Production Engineer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) is seeking a Production Engineer to support the Project Management Office for Aircraft Survivability Equipment (PMO ASE) located in Huntsville, AL. The candidate will function as an integral member of a team of Government, Military, and Contractor Personnel that provides program, engineering, and technical support to PMO ASE.  PMO ASE is an acquisition management organization under the Program Executive Office for Intelligence, Electronic Warfare & Sensors (PEO IEW&S).  The team provides acquisition management support, program research, engineering, logistics, and technical support for the development and fielding of world class aircraft survivability equipment.

The candidate will work within PMO ASE supporting designated Product Offices by providing management oversight and technical expertise for the production of Aircraft Survivability Equipment systems, subsystems, and components.  The candidate will be expected to provide detailed reports that exhibit the status, potential issues/risks and root cause/corrective actions, planning activities, and the management of production delivery schedules of multiple products and components within various stages of the DoD Acquisition Life Cycle.  The candidate will provide the planning, management, and oversight to the design, development, and fabrication of components for DoD weapons systems. The candidate will also support manufacturing validations, process validations, audits, and other engineering functions to conduct evaluations and make recommendations to improve contractor and supplier manufacturing and production programs and activities.

The candidate will monitor vendor performance, including resolving production and quality related problems, and provide identification and mitigation of design and test deficiencies and non-conformances.  Additionally, the candidate is expected to have expert knowledge and experience with DoD, DCMA, PEO-Aviation, and PMO ASE production engineering and systems engineering processes and procedures.


Education Requirement(s):
  • Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience.
Job Description and Experience:
  • Experience in production planning documentation, performing production reviews and preparing risk assessment.
  • Familiarity with Failure Reporting and Corrective Action Systems (FRACAS).
  • Review and provide Production Engineering input into the verification and validation of statement of work (SOW) and contract data requirements list (CDRL) requirements.
  • Coordinate and communicate directly with high level representatives of the government and prime contractors. Conduct Production Line Validations (PLV) and support Production Readiness Reviews (PRR).
  • Participate and work as a team member on Integrated Product Teams (IPTs).
  • Knowledge and experience in Quality Assurance and/or ASQ auditing.
  • Experience with ISO 9001 processes and procedures.
Clearance Requirement:
  • Must currently possess or be able to obtain a Secret Clearance.

Desired Qualifications