8 days old
2018-07-102018-08-09

Systems Engineering Senior Manager

Lockheed Martin
Huntsville, AL
  • Job Code
    440107BR
  • Jobs Rated
    8th
Manage the THAAD Ground Systems Development (GSD) System Engineering (SE) group, which is comprised of 4 teams: Requirements and Verification (R&V), Execution and Integration (E&I), Engagement Operations (EO), and Force Operations (FO). The Systems Engineering group supports the following THAAD Ground Systems products: Fire Control & Communication (TFCC), Launcher, and Peculiar Support Equipment (PSE). This leader, who manages the efforts of 35 systems engineers, will be supported by a Deputy Manager, and is a direct report to the THAAD GSD Program Manager

The R&V group performs requirements decomposition, manages the requirements databases, publishes the specs, and develops verification artifacts for all GSD products

The E&I group supports the execution of the program and hardware/software integration efforts in the lab and in the field

The EO group is the architectural design group primarily responsible for all EO functionality within TFCC, owning all the EO-type algorithms as well as the modeling and simulation activity which supports the design activity. This group also supports verification of any requirements which are marked for analysis, maintains the SE tool box which is used for analysis, coordinates the weapon system data log reviews for TFCC, and supports flight test performance analysis and issue resolution

The FO group is the architectural design group primarily responsible for all FO functionality within TFCC, owning all the FO-type algorithms as well as the modeling and simulation activity which supports the design activity. This group also supports verification of any requirements which are marked for analysis, development of battle plans to support weapon system testing and specialized battle plans used in the field, and supports flight test performance analysis and issue resolution

The Systems Engineering teams provide the interface between the Ground Systems Development Software teams and the WSEIT organization, and routinely participate in code reviews, code test issue resolution, and algorithmic implementation intent with the GSD SW teams

This Senior Manager will help shape and drive technical content of the evolving THAAD mission and the associated IRAD and BD pursuits, and ensure proposals for USG and FMS customers are comprehensive and executable. This Senior Manager will drive execution of a multitude of projects executed in parallel while providing technical and management oversight to ensure mission success. In addition, this leader will oversee talent planning/staffing, monitor Earned Value Management performance, provide technical integration across the THAAD Program, regularly interface with senior leadership on the THAAD Program (Lockheed Martin, MDA, Army and FMS customers), and actively collaborate with the LOB and Lockheed Martin Central Engineering on critical needs and issue resolution

Basic Qualifications
• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related discipline
• 10 years of demonstrated success leading multi-functional engineering teams with increasing levels of responsibility (e.g., Lead, 1st & 2nd level Manager, etc.)
• Demonstrated experience/expertise in systems engineering or software engineering
• Extensive knowledge and application of systems engineering processes across the full product life cycle
• Ability to work within a dynamic, fast-paced environment
• Proven successful execution track record for meeting technical, schedule and cost objectives for programs
• Generating cost/schedule estimates of varying complexity for new business pursuits and proposals
• Demonstrated ability to successfully collaborate with customers, peers and senior leadership
• Active DoD Secret clearance or higher

Desired skills
• Command & Control (C2) Systems…THAAD Fire Control is a plus
• System design, algorithm development, simulation, requirements, weapon system ground/flight test, verification processes, and tools (DOORs)
• Supporting large scale software development
• Willingness to accept responsibility, be held accountable, and exercise authority to ensure Mission Success
• Track record of sustained drive and energy to manage multiple simultaneous activities
• Proven ability to dissect complex problems into executable plans, and demonstrated tenacity to work through obstacles to attain closure
• Effective interaction with customers (internal and external), demonstrating sound situational reasoning and judgment and interpersonal skills
• Excellent communication skills (verbal and written), with an ability to deliver effective presentations
• Strong facilitation skills that produce positive outcomes
• Process improvement within and across organizational boundaries to drive efficiencies
• Ability to develop technical talent and to build bench strength to sustain organizational expertise

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories

Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we’re engineering a better tomorrow

Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status

Job Location(s): Huntsville Alabama

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