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We are looking for an experienced Engineering Technical Staff Manager to join our Systems Engineering team. In the role, you will provide guidance, leadership, and management to a team of up to 25 engineers. You will also serve as a valued Engineering advisor to the Electronic Systems sector's Systems Engineering organization and Electronic Combat Systems (ECS) business area.
The position requires strong interpersonal skills and technical leadership as you will be a key leader and mentor in the department, employing leadership, presence, and influence to foster teamwork and execution. You will provide oversight of the execution of Systems Engineering principles and practices throughout all phases of the lifecycle, including process tailoring, architecture development and review, requirements development, design, integration and test, transition to production, and product support.
- Group staffing, recruiting, and workforce planning
- Developing individual and group goals and objectives
- Communicating flow-down
- Collecting and providing performance feedback
- Career mentoring including development of career and training plans
- Ensuring group members adhere to BAE Systems' cultural principals, policies, and vision
- Tracking program execution through metrics and technical reviews
- Providing technical support to programs through proposal and cost estimation reviews, participation in independent design reviews, architecture review boards and other technical reviews
- Managing engineering initiatives
Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 10 years work experience or equivalent experience
Required Skills and Education
Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as Engineering, Mathematics, or Computer Science and 12 years of work experience
Proven Systems Engineering background and leadership skills with experience in all aspects of the system lifecycle
Strong written and verbal communication skills with experience in communicating technical concepts
Preferred Skills and Education
Master's degree in Systems Engineering
Prior employee management experience
U.S. Citizen with active DoD Secret Clearance
About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere – from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact – for our customers and the communities we serve.
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