Systems Engineering Section Manager

Dynetics Huntsville , AL 35801

Posted 2 months ago

Position Description

Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, is seeking a section manager for the Mechanical Design & Systems Engineering Department to join a diverse team of scientists, engineers and technicians working to create unique solutions for complex problems.

The candidate will join a diverse team primarily focused on providing Systems Engineering support for a wide variety of applications. Candidate will be required to support multiple tasks in parallel, productively contribute in and lead team environments, and communicate effectively to management, employees, coworkers, and customers.

The candidate must accept the responsibility that comes with being a manager within the Mechanical Design & Systems Engineering Department, adopting principles of servant-based leadership and effective communication that demand accountability.

This includes, but is not limited to, mentoring others; setting the tone for the section; leading by example in ethics, attitude, and discipline; coordinating personnel staffing commitments and needs; planning for professional growth for self and personnel; keeping management informed of critical issues; and playing a key role in proposal and business development opportunities as required.

Basic Qualifications

Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor's degree from an accredited university in Engineering with demonstrated experience in requirements development with DOORS software, model-based systems engineering with Cameo or other modeling software tools, and product development.

Candidate is expected to have a minimum of two (2) plus years of technical experience.

Candidate must be a resident of Huntsville, Alabama or be willing to relocate to the Huntsville, Alabama area.

Other Qualifications

In addition to the qualifications listed above, the ideal candidate should be highly organized, demonstrating the ability to manage tasks as required, and should have experience mentoring and teaching SE methods and best practices to peers.

Security Requirements

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.

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COVID Response

Effective December 8, 2021, in order to enter Leidos/Dynetics facilities in the US and to attend Leidos/Dynetics business events outside our facilities, employees will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. All Leidos/Dynetics employees must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks past final dose) unless they are entitled to a legal accommodation.

If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.

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