New Roles the Defence Sector in Hampshire

Monday, April 10, 2023

The UK job market is looking positive as spring begins, with companies expressing a great deal of optimism for the months ahead.

If you’re looking for permanent roles in Hampshire, Gregory Martin currently has a number of opportunities available, including those for Operational Analysts, Software Engineers, Cost Estimators, Project Managers and Management Consultants in the cities of Winchester and Portsmouth.

Latest roles include those for a Cost Estimator/Consultant for a technical consultancy based in Portsmouth, dealing with UK MoD, NATO, defence organisations and the industry.  The same company also requires an experienced Cost Estimator/Modeller to provide cost estimates and support to help the UK MOD and industry make better decisions.

They’re also seeking Analysts and Management Consultants for a Strategy Consultancy based in Winchester. This role is for a company specialising in strategy and decision-making tools and methodologies.

They also have an urgent requirement for a Project Manager – Framework agreements in the defence sector.

This is an internal role and will involve managing a range of Frameworks and Projects within a Defence environment. Managing the resources of projects assisting with bids. You must be familiar with military terminology. 

You should have solid project management experience, with someone with an ex-military background ideal. 

Gregory Martin is also looking for a Senior Operational  Analyst in Winchester to design, develop and run analytical models.

The most suitable candidate should have a strong analytical background along with Advanced Excel skills, software development using Python, VBA, and strong Modelling experience . You should also have a strong knowledge and experience of data visualisation tools, including Power BI.

Gregory Martin also has openings for an Operational Analyst for a rapidly growing consultancy in Hampshire.

The right candidate will be providing the evidence to help the UK MOD and industry make better decisions.

You should be highly analytical, have excellent communication & interpersonal skills,  strong report writing and presentation skills.  The right candidate should also be competent in MS Office, especially Excel, PowerPoint, Word, knowledge of data manipulation and analysis languages (VBA, SQL, Power BI,  R and Python).

Gregory Martin currently has vacancies at a successful consultancy providing digital technology expertise to projects in the Ministry of Defence.

The company has several roles at different levels from graduates to more experienced Software Developers, including openings for a Software Engineer & Graduate Software Engineer .

This is an exciting opportunity for a Software Engineer to join a newly formed team in Portsmouth within their digital technology area. Here you will work on a variety of projects evaluating the latest military technology to counter the current and future threats our country faces. You will be involved in Wargaming , Virtual Games, War Game scenarios.

Responsibilities for this role include the development of constructive and real-time Modelling and Simulation (M&S) models and scenarios using a combination of Python, C++ and custom scripting languages using object-oriented design techniques.

Who are they looking for?

The ideal candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree in a STEM discipline (Physics, Science, Maths, Technology, Engineering). You should also have proven experience in design, development, test, and integration of quality software.

You should also have experience in object-oriented software design and programming using Python and C++ (or similar languages. A general knowledge of real-time target environments, including processor and network architectures, communication protocolsand simulation frameworks, is desirable.

You must be a UK National or Joint National, and be eligible to gain UK SC Security Clearance.

They’re also looking for Systems Engineers in Portsmouth for government and industry.

The ideal candidate for this role will have experience in systems engineering and operational research.

Alternatively, you should have cost and risk analysis experience. This company has experience within nuclear, defence, space, security and transport sectors. Candidates with  ISTAR, SPACE, SATELLITE SYSTEMS experience would be highly desirable.

If you want to know more about any of these roles, simply contact their friendly team for more information.

01252 710215.