This position functionally leads and takes responsibility for leadership technical content of the Engineering disciplines as the functional manager for Site and Facility Engineering studio which includes the following disciplines.
Developing critical software engineering skills, developing core SW project leadership skills, deploying resources to programs, ensuring optimal application of critical expertise and best practices, and approval of costing inputs, risks, and opportunities.
As a Developer the position performs complex research, design, and software development assignments within a software functional area or product line, and provides direct input to project plans, schedules, and methodology in the development of cross-functional software products.
Strong understanding of Electrical Engineering, New Product Development, and Project Management concepts and methodologies relating to the manufacture and assembly of quality electrical appliances in the consumer goods category:
Oversee engineering estimate and work plan development at the inception of each project, as well as rigorous earned value and change management processes from conceptual design throughout the projects life cycle.
The successful candidate will help their section members understand our organization's vision and principles, build a culture that empowers and motivates individual excellence, and establish functional homeroom shared accountability for program performance.
The candidate must have excellent communication skills, experience with flight line operational requirements, mishap procedures and be capable of working in a matrix environment with multiple sources of management guidance.
As the Systems Engineering Manager at DRS you will manage the Systems Engineering functional group in Dallas, TX as they support the development of complex EO/IR products throughout the full system life cycle.
Work cross-functionally across internal and external leadership teams to manage and resolve escalated day to day issues regarding the daily execution of Fresh Channel, McLane Suneast and key vendor partners including Taylor Farms, Bakery Express & New York International.