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Sr. Project Engineer - Hardware - Hybrid

Company: BAE Systems
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:

Job DescriptionJoin us at our brand-new location in Cedar Rapids. The Navigation and Sensor Systems organization is a growing business area developing the next generation of advanced military navigation systems. If you have an engineering project management background, then this is the place to be. Pilots may fly aircraft, but our navigation systems create the route and keep those pilots on course. What are you waiting for! Come be part of the immediate solution in Cedar Rapids and "plant your flag."Our employees work on the world's most advanced electronics -from detecting threats for F-35 pilots to illuminating the night for soldiers. Spanning air, land,sea, and space, we are developing the technology of tomorrow, delivered today. Drawingstrength from our differences, we're innovating for the future. And you can, too.Our flexible work environment provides you a chance to change the world without giving upyour personal life. We put our customers first - exemplified by our mission: "We Protect ThoseWho Protect Us ." BAE Systems continues to build on a strong history of providing navigation equipment to meet the evolving needs of commercial and military users. Our navigation solutions provided enhanced situational awareness and pinpoint accuracy for airborne and surface missions worldwide. Leading the way in GPS systems, our array of products cover airborne, precision-guided munitions, ground handheld receivers and embedded applications. Sound like a team you want to be a part of? Come build your career with BAE Systems.Our engineers are the lifeblood of our company and we're more than 5,000 strong. With our robust offering of educational and career development opportunities, your chances to grow are limitless.The Role: In this role, you will:Develop hardware development project plans, schedule, cost, and risk managementDetermine and define project scope and objectivesProvide technical leadership to Design Engineers and program teamsDevelop Basis of Estimates (BOE), Work Breakdown Structures (WBS) and resource requirements matricesDevelop and manage various program status reports and briefings to internal and external stakeholdersProvide technical support to contracts with vendors and suppliersUtilize industry best practices, techniques, and standards throughout the entire project lifecycleWho you are:You possess excellent organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple component tasks and assignmentsYou possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, as well as excellent interpersonal skills (Customers, Peers, Management and Suppliers)You're willing to put in the time and effort it takes to get the job doneYou are always looking for ways to do things better and fasterBecause this role involves a combination of collaborative/in-person and independent work, it will take the form of a hybrid work format, with time split between working onsite and remotely.Required Education, Experience, & SkillsMust have a Bachelor's degreeMust have 5+ years of engineering project management experienceMechanical and/or Electrical Engineering backgroundExcellent analytical skillsProven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget and timelineExperience executing projects through the full development lifecycleUS CitizenMust be capable of obtaining a U.S. DoD Secret security clearancePreferred Education, Experience, & SkillsCandidates with Bachelor's in EngineeringProject Management Professional (PMP) certification preferredPast experience as a Project EngineerAbout BAE Systems Electronic SystemsBAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems' game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.

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