SC Cleared IDA Lead

Scene One Ltd
Market Rates
17 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

The role of the IDA is to provide design and implementation assurance for all active and passive network components delivered.

Specialist Skills:

*SC (minimum)
*Experience of IDA role requirements (desirable up to Team Leader) on previous IT Infrastructure implementations
*Experience of dealing with difficult/complex client/sub-contractor relationships/engagements
*Experience of working in multi-disciplined teams
*Experience of delivering work and projects within tight deadlines
*Experience of face paced migrations
*Delivering Presentations
*Educated to Degree level or have relevant commercial experience
*Fluent written documentation and verbal English skills, along with excellent communication and reporting skills
*The ability to travel within the UK and overseas and must be flexible in their working hours and location
*Ability work independently and to be able to communicate with end customers

Functional Tasks
In delivering the role, IDA is expected to carry out the following:
Survey, Design & As fitted Pack production for NSofIT

Production of the site Design Pack for the installation and final decommission activities (potentially 2 design packs Dependent of sequencing), these are to comprise but not limited to the following:

*Site Survey - To establish feasibility to deploy NSofIT into existing NER structures
*Survey minutes - Production of survey minutes suitably detailed to be used as a design or point of reference document by others.
*Network Schematic - Identifying only the re-fresh items requirements which have been installed.
*Rack Layout - Identifying all items installed within the relevant Rack/Racks at the time of refresh
*CIC/Patch List - Identifying only the re-fresh items connectivity requirements which have been installed within the cabinet at the time the identified change.
*DANDAF - Core Network Assets for decommissioning document identifying all equipment to be decommissioned
*SANDAF - Network Server Assets for decommissioning document identifying all equipment to be decommissioned
*RAP - Life cycle for the NSofIT from Survey/Design through to AF Pack Acceptance by the IDA
*MRI - Identifying the issued documents and versions at the time this change.

Administer and manage the implementation and change process for all site delivery activity within his/her area of responsibility (though not always required) to including:

*Tracking and progress of site activity
*Delivery of ECR1 to ECR5 as appropriate
*Delivery of the Minimum Baseline Measures Matrix (MBMM) report where appropriate.
*Delivery of the Beneficial Usage Statement (BUS)
*Delivery of the TEMPEST Countermeasures Assessment (TCA) report as appropriate.
*Delivery of the Site Security Checklist.
*Delivery of a Statement of Needs (SON)

Attend the site survey and provide design consultation (though not always required) on the following:

*Design compliance & options
*Security compliance
*Standards compliance
*Non-standard solution opportunities
*Value for Money review
*Health and Safety compliance
*Electrical and environmental requirements for delivery in the SON

Undertake the following activities to in order to provide assurance of the Site Design pack and the final As-Fitted document set.

*Technical assessment of the design architecture to ensure that it is functionally correct.
*Review of all diagrams to ensure the network layout is complete and consistent with the design decisions made at survey.
*Review of the 'Bill of Materials (BOM) to ensure accuracy and consistency with the design.
*Review of security documentation for completeness, accuracy and consistency with the design.
*Review of all test certificates to ensure compliance with relevant standards including:
a.Electrical Certification
b.Copper cable test results
c.Fibre-optic cable test results

Carry out on-site inspections of the network installation at the following stages:
1.1.1.BUS (Beneficial User Statement)
Carry out a full inspection of all network components to ensure that installed infrastructure is:

a.Inspect the Network equipment cabinets to ensure electrical and environmental safety
b.Inspect the Passive Network installation to ensure is compliant & conformance to Manufacturer and JSP 480 or JSP604 Leaflet 4800 - 4803 & JSP440 requirements and any associated British standards requirements subject to the individual new or enhanced design requirements

1.1.2.Site Closure
Carry out a full inspection of all network components to ensure that installed infrastructure is compliant with:
a.Legislative requirements
b.Customer site closure policy
c.Customer, National and European standards
d.Contractual requirements

The following are required to qualify for the appointment as IDA:

*Have passed the MOD SCIDA course
*Minimum SC clearance
*A suitable employment history in a relevant network design and installation

*A demonstrable knowledge of network testing procedures
*A demonstrable knowledge of security and installation standards

*ITIL?? qualified
*PRINCE2?? qualified or Project Management experience within a Prince environment
*BICSI RCDD?? (Registered Communications Distribution Designer)
*CDCDP?? (Certified Data Centre Design Professional)
*CNIDP?? (Certified Network Infrastructure Design Professional)
*Previous IDA experience and/or exposure in a suitable role equivalent ie SCIDA, Passive LAN/Campus Network Design
*Microsoft Office skills to include: Visio, Word, Excel & Project
*AutoCAD design experience