with our Director of Consulting Services in our Defence Advice and Development team to drive our business forward. You'll also work closely with our Defence New Business team support key business development activities.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
As a Defence SME at CGI you'll need extensive knowledge of MOD acquisition processes and procedures ideally coupled with a range of contacts within the customer requirements and procurement communities. You will also need to be familiar with current MOD programmes.

You will most likely be currently engaged in a senior technical solution design role in a major defence IT company, as a senior/principal consultant in a defence/national security consulting organisation or be a recent leaver from HM Armed Services or Civil Service.

You will be regarded as a subject matter expert (SME) within the customer community and you should be able to demonstrate significant experience in the definition, implementation and/or use of MOD CIS systems/services. You should also have an understanding of technologies and solution architectures which will support flexible and agile secure CIS system/services in future.

At CGI, we're a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 70,000 professionals located in 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at ***********.

This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

No unsolicited agency referrals please.