Senior Engineering Manager

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18 Oct 2019
15 Nov 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Vacancy title: Senior Engineering Manager

Location: Warwick

Reference number: V8658

Type: Permanent

telent have an exciting opportunity within their NRTS2 programme of work for a Senior Engineering Manager to manage of all engineering governance activities associated with the NRTS2 Transformation projects.

NRTS2 (National Roads Telecommunication Services) is the network of communication and control that Highways England uses to monitor and manage England's motorways and major trunk roads, it is a critical component of national infrastructure supporting the country's 4,400 mile strategic road network.

The Senior Engineering Manager will ensure designs and engineering activities meet contractual customer requirements and incorporate considerations of health and safety, environment and sustainability, security, and reduced maintenance costs; ensuring designs are standards based and provide scale and flexibility.

You will also manage manage all test environments and running of all testing activities and the technical documentation and engineering aspects of customer's "get consent" process;

The Senior Engineering Manager will be responsible for the management of engineering team responsible for engineering governance and testing activities including establishment and management of end-to-end engineering governance processes, tools and standards for the project and maintenance of technical compliance for all designs and Assets within the network, for the life of the Agreement, while ensuring that engineering designs and solutions incorporate considerations of health and safety, environment and sustainability, security, and reduced maintenance costs and that engineering designs are standards based, provide scale and flexibility, and future proof to accommodate changes in the Customer's requirements.

You will lead the Test team in delivery of all testing required as part of the Transformation programme and take ownership of the release and testing activities for all new services, assets, software assets, and patches for assets in the network ensuring that all test environments meet requirements of the test programme and the design assurance process;

The role also requires someone who can representing telent at technical meetings with the customer, and liaise with the Customer's technical lead and technical approvals team as required and other Engineering Managers across telent, in relation to governance, processes, standards and tools.

Deputy leadership of the Transformation Director as required, which may involve customer liaison, staff management, budgeting and planning, design and development activities etc.


Significant experience of leading engineering teams to deliver technology Transformation programmes
Significant experience of designing and delivering carrier class networks, and associated management systems
Significant experience of establishing and managing project engineering governance arrangements

Demonstrable experience of utilising reference architecture design models e.g. TOGAF
Strong project management skills of both agile and waterfall methods in engineering delivery;
Knowledge of Optical, MPLS and Wireless transmission technologies
Knowledge of CCTV, Network Management and Service Management Systems

Excellent Employee benefits:

telent is committed to ensuring that we offer industry leading career opportunities, salary and benefits packages. Join us and you can expect to receive:
* 33 days holiday, including public holidays, plus the option to buy or sell five days each year
* Company pension scheme
* A range of family friendly policies
* An employee-funded car leasing scheme
* Occupational health support
* Discounts on Cinema, Restaurants and Shopping with telent Reward scheme

telent is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to diversity and inclusion