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Senior Project Manager AS&P

Date: 18-Feb-2021

Location: Farnborough, England, GB

Company: QinetiQ

Research, Experimentation & Innovation is a cross-company global growth portfolio within QinetiQ.
We are focussed on business development, strategic sales and investments that incubate and grow R&D and disruptive services/solutions.
We work with all of the businesses within QinetiQ to enable them to achieve profitable growth.
Within RE&I we have the AS&P delivery team. Now is a great time to get involved with this growing diverse, innovative and exciting delivery team.

Role Purpose:
To manage/lead the delivery of one or more high value projects.

Key Accountabilities:
• Delivery of products, solutions, and IP projects using waterfall or agile methodologies
• Driving business change initiatives.
• Resolving conflicts within the project and collaborating across QinetiQ.
• Maintenance of forecasts for sales and delivery.
• Reporting progress on all accountabilities to programme / portfolio manager.
• Ensuring correct entry and maintenance of data onto all relevant business systems. Operating in a Safe & Secure manner.
• Embedding a culture in line with the QinetiQ values.
• Ensuring project members operate in line with the Operating Framework & functional competency management requirements; and have appropriate personal objectives.
• Application of governance requirements.

Traits and Behaviours:
• Leadership
• Integrity
• Communication
• Teamwork
• Solution focussed
• Problem solver
• Innovative thinker
• Customer focussed
• Negotiator
• Comfortable in and outside of process
• Results driven
• Tenacious

Experience & Qualifications
• ~3 years plus of successfully delivering complex projects.
• Desirable: Agile Scrum Master/Product Owner and/or DSDM Agile Practitioner


QinetiQ is made up of dedicated experts in defence, aerospace, security and related markets, all working together to explore new ways of protecting what matters most. People around the world depend on us for their safety and security, and to enable the safety and security of others. Partnering with our customers, we help to save lives; reduce risks to society; and maintain the global infrastructure on which we all depend. Our is a unique working environment where teams from different backgrounds, disciplines, and experience enjoy collaborating widely and openly as we undertake  this exciting and rewarding journey. Through effective teamwork, and pulling together, we get to experience what happens when we all share different perspectives, blend disciplines, and link technologies; constantly discovering new ways of solving complex problems. Being part of QinetiQ means being central to the safety and security of the world around us. Come and find out how you can play a role.