Engineering Project Manager

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a talented Engineering Project Manager to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

The Product Engineering Department is a design-focused group of engineers specializing in advanced hardware-based solutions. The individual selected for this position will be responsible for leading technical programs involving software, electrical, optical, and mechanical subsystems for a variety of military and aerospace customers. Key responsibilities include work breakdown, planning, scheduling, tracking, and execution of complex tasking within technical, schedule, and budget constraints. This position encompasses the complete lifecycle of a program from concept development through design and into production. The selected candidate will develop proposals and quotations for projects and products. The selected candidate will serve as the primary customer interface for projects. The position requires strong communication skills and demonstrated experience exhibiting good judgement. Experience with systems engineering and electronics development are also required. Some travel for meetings and test events may be required.

The ideal candidate will thrive in a learning environment that encourages leadership and technical growth.

Basic Qualifications

  • Candidate must possess a Bachelor's of Science in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent degree from an ABET-accredited institution with a 3.0 or higher GPA
  • Candidate must have 5+ years experience managing technical programs that involve development of electronic systems
  • Candidate must demonstrate a strong understanding of program planning and execution techniques and tools 
  • Candidate must have an understanding of systems engineering principles, design and manufacturing processes, and quality systems
  • Candidate must have experience successfully leading multi-disciplinary teams in a collaborative engineering environment
  • Candidate must demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Candidate must have excellent customer interaction and presentation skills
  • Candidates must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area

Other Qualifications

Preference shown to candidates who possess a Bachelor's of Science in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or equivalent degree from an ABET-accredited institution with a 3.5 or higher GPA

Preference shown to candidates who possess a Master's of Science in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or equivalent degree from an ABET-accredited university

Preference shown to candidates who have experience and/or working knowledge of:

  • Developing products for military or aerospace applications
  • AS9100 quality systems and compliance
  • Navigating DoD acquisition processes and methods
  • Risk identification, analysis, and management techniques
  • Subcontract management including creating SOW, and managing technical, schedule and budget for both large and small subcontractors.
  • Proposal management including identifying key partners, developing statements of work for subcontracts, planning and writing proposal response.

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.

Job Number:
01.01.02-2020-12
Closing Date:
01/22/2021

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