Verification &Validation (V&V) ManagerWareham ££Competitive A few opportunities for Currently SC Cleared Verification and Validation Managers to join the team of an excellent high-tech engineering consultancy who’ve served key players in Aerospace, Automotive, Energy, Railway and other sectors for over 30 years has arisen in Wareham, Dorset. This is likely to run until the end of Feb 2015 but is very likely to be considered for extension.Currently we are looking for experienced Verification and Validation (V&V) Managers to work on the development and maintenance of UK Aerospace software projects. Responsibilities will include:* Developing V&V Strategies and plans * Managing teams of V&V Engineers on Client sites* Define the environment and conditions the test activities will take place* Work with System Users or User Representatives to identify the Fit for Purpose criteria * Co-ordinate a consistent approach to test activities * Provide direction, guidance and allocation of test activities to the Engineering Test Team * Producing master V&V / test plans * Estimating and scheduling testing activities Applicants must have extensive testing knowledge and experience with a solid understanding of V&V activities through the systems lifecycle. It may also prove advantageous for Candidates should they have knowledge of UK Air Traffic Control concepts, working on safety-related projects and harbour a solid understanding of the application of formal methods in verification. The successful candidate will need to undergo security vetting and therefore will ideally be a British Citizen, or have resided within the UK for the last 5 years. The security check will include basic reference, criminal and credit checks; please do not apply if you do not comply with these requirements.If this sounds like the right Contract V&V Manager opportunity for you than please apply now or call Alisha from ERS on 01923 225581 for further details.