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Installation Design Authority (IDA)

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Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Date Added
February 5th, 2024

Job Specification

Installation Design Authority (IDA) Specialist Tasking

HMS Excellent is home to the Naval Headquarters and front-line training units. Based on Whale Island in Portsmouth Harbour, it successfully blends heritage and history with a modern and progressive outlook. HMS Excellent is a unique shore establishment with its roots in more than 100 years of naval history.


  • Provide costed options and technical design solutions that conform to the standards and procedures of JSP 604, Cabinet Office Information Assurance Framework and HMG Policy Framework for CIS non-compliances on Navy Command sites as directed under this tasking.
  • Provide Navy Command assurance that CIS installations conform to the standards and procedures of JSP 604, Cabinet Office Information Assurance Framework and HMG Policy Framework.
  • Provide technical compliance inspection for Navy Command CIS installations based on the standards in JSP 604.
  • Provide CIS technical design support as directed by the IDA Team Leader
  • Ensure that delivery of CIS/ICT infrastructure installations across Navy Command sites as directed under this tasking are in accordance with JSP 440/JSP 604/SDIP 29.
  • Provide assistance with and guidance on the updating, creation, and maintenance of as fitted drawings including site plans, location maps, and system documentation to improve the Configuration Management of Navy Command sites CIS infrastructure as directed under this tasking.


  • As required to support infrastructure change requests across the Navy Estate, directed by the IDA team leader or in their absence the Telecoms and Fixed Infrastructure Service Lead

Person Specification

To be considered for this role you will have the following:

Desirable Skills

  • MOD security clearance or be content to undergo Security Clearance to SC level.
  • Experience in technical design and surveys.
  • Knowledge of industry standards and JSP 604
  • Background knowledge of either naval or maritime would be advantageous
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Able to follow laid down process
  • Computer literate and good knowledge of Microsoft applications.

Role specifics

  • Start date - ASAP
  • End date - October 2024
  • Rate - dependent on experience and interview
  • Base Location - NCHQ, Leach Building, Whale Island, Portsmouth

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