LEONARDO DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requir
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Systems Engineering Manager

DRS Technologies • 
Dallas, Texas, United States
Position Type: Permanent
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LEONARDO DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.



Headquartered in Washington, DC, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo, which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture that rewards performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at
www.leonardodrs.com.


Company Overview

LEONARDO DRS Electro Optical Infrared Systems (EOIS) has locations in Dallas, TX, Melbourne, FL, and Cypress, CA. We develop, manufacture, and support infrared and electro-optical solutions for soldiers, ground vehicles and airborne platforms. We offer an exciting and challenging work environment, a competitive salary and benefits package, and a business culture that rewards performance.


Employing the world’s brightest. Supporting the world’s bravest.


Location

Dallas, TX


SUMMARY OF ROLE

Job Requirements:
Responsible for leading and managing a team of System Engineers supporting the EOIS business unit in development, qualification and sustainment of EO/IR system products. Involved with the analysis, design, development and implementation of new and/or existing systems/sub-systems.

May include Architectural Design, Requirements Engineering, or others. Determine system specifications. Support acquisition of hardware and software (or subcontractor services as needed).


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Responsible for managing a team of engineers on complex activities and completion on time and budget

  • Ability to manage a technical group independently

  • Manage budget, cost and schedule input for design assignments

  • Drive the program design to cost and design for manufacture requirements

  • Communicate clearly (written and oral) with other company personnel and the customer as required

  • Participate in preparation of proposals

  • Manage and direct the work of others as assigned

  • Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization

  • Assist the organization with workforce planning and management of engineering discretionary budgets and overhead budgets.

  • Attend appropriate engineering, customer or business meetings

  • Manage/supervise a team of engineers


Basic Qualifications and Desired Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering is required.

  • A Master’s degree in is preferred.

  • Minimum of seven years engineering experience encompassing systems configuration items is required.

  • Must be a US citizen.

  • Must currently possess or be able to obtain a security clearance


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Normal office duties


Work Conditions

  • Travel may be required up to 10%/year



Only candidates that meet the qualifications as outlined above will be contacted for further information.

Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Only US citizens are eligible for a Security Clearance.


LEONARDO DRS is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law. #EOIS

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