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Leidos’ Security Enterprise Solutions is seeking an Engineering Program Manager to join our innovative engineering team to develop novel solutions that make travel safer and more efficient on a global level. The program manager will work directly with Product Line Management, Engineering, Services and Manufacturing to understand internal and external customer requirements, develop program plans and drive the program on schedule and budget. This is a great opportunity for an Engineering Program Manager with a background in product development and a passion for engineering to plan and manage engineering design and development projects involving hardware or software solutions in a diverse and collaborative product development environment.
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Leidos Civil Group helps modernize infrastructure, systems, and security. We are a trusted partner to both government and highly-regulated commercial customers looking for transformative solutions in mission IT, security, software, engineering, and operations. We work with our customers including the FAA, DOE, NASA, National Science Foundation, Transportation Security Administration, Custom and Border Protection, airports, and electric utilities to make the world safer, healthier, and more efficient. Our customers take on the toughest challenges out there, and at times need a helping hand from specialists in their fields. We combine our scale as a Fortune 500 company with the deep technical knowledge of our core capabilities and the expertise of our talented and diverse workforce to deliver mission-centric innovations. For each of these core capabilities, we have developed proven, repeatable processes that help us deliver agile, cost-effective solutions to foster a better world.
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The Engineering Program Manager is the key point of contact for the program:
Responsible for project scope, schedule and budget
Drive both the engineering team, as well as the cross-functional team to achieve program objectives.
Lead the team through the New Product Introduction lifecycle phases including requirements, concept development, design reviews, V&V and release to production.
Lead program meetings, technical meetings, program reviews and gate reviews.
Work with the team to identify and manage program risks
Prioritize team efforts to meet the program schedule
Lead and influence cross-functional teams to accomplish program goals.
Communicate regularly and clearly to internal and external program stakeholders
Be able to explain technical challenges and risks to a non-technical audience
What Sets You Apart:
BS/BA in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or similar and 8+ years of experience. May consider additional years of experience in lieu of a degree.
Previous experience as a program manager involving hardware and software development
Strong planning skills including defining requirements, time estimating, stakeholder at each phase of project, documentation, and testing
Broad Engineering background sufficient to analyze design data related to electrical, software, mechanical, and physical science disciplines. Position requires working with subject matter experts to make design trade-offs with respect to cost and performance.
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills are required for effective interface with all internal and external contacts.
Highly motivated, resourceful and creative solution finder
US Citizenship required
You Might Also Have:
Experience with Agile software development practice
Experience working with teams on product development of algorithms, imaging systems or trace analysis systems, software and network solutions
Hands-on design engineering experience with the development, and production of electronics equipment for use in medical devices, government security and/or military applications, or similar
The Leidos Security Enterprise Solutions (SES) team has developed a suite of integrated solutions for aviation, ports, borders, and critical infrastructure customers around the world. We provide automated threat detection for weapons, narcotics, explosives, contraband, and undeclared goods, as well as nuclear and radioactive materials, by leveraging industry leading screening technologies, AI/ML capabilities and advanced biometric tools. We have more than 24,000 products deployed across 120 countries, including best-in-class security checkpoint and inspection systems for people, checked baggage and more.
Check out the links below to learn more about Security Enterprise Solutions (SES)
Pay Range:Pay Range $84,500.00 - $152,750.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 46,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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