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Principal Project Engineer

Company: Leonardo Drs
Location: Palm Bay
Posted on: May 15, 2024

Job Description:

Leonardo DRS is a prime contractor, leading technology innovator and supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and defense contractors worldwide. The company specializes in naval and maritime systems, ground combat mission command and network computing, global satellite communications and network infrastructure, avionics systems, and intelligence and security solutions. Additionally, the company builds power systems and electro-optical/infrared systems for a wide range of commercial customers. Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, Leonardo DRS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.comJob ID: 109582The Leonardo DRS Airborne and Intelligence Systems business is a global leader and strategic partner committed to delivering world-class, full life-cycle defense and intelligence products that protect the security of our nation and our allies. From air combat training to state-of-the-art electronic warfare systems, our technology is deployed by virtually all U.S. military and government agencies around the world.Job SummaryJob SummaryResponsible for leading all engineering efforts for a complex project or projects on time and budget. Ensure design compliance with all project requirements. Job ResponsibilitiesLead and possibly manage all engineering efforts for a highly complex project or projects on time and budgetEnsure design compliance with all project requirementsReview customer specifications and requirements, and manage a project team to develop designs to best support them, including cost as a key design variableProvide budget, cost and schedule input for design assignmentsCommunicate clearly (written and oral) with manufacturing, supply chain, program management and the customer as requiredParticipate heavily in preparation of the highly complex and significant proposalsInteract with technical management, other professionals, technicians and support personnel to coordinate, recommend and confer regarding technical activities and progressLead and may manage a project team or teams as assignedSupport, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organizationAttend appropriate engineering, customer or business meetingsMentor and coach less experienced engineersOther duties as assigned Job Responsibilities Part IIProvide leadership to program or project team. Assures communication and cooperation among team members and resolves areas of conflictEnsure a timely closeout of completed programs to ensure that all obligations are satisfied, and program documentation is properly recorded.Understand and develop leading verses lagging indicatorsDevelop and execute program corrective action strategiesMay partner with various stakeholders on planning process and system improvementsDevelop and understand principles of program planning. Broad application of principles, theories, and concepts in applicable discipline, plus working knowledge of other related fieldsDevelop and understand cash flow management principlesSupport, communicate, reinforce, and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization. QualificationsMasters degree in engineering or related technical field with a minimum of 15 years of experienceMastery of technologies and domain knowledgeElectronic Warfare systems definition and development.Electronic Support / Direction Finding systems development.Tactical systems development, verification, and fielding.Embedded Systems design and development.Design for Manufacturing / Design for TestHigh level of knowledge and experience in multiple engineering disciplines enough to lead engineers on the project teamAbility to lead and possibly will manage a team of engineers to complete a highly complex project or projectsTaking care of our people is a top priority at Leonardo DRS. We are proud to offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, including medical, dental, and vision coverage, a company contribution to a health savings account, telemedicine, life and disability insurance, legal insurance, and a 401(k) savings plan. We champion wellness programs that focus on physical, emotional, and financial well-being. We develop our talent by offering programs and activities to support career-growth, professional development, and skill enhancement. And we understand there is more to life than work, and the importance of offering flexible work schedules with our 9/80 program, competitive vacation, health/emergency leave, paid parental leave, and community service hours.*Some employees are eligible for limited benefits onlyLeonardo DRS, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.#AISby Jobble

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