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Technology Development Engineer - Asset Digitalisation/IoT

Country/Region:  GB
City:  Bristol

Job Title: Technology Development Engineer- Asset Digitalisation/IoT
Location: United Kingdom – Remote working (ideally based in Southwest England)
Compensation: Attractive salary + Benefits
Role Type: Full time / Permanent 
Role ID: SF43795


We have an exciting opportunity for a Technology Development Engineer - Asset Digitalisation/IoT to join our business.  In this role, you’ll work in conjunction with existing asset digitisation leads in each of our Sectors. This is to ensure that Babcock has a coherent and consistent approach to the digitisation of our critical and complex assets, which exploits the latest digital and IoT technologies, in order to maximise the benefits associated with investing in these technologies across the Group.


Who we are looking for?

The management of critical and complex assets is at the heart of Babcock’s operations across our Sectors. As part of the delivery of the Babcock Group Technology Strategy we are seeking to appoint an individual who can lead activity across the group to ensure that Babcock’s asset digitisation solutions continue to exploit the latest digital capabilities to maximise the value of the services we provide to our customers.


You’ll possess strong communication, organisational and interpersonal skills with the ability to develop relationships and maintain an effective network. 


What will you be doing?

•    Drive and oversee the implementation of asset digitisation solutions across Babcock, particularly the implementation of the Picasso IoT programme in conjunction with BCS and sector representatives 
•    Benchmarking of Babcock’s asset digitisation capability and technology know how vs key competitors in each asset class 
•    Working with the Sectors to understand customer perception of asset digitisation solutions, and common pain points across the Sectors that lend themselves to group wide solutions 
•    Identify those digital technologies that will create significant value for Babcock and its customers in managing and operating critical and complex assets 
•    Developing a prioritised plan for investment in new digital solutions for Babcock and our customers ‘Operational Technology (OT)’
•    Support the Head of Asset Management Capability in determining where Group led investment will create additional value over and above a Business unit and establishing a programme of activity that supports the transformation of Babcock’s current asset digitisation propositions 

The experience you’ll bring 
•    Qualification/working towards qualification  in relevant technical and project management disciplines 
•    An engaging, persuasive and confident engineer able to engage and motivate at all levels within the organisation and be able to influence across a varied set of engineering, technical and management stakeholders  
•    Knowledge of current and emerging digital technologies and their potential application to the management of critical and complex assets (focus on OT) 
•    Negotiation, communication and influencing skills. 
•    Good commercial awareness 
•    Experience/involvement in transformation projects
•    Appetite for designing and delivering solutions for the management of critical and complex mobile assets in industrial environments 
•    Developing project management skills 
•    Willing to work in different sites and areas of the business and travel as necessary
•    Must hold or have ability to obtain SC security clearance

What a role with Babcock offers? 

•    Generous holiday entitlement
•    Pension Plan
•    Access to make a difference for a sustainable environment for future
•    A tailored personal development and training programme.
•    Autonomy. Trusted and empowered to deliver and be your best.


About Babcock 
Babcock Corporate Services (BCS) is a global function, with our largest site being Lakeside in Portsmouth, but we operate from multiple sites around the world.  BCS supplies and operates all IT, security, procurement, and finance Shared Services.  We are embedded alongside the operations that we serve, enabling us to maintain close working relationships that support delivery to our customers. We drive standardisation, simplification and automation across Babcock, to help generate sustainable value for the group and our external customers.


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Application Guidance

All applications should be made online.


We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages, please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.


Please follow the link when you apply to find out more about how COVID-19 is impacting Recruitment and On-boarding for applicants.

Closing Date: 11th July 2022


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