IT Site Set Up Manager

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IT Site Set Up Manager

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    Information Technology

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    UK, West Midlands, Birmingham

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About the role

Balfour Beatty Vinci has an exciting opportunity for an IT Site Set-Up Manager to join our team to work in Coleshill across HS2 in the West Midlands.

Role Purpose:

Responsible for supporting Compound IT Mobilisation including detail design, scheduling of requirements and implementation of IT facilities to HS2 BBV Compounds, ensuring all works are carried out in accordance with BBV Safety, Budget and HS2 contract requirements.

What you’ll be doing

  • Activities to manage and implement compound site setup from pre-planning to live operational stage; In-service moves or major changes and then final decommission
  • Assessing business requirements and translate into technical delivery plans
  • Ensures effective, timely and appropriate IT is deployed to fulfill the business requirements focusing on standardisation, cost reduction and ability to meet project deadlines
  • Assess’, monitors, reviews and reports on all site setup attributes including costs, operational budgets, timescales, other resources, dependencies and risks
  • Ensures that projects are managed to realise business benefits
  • Ensuring that support team(s) have appropriate documentation and guidance for incident management
  • Key providers are performing to the appropriate standard and evidencing this on a regular basis
  • Infrastructure design and implementation is appropriate to the role/function of the location
  • Appropriate resilience and fail-over mechanisms are in place and tested regularly

Who we’re looking for

  • Previous experience setting up large scale IT systems/infrastructure

Why work for us

Balfour Beatty VINCI (BBV) is responsible for designing and building part of the most exciting and challenging infrastructure project in Europe: HS2.

We are building the West Midlands section of HS2’s Phase One route, spanning approximately 90km from Long Itchington in Warwickshire to the centre of Birmingham and on to Handsacre in Staffordshire. We will be employing thousands of people from the region to design and build the civil infrastructure for HS2 and we are looking for a wide range of skills to join the team and support this unique and ground breaking project.

Diversity and Inclusion: We aim to be a leader in equality, diversity and inclusion by creating a safe inclusive working environment for all – living our values of Safety, Respect, Integrity and Leadership. We are positive and inclusive about making adjustments, providing flexible working, encouraging all staff to engage in a diverse range of year round learning opportunities and provide personal development opportunities. Our aim is to attract more people from diverse backgrounds to help us build on our inclusive culture.

Flexible working: Flexible or agile working is encouraged at BBV and we recognise the value and diversity of candidates which this can bring to our business operations. Not every role can provide a variety of working patterns to suit people’s personal needs however we are happy to discuss agile working opportunities at BBV with you.

Disability confident: We care about being inclusive and that means we encourage applications from people with diverse set of backgrounds and experiences. BBV is Disability Confident committed and we welcome applications from candidates with a disability.

About us

Balfour Beatty VINCI is a long established joint venture between two global leaders in the delivery of critical infrastructure. Working together for over 30 years, we have been successful in delivering a number of significant infrastructures; creating unrivalled expertise and capability across rail, highways and aviation sectors in the UK and beyond.

In 2008, we announced our formal alliance with the aim of delivering modern and innovative solutions to the UK’s infrastructure needs. Since then, our collaboration has gone from strength to strength. We’ve successfully bid and delivered many key projects for Crossrail and Highways England Smart Motorways Programme. Balfour Beatty VINCI is a powerhouse for critical infrastructure.

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