Project Engineer II

Sierra Nevada   •  

Englewood, CO

Industry: Business Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 298 days ago

This job is no longer available.


Project Engineersreport to Program Managers and work in concert with the program System Engineer, engineering team, operations team,sub-contracts/contracts team, and allother program elements in execution of a program. Acts as the central communication point for allinternal (and external at PM direction) personnel to ensure that the proper communicationchannels are established and all personnel have the information they need to execute the program. Functions as the primary interface between the program technical team, procurement, and operations.


  • Understand, plan, and execute communication activities in accordance with SNC policies, procedures, and work instructions
  • Interface with Customers to generate Statements of Work, Concept of Operations documents, and/or systems specifications, and oversee the generation of internal specifications, control documents, verification and validation plans, procedures, reports, or other documentation in support of Customer requirements
  • With internal support from affected functional organizations, provides estimates of labor hours and material dollars required to accomplish design, development, and production activities. Negotiate cost/schedule/quality requirements with Customer consistent with scope of work
  • Interface with all program personal to ensure necessary lines of communication are open and information is flowing as required
  • Interface directly with procurement to ensure parts/assemblies are purchased and available to support the master build plan as defined in the Operations Program Plan (OPP)
  • Acts as the interface between engineering and procurement in the identification of long lead parts and part changes required due to lead times
  • Interfaces directly with schedulers to ensure any program impact due to parts availability is understood and incorporated into project plans


Plan and execute engineering design, development, and production activities consistent with Customer quality, cost and schedule requirements

This includes generation of Engineering Program Plans (EPPs) in accordance with the Technical Management and Planning (TMAP) process, part of SNC's Integrated Product Development Process (IPDP)

Communication point for all program team members

Schedule and conduct Gate 5-11 reviews in accordance with the approved EPP

Tracks drawing releaseschedule to ensure it meets Integrated Master Scheduledeadlines in support of procurement need dates

Ensure technical CDRLs are prepared and submitted in accordance with the contract requirements


Communication point for all program team members

Work with planning and procurement to track vendor delivery dates to ensure they meets Integrated Master Scheduledeadlines in support of the approved OPP


Punctuality to work each day and prepared to work scheduled work hours

Other duties as assigned


Responsible for thoughtful adherence to all SNC Policies, Procedures, and Compliance regulations (internal and external)


Minimum physical requirements to perform all duties and responsibilities, as defined by management

SNC job descriptions are meant as summarizations only. They do not necessarily reflect all duties and responsibilities of a position


  • Requires a BS in Related Field.
  • 3+ years of experience in positions involving design and development of system architectures, hardware configuration items, or software configuration
  • Experience with aircraft production and/or modification & communications and/or ISR equipment integration preferred
  • Military Aircraft experience preferred
  • Strong communication and inter-personal skills
  • Ability to understand detailed Integrated Master Schedules and provide feedback on dependencies
  • Detail oriented
  • Familiarity with (operations) planning, purchasing, production, shipping/receiving, and quality assurance functions is highly desirable