Mgr III- Engineering Project

BAE Systems Lexington, MA
BAE Systems is seeking a Product Realization Group Lead (PRGL) for our Electro-Optic/Infra-Red (EO/IR) Cameras Product Realization Group. The position will report to the Survivability, Targeting and Sensing Solutions (STS) Business Area Engineering Director (BAED).

The EO/IR Cameras PRGL is the primary engineering leader focusing on program execution and new business growth. At the discretion of the STS BAED, the EO/IR Cameras PRGL is the delegated business area engineering authority - ensuring that all aspects of the solution design and development, including the application of Core Engineering Processes, Design Reviews and Technical Bid Reviews are appropriately tailored and deployed across the business center.

* Partner with and support the relevant Product Line Directors and staff to develop and deliver products and systems that meet our customer needs

* Partner and collaborate across ES and STS engineering (PRGLs and Discipline Leads) as well as other functions to effectively support engineering across the enterprise

* Meet cost, schedule and technical performance for all EO/IR camera projects through their life cycle

* Ensure preparation and approval of competitive engineering bids that are executable, meet established price-to-win targets, and grow the business

* Design responsibility for all EO/IR camera products, architects, subject matter experts, project technical leads and engineering disciplines

* Serve as overall customer (internal / external) engineering POC for the product area

* In collaboration with the leadership team, prepare and communicate Product and Technology Roadmaps that sustain and grow the business

* Identify and support the development of critical skills and resources

* Develop and maintain measures related to engineering performance

* Develop and lead continuous improvement activities and ensure adoption within the organization

* Ensure proper application of process based on the size and complexity of the project

* Establish goals, performance standards, budgets and staffing plans

* Improve processes and skills that support programs

As a leader and supervisor the EO/IR Cameras PRGL must also:

* Achieve established business and engineering financial targets

* Work across organizational boundaries to solve problems and secure resources

* Recruit, train, develop and retain Project Technical Leads (PTLs) and teams to meet business needs

* Recruit, train, develop and retain Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to meet business needs

* Perform supervisory duties in alignment with the business