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Project Engineer DMSMS Obsolescence Group
San Diego, CA
General Atomics Aeronautical SystemsTitle:
Project Engineer - DMSMS / Obsolescence GroupJob Category:
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time SalaryJob Summary:
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. (GA-ASI) an affiliate of General Atomics is a world leader in proven reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems. We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.
We have an exciting career opportunity for a Staff Project Engineer in our DMSMS / Obsolescence Engineering Group located in Poway CA.
As our UAV/GCS platforms age end-of-life from components through complete assemblies has become a critical issue that impacts our entire fleet. GA-ASI has an exciting opportunity to work in our new DMSMS team to resolve these obsolescence issues across all customers and platforms. We are looking for experienced Project Engineers that are highly motivated well organized excellent communicators with strong technical skills to join us.
With limited direction this position exercises considerable latitude for initiating developing and implementing solutions for the mitigation of advanced technical engineering problems. This position will coordinate with GA-ASIs Engineering Disciplines as well as Customer organizations to develop and implement mitigation strategies to system level obsolescence issues experienced by GA-ASI’s Unmanned Aerial Systems.Duties and Responsibilities:
+ Develop and present trade studies develop resolution engineering change proposals (ECPs).
+ Responsible for the development / execution of technical plans IMS and budgets to support DMSMS projects.
+ Overall management of complex technical projects from initiation to complete fielding of new or modified UAV systems and LRUs to ensure the continued supportability and viability of the systems.
+ Support engineering / manufacturing with the design development prototyping and production introduction of DMS solutions.
+ Work with staff to successfully complete airworthiness assessments as well as ground and flight testing as required.
+ Interface with technical publications staff to ensure documentation updates are implemented as needed.
+ Present report(s) at engineering meetings participates in program reviews and consults on problems.
+ Provide expert guidance and consulting to other staff members working on difficult engineering problems.
+ Provide focal point for technical communication within the Company management and may represent the Company as the prime technical contact to customers and/or government regulatory agencies.
+ Anticipate future engineering needs and the modifications required to accomplish a technical goal.
+ May assume technical and engineering responsibility of the success of an identifiable project.
+ Direct activities of design or technical staff and may lead a team of moderately experienced professional staff.
+ Maintain the strict confidentiality of sensitive information.
+ Perform other duties as assigned.
+ Typically requires a bachelor’s degree and (15) years of engineering experience or a master’s degree and (13) years of experience in engineering.
+ Demonstrates an extensive technical expertise and application of engineering principles concepts theory and practice with the ability to organize plan schedule conduct and coordinate workloads to meet established deadlines or milestones with some experience in project leadership.
+ Must possess the ability to understand new concepts quickly and apply them accurately throughout an evolving environment. Strong communication presentation and interpersonal skills are required enabling an effective interface with other departments and/or professionals and capable of representing the organization as a prime technical contact as well as providing leadership and guidance to less experienced professionals.
+ Customer focused formulates plans based on the development of innovative new designs in resolving advanced technical engineering problems.
+ US Citizenship is required for this position.
+ Must be able to work both independently and in a team environment. Able to work extended hours as required.Travel Percentage Required:
0% - 25%Clearance Required?
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