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IT Project Manager - Data Centre

BAE Systems UK

Location: Lancashire

Job Type: Not Specified


IT Project Manager - Data Centre

Location: Warton/Samlesbury, hybrid.

We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements - please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role.

Salary: £52,084 +

What you’ll be doing:

  • Delivering our strategic Integrated Business Plan (IBP) - Deliver a clear, comprehensive plan detailing requirements, scope, dependencies and execution planning of the data centre
  • Ensuring delivery of projects to time, cost and quality
  • Ensuring seamless integration between projects
  • Managing customer, partner and supplier relationships

Your skills and experiences:


  • Demonstrable experience in I.T project / programme management in a large enterprise
  • Previous proven experience of successful deployment of complex IT solutions
  • Degree in an IT related discipline, or equivalent experience
  • One of more of the following formal Project Management Qualification: APMP, PRINCE 2, AGILE, SCRUM


  • Budget management experience
  • Stakeholder management experience at all levels


You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive

Infrastructure Engineering team:

We are looking for a highly accomplished Data Centre migration infrastructure Project Manager with in-depth knowledge of business architecture, migration techniques, monitoring infrastructure and business applications (including servers, operating systems, storage, network and virtualisation).

You will have demonstrated success building co-location sites, planning hardware and software moves and implementing effective recovery techniques.

The role will provide the opportunity to work in a high-profile area, offering the opportunity to influence and cultivate the way we work. BAE offers multiple opportunities for career growth and progression via a mature and progressive Project Management function spanning the entire organisation.

Why BAE Systems?

This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals. We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation