Software Engineering Division Director
Looking for an excellent opportunity at a CMMI award-winning organization? We have a 100% customer satisfaction rating, a great work environment, and offer competitive benefits.
Cepeda Systems and Software Analysis, Inc. (CSSA) provides software engineering, systems engineering, and process improvement services for our customers. CSSA has achieved a rating of Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) Level 2 for Services and CMMI Level 3 for Development. We have a 100% customer satisfaction rating and have won numerous awards at the local and national level. We treat one another with respect, foster collaboration while maintaining individual accountability, value multiple perspectives and diverse expertise, and encourage new ideas that surface throughout the organization. CSSA offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package.
Primarily responsible for providing leadership, vision, direction, and planning for the Software Engineering Division.
Ensures overall success, productivity, and growth of the Software Engineering Division.
Develops and maintains strong relationships with customers and identifies opportunities for growth
Participates in strategic planning and collaborate with other Directors and the President to set the direction of the company
Champions for corporate culture, core values, mission and vision
Meets Division corporate goals
Provides support to the Business Development team to allow CSSA to grow in a direction consistent with the business plan
Makes recommendations to improve processes, increase efficiency and profitability, and increase customer satisfaction
Participates in corporate initiatives
Provides leadership, management and oversight to direct reports to ensure customer and employee requirements are met
Mentors direct reports and grow leaders
Supports recruiting activities
A secondary responsibility:
Education and Experience:
A BA/BS degree from an ABET accredited college in a Systems or Software Engineering related field, or Computer Science is required
This position requires a minimum of 15 years of overall engineering experience and an additional 12 years of executive leadership and management experience. A master's degree in Engineering or an MBA is highly desirable.
Extensive experience in managing engineering teams
Extensive Software Engineering experience as a practitioner and as a manager
Extensive experience working as a government contractor in the engineering domain
Extensive experience in NASA and DoD
Extensive experience in senior-level leadership positions
Exceptional communication skills
Exceptional customer interaction skills
Well-connected in the local marketplace, especially in the federal sector
Ability to Listen and Collaborate with others
Passion for CSSA's Mission
Ability to attract and inspire others
Ability to deal well with conflict, handle adversity with grace, and keep a sense of perspective
Doesn't let obstacles stand in the way and can persevere through difficult times for the organization
Goal-driven with a high degree of motivation and energy and a proven record of productivity
Ability to sift through alternatives, deliberate, and then arrive at a sound decision
Ability to think strategically but able to implement plans effectively to move the organization forward
Ability to identifying new business opportunities with existing customers and capturing them
Occasional Travel is required (up to 10%)
U.S. Citizenship is required
Candidate must obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance
CSSA is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Cepeda Systems & Software Analysis