Mechanical Engineering Section Manager - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-29
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


El Segundo
California
United States

Job Description:
The Mechanical Engineering Section Manager (SM) is the front line leader in the ISRS EO & Lasers Mechanical Department. The SM is responsible for the direct supervision of up to 15 Mechanical Engineers that provide technical solutions to a wide range of complex problems related to the design, documentation, build, and integration of EO/IR system hardware. The SM should be familiar with the design environment and documentation methods.

Job Related Activities:

  • Interface between the section and the supported programs
  • Oversight of technical, cost, and schedule concerns for projects generated by members of the section
  • Decisions on administrative issues affecting personnel including budget compliance
  • Responsible for staffing forecast and strategies
  • Support for compensation planning, including section ratings
  • Provides career counseling, mentoring, and coaching directly to section personnel
  • Responsible for planning training for section members; monitors training efforts to ensure their employees are achieving their individual development plan including both technical and non-technical training
  • Responsible for the timely conduct of all performance and development reviews

Required Skills:
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in an engineering environment
  • Experience with design, assembly, and documentation of electro-optical components and sub-systems
  • Experience in the development, review, release, and sustaining of hardware documentation
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date

Desired Skills:
  • Minimum of 2 years of team leadership experience
  • Ability to lead diverse teams successfully through the design process
  • Solid foundation and understanding of Integrated Product Development System (IPDS)
  • Familiar with engineering metrics and bidding enablers
  • Solid knowledge of the hardware development process
  • Department of Defense related product experience desired
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Possess current security clearance
  • Effective communication skills, including verbal and written

Required Education:
  • Bachelor’s degree (BS) in Engineering, Math, Science or related field

Desired Education:
  • Master's degree in Engineering, Math, Science or related field

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.
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Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.