DEFENCE DIGITAL | SKYNET
Approvals, Analysis and Systems Engineering
Sirius are the lead for Approvals, Assurance and Value for Money (VfM) on Skynet 6 Management Consultancy Framework Three (MCF3). Skynet 6 is the third largest acquisition programme in the UK MOD, and will deliver the next generation of UK military satellites and their ground services. Sirius have written the key supporting documents for several successful Business Cases on the programme, covering investment in the space and ground segments. Sirius lead the development of Concepts of Analysis (CoAs) across the programme, bringing together OA, cost and schedule analysis to deliver VfM justification for Business Case submission.
Sirius are also supporting Skynet 6, as technical lead for the segment of the programme dealing with the future provision of services.
Analysis Support Construct
Carl Dalton was previously the Maritime and Costs Technical Lead for the last 5 years. In this role he was responsible for helping customers develop their Statement of Requirements, conducting a technical assessment of competitor responses and provide feedback to customers and the Project Management Office, ensuring the supplier proposal meets the required quality standards, attended key meetings throughout the task, checking that the supplier meets the internal assurance requirements, supported all parties in the technological areas of the task, reviewing deliverables before release to the customer, ensuring coherence and support exploitation as well as maintaining good relationship with customers and stakeholders.