Environment & Control Systems Engineering Leader

Boeing   •  

Hazelwood, MO

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


Not Specified years

Posted 6 days ago

Training & Professional Services (T&PS) within Boeing Global Services (BGS) Environments and Control Systems (ECS) team is looking for a first level manager to be part of a dynamic and cohesive management team in a large Scaled Agile™ development environment. The ECS team develops the Instructor/Operator stations and threat environments that comprise of flight/maintenance/aircrew simulators and trainers. We support customers all over the world (US and foreign military, Boeing Commercial Aircraft, NASA). Managers are expected to support the team by promoting functional excellence, ensuring that necessary resources are available, and helping to apply lessons learned. The ECS team has internal Boeing partners and external customers, and it is essential that the management team work closely with both sides to coordinate the team's activities.

The ECS team is a large development team, comprised mainly of software engineers, which is supported by multiple managers. The successful candidate will need to work as part of this cohesive leadership team in determining the strategic and tactical direction of the ECS team. Adaptability, the ability to work closely with others, and an open mind are essential attributes of the management team members.

Experience in leading teams is required, and agile development experience is highly beneficial. A background in any or all of the following is desired: military aircraft, weapons simulation, and/or training systems.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Managing multiple inter-related software projects
Prioritizing requirements from multiple customers
Working with other engineering disciplines to produce a high-quality product
Implementing a large-scale agile environment for software development
Hiring, mentoring and training new employees
Building teams and establishing relationships among inter-related teams
Setting high expectations
Performance management for a large and varied team

Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
This position requires the ability to obtain a US Security Clearance for which the US Government requires US Citizenship.
Experience leading Software Development and Sustainment Activities

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
Hands on experience in identifying resource requirements for projects, and manage those resources throughout the project life cycle.
Experience working in Agile work environment
Experience as an Agile Software Development Team Lead
PMP, Scrum Master Certification highly desired.

Available for selected candidate if authorized.

Drug Free Workplace
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