Mgr II- Program Eng

BAE Systems Austin, TX
BAE Systems is seeking experienced and driven engineering professionals to join our rapidly expanding engineering team developing active EO/IR systems. We are looking for a Product Technical Lead (PTL) who can coordinate and manage the program engineering activities from early development phases through the transition of designs into production. The successful candidate will serve as the Engineer Manager responsible developing complex active EO/IR products. Apply now to join a dedicated team designing and building innovative solutions that will meet critical customer needs.

Specific job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

* Manage engineering cost, schedule and technical scope on the program

* Serve as the Engineering focal point for the project for integrated plans, issues reporting, risk management, etc.

* Serve as technical liaison to the customer

* Coordinate technical input for proposals and participate in subsequent contract negotiations

* Coordinate with functional engineering organizations to ensure the program is adequately staffed for successful execution

* Manage risks and opportunities in cooperation with the project leadership team

* Ensure the engineering team adhere to all aspects of company policy with respect security, safety, export control, ethics and engineering rigor

* Work with customer to maintain notional schedule of program activities

* Mentor and guide younger engineers involved in program activities

The ideal candidate will have direct experience with the design, development, qualification or field-testing of EO/IR systems for military applications. Good interpersonal skills and the ability to interact with customers are also required.

This position is contingent upon program award.