Technical Subcontract Manager Combat Systems
We are searching for new naval talents, for Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding in Vlissingen. So if you consider yourself ‘seaworthy’ :) click below to read more.
What will you do in this job?
-Responsible for the execution of engineering, testing and integration activities for combat management systems, weapons and sensors for naval vessels;
-Supports the combat system engineering group on sustained performance by delivering quality engineering products within budget and on a timely basis. Coordinates and facilitates the subcontractors & suppliers contribution to the project(s) during preparation and execution;
-Drives new ideas in approach, process and methodology, while respecting the work and processes of the past;
-Takes ownership of the assigned projects to drive targeted results for schedule, quality and costs;
-Ensures full compliance with all applicable requirements and specifications imposed by the company and the customer;
-Organises and/or participates in project reviews.
-Secures the execution and synchronisation of project activities related to all deliverables and obligations of the Subcontractor(s);
-Coordinates reviews on documents, like planning (updates), progress reports, production reports, etc.;
-Participates during contractual milestones, tests and trials, such as FAT, HAT and SAT as accepting party;
-Assists the warranty authority on all warranty issues that have been identified;
-Advices the proposal department on proposals for new projects and/or new systems;
-Supports in proposal evaluation(s) technical evaluation and cost/price analysis;
-Participates in cross functional design reviews and approvals with project teams and suppliers;
-Assists the Combat System Integrator (CSI) by defining, establishing and testing functional and physical interfaces;
-Advises on arrangements for requested equipment and advises the production department;
Requirements for this job
-A Master’s / bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering or another relevant Technical Study;
-Technical oriented, with a minimum of five (5) years’ experience in hands-on acting with engineers, suppliers / subcontractors staff, and project and programme managers in (naval) shipbuilding or a related industry;
-Hands-on experience in manufacture & subcontract management of complex systems.
-Expertise in a variety of engineering concepts and practices which include engineering experience;
-Experience of working in complex project environments;
-The ability to build coalitions internally and with other (inter)national Damen entities and/or with external suppliers to achieve common goals;
-Good command of Dutch and English language (written & verbal).
-Desirable: Experience in engineering, integration, operations and maintenance of combat (management) systems for naval ships.
For more information about this job, call 0113-820201 and ask for Remco van Wijk.