BAE Systems is seeking an Engineering Section Leader reporting to HW Engineering in the Electronic Combat Solutions (ECS) Business Area. We are a growing business area with significant career growth opportunities. If this is of interest, we would like to hear from you.
The Section Leader provides supervisory and mentoring responsibilities to a Section within HW Engineering.
Responsibilities of this position comprises applied program execution, functional leadership, talent management, and special initiatives/assignments focused on continuously improving the HW discipline.
The position requires demonstrated interpersonal skills, broad technical leadership expertise, and project management experience.
This position requires participation in the hiring process and is responsible for developing, counseling and evaluating performance of staff.
This position requires direct program support to Engineering design, analysis, testing, and support of the product through the lifecycle. Candidates should have experience leading teams and projects, managing schedules, generating responsible bids, assessing technical reviews and work products, tracking and trending metrics, implementing HW process, managing HW Initiatives, working with Deliverable Product, and supporting customers
Serve as functional manager for 10-20 engineers.
Fulfill and negotiate staffing resources to support Program needs.
Support proposals, bids, BOEs, Execution reviews, Corrective Actions, technical reviews, Initiatives, and report generation.
Coach and Mentor junior and mid-level engineers.
Establish and monitor Functional Training Plans for staff.
Maintain a safe work environment and ensures compliance with safety objectives and policies and rules.
Develop and maintain effective relationships with peers and customers to resolve technical problems and implement solutions.