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ILS Manager (m/w/d)

Abu-Dhabi, UAE Professional

On behalf of our client, a reference in the defense automotive industry, we are seeking an ILS Manager with the motivation to plan and implement support services and the implementation of design change for a great opportunity in UAE.


The Integrated Logistics Manager is responsible for overall integrated support planning of the company programs, for project/product level integrated support planning, identification of support requirements, reliability & supportability analyses and creating appropriate reports, also for developing the ILS function inside engineering organization. Your responsibilities: • Fully accountable for effective management and control of life cycle planning and calculations to support the development & delivery projects within budget according to agreed specifications. • Responsible for the development of the ILS planning function inside engineering. • Supportability Analysis. • Reliability, Maintainability, Availability & Testability Analysis (RM&T), including: 1. Failure Modes, Effects, and Criticality Analysis (FMECA) ILS Manager Job Description ILS Engineer - Job Description.docx Page 2 of 7; 2. Data Recording and Corrective Action System (DRACAS) analysis. • Maintenance Planning. • Supply Support Planning (in conjunction with Project Sourcing and including Obsolescence Management). • Training and Training Support (in conjunction with the Training Manager). • Asset and Configuration Management (in conjunction with the CM team). • Support and Test Equipment Planning. • ILS Resource Planning & Management. • In-Service Support Planning (including Computer Resources Support). • Technical Information and Data (including Technical Publications and the Logistics Information Repository). • Appropriate MoD, NATO, ASD, National and International standards • Conduct of Reliability, Availability, Maintainability, & Testability (RAMT) analyses. • Analysis, evaluation and testing of integrated support requirements to determine if the ILS and SA concepts satisfy the support requirements. • Ensure ILS function is fully updated with appropriate market methodology. • Clear communication with stakeholders for project planning and customer communication needs. • Contribution of ILS input to all proposals, projects, and operations work. • Producing and delivering the ILS Plan to meet the Program commitments. • Ensuring alignment of ILS between the program and client. • Provide ILS technical input and support evaluation of tenders. • Program, document and deliver all ILS aspects. • Ensure that ILS fully integrated into the company planning and design methodology. • Interact with supporting functions to ensure successful project delivery and support. • Close liaison and partnership with Contractors to ensure relevant and updated requirements are catered for. • Manage ILS program efforts to ensure the integration of support considerations into the design process. • Evaluate sustainment concepts to determine if concepts satisfy business and customer goals. • Prepare cost estimates and technical writing in support of proposal development efforts. • Participate in proposal development. • Is responsible for planning, scheduling, and implementing: 1.Logistic Support Analysis 2.Sparing analysis 3.Training programs 4.Life Cycle Cost / Level of Repair Analyses 5.Provisioning.


• Bachelor’s degree in engineering (Mechanical / Production). • ≥ 8 years of experience in implementing ILS management concepts. • Experience in delivering of communications services for large multi-bearer networks. • Proven track record in similar role, managing teams and processes and working to tight timescales. • Ability to demonstrate best practice ILS discipline required for service provision, project design and delivery. • Advanced knowledge with ILS Management and automotive configuration and ordering systems, computer literacy and English language (oral and written). • Familiarity with basic product release terms and processes and performance requirements (strength, stiffness, crash). • Demonstrated ability to produce data driven decisions & produce results. • Intermediate knowledge with experience in Line Management, engineering policies and procedures, and risk management. • Strong decision-making and problem-solving, planning and organizing skills. • Good focus in customer & community, negotiation & influence, result-orientation, accountability, attitudes & ethics, working together and communication.


• Annual airfare = Annual tickets, will be added to the monthly salary (International Airport point of origin). • Family Visa = 3-year sponsorship for Self-employed and eligible dependents. • Early Childhood Education Allowance for Eligible Dependents. • Medical Insurance: Comprehensive Medical Coverage (United Arab Emirates & Domestic Country), sponsored family up to 3 children. • Life Insurance: Worldwide Natural/Accidental Death & Disability Coverage.

Does the described position appeal to you? Please send us your application documents, consisting of your CV and the relevant references. Additional information about your earliest possible starting date, your salary expectations and your language skills would also be helpful. We are looking forward to your application! If you have any questions or need further information, please feel free to contact us at any time! ----------------------------------------------------------------- Talent Acquisition Team