|Job Ref:||204707278||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Hertfordshire||City:||Hertfordshire||Address:||Post Code:||WD5||Salary:||£40000 - £45000/annum competitive benefits||Post Date:||21/10/2016 02:21|
As an enthusiastic, innovative Operational Analyst, you have the opportunity to participate in, and potentially lead, a wide range of analytical studies, within a leading Defence organisation. |
Working within the early stages in the product lifecycle, you will help to shape future products, at both system and portfolio level. You also have the opportunity to provide OA support to export campaigns, including competitor product analysis.
Whilst using a wide range of tools and techniques, the Operational Analyst will be involved in:
Analysing complex information (quantitative or qualitative) and drawing conclusions
Setting up and running a number of different simulations
Developing simple mathematical models (typically in spreadsheets or MATLAB)
Selecting and developing new methods / approaches that are 'fit for purpose'
Preparing results and conclusions in a way which can be easily understood by a wide range of stakeholders
Writing reports, giving presentations, facilitating workshops
Liaising with internal and external customers
Planning, estimating & reporting associated with the task e.g. preparing a statement of work or proposal
Please see below for further details, and how to apply.
Successful candidates will have/be:
Ideally a degree level qualification or equivalent in an engineering or science based subject
Awareness and practical experience of a range of OA techniques
Mathematical modelling experience
Basic understanding of physical principles associated with complex defence systems
Able to critically analyse information, draw conclusions and make recommendations
Flexible, enthusiastic and innovative problem solver / thinker
Enquiring mind, resourceful, pro-active, able to work with large amounts of information
Able to see and understand the 'big picture' as well as keeping track of the detail
Able to prepare concise reports and presentations
Good teamwork and interpersonal skills
Comfortable in a dynamic environment where priorities can quickly change and information may be immature
Title: Operational Analyst
Pay Range & Bens: £40-45k, DOE + competitive benefits
Key Words: Operational Analyst, OA, Product Lifecycle, Product Analysis, Modelling, Information Analysis, Defence
Excellent training will be provided within the role, as well as the opportunity to attend further development courses to progress your skills and career.
If you are a good match then please apply with a CV to learn more about this truly fantastic opportunity to work for a market leader who has an enviable reputation, who offer extensive development opportunities and the chance to work with state of the art engineering tools.
Please Note: Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level. Flexibility for some travel (both UK and internationally) will be required within the role.
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time. Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency (perm). This role is a permanent position.
Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy