PDS Tech Inc Systems Engineer - Secret in Woburn, Massachusetts

PDS Tech Inc. is seeking a Systems Engineer, in Woburn, MA.


Mgr I Systems Engineering (CD96/G09) or Mgr II Systems Engineering (CD97/G10)The System Validation, Test & Analysis Directorate (SVTAD) organization integrates all aspects of system validation, test, and analysis from initial system architecture, design and development, through system validation. The SVTAD Directorate has overall responsibility for the system integration and test process, test facility management and capital planning, as well as off-site system and flight test conduct, analysis and test problem resolution. Opportunities currently exist within SVTAD's Radar Systems Department. This SVTAD department provides system engineering, integration, and test expertise to the radar, sensor and ship systems programs within IDS. Our opportunities require individuals to perform various engineering activities depending on their experience and skill level, such as system test requirements development, planning, execution, and analysis for system integration and verification in hardware-in-the-loop facilities, flight tests, and sell-off of production radar systems; technical support on-site and as reach-back for deployed sensor systems; and modeling and simulation. Job Description: As a Front Line Leader (FLL) will lead a team of approximately 25 members.As a Front Line Leader (FLL) will conduct Performance Development process actions to include goal, interim and year end performance reviews and discussions with employees in the section. Provide program status, execute corrective actions, and assist the Department Manager in all areas related to program/proposal staffing, cost proposal preparation and approval, personnel development and growth, direction of IDS initiatives, and controlling overhead expenses.Extensive interaction with Program Managers, CPT and IPT Leads, other Section Managers, and the Department Manager to achieve business objectives.Collaborate and communicate with open and honest feedback to section members, perform formal and informal reviews with each member, and establish meaningful and measureable goals with the team that are aligned to the Company Goals. Oversee the development of, review, and approval of program BOEs as required.Lead by example and reinforce to the team the Company Vision, Strategy, Goals & Values.Drives motivation and collaboration within multifaceted and self-directed team.Prepare presentations, written communications and facilitate meetings.This position could be a Salary Grade G09 or Salary Grade G10 based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the knowledge, skills, and experience in this requisition.

Required Skills:

Minimum of 6 years overall engineering experience in a senior or task lead role. Experience on a DoD or Missile Defense program in software/systems integration & test planning and execution. Experience in a prior Leadership role; Project/task, IPT or CPT Lead. Current DoD Secret security clearance.

Required Education:

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Science, or Engineering discipline.

Desired Skills:

Experience with radar systems business and program improvements through process improvement methodologies. Experience with proposal capture process (development of compliant Basis of Estimates, and White Sheet Development). Working knowledge with CMMI (Capability Maturity Model Integration) and Performance Development Process. Ability to influence, excellent written and verbal communication, interpersonal and team building skills, and multitasking. Certified Six Sigma Specialist Familiarity with the Estimate at Complete (EAC) process. Familiarity with the Engineering Labor Forecasting (ELF) System EVMS Certified and professional exposure to EVMS or similar budget tracking system. Master's Degree.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.