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Job #: R-00021128
Location: Newport, RI
Category: Engineering Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense


Job Description:

The Navy Array Technical Support Center (NATSC) is the depot-level repair activity for US Navy surface ship and submarine towed sonar arrays.  It is a Government Owned-Contractor Operated (GOCO) facility located at the Navy Undersea Warfare Center, Division Newport, and Naval Station Newport, in Newport RI.  The successful candidate will be the Contractor Technical Services Manager of the NATSC towed array depot leading a group of exempt and non-exempt engineering and configuration management staff to meet objectives for facility support, new product introduction requirements analysis, problem analysis and recommended recovery actions, and configuration management and maintenance of digitized and hard copy records. 

Primary Responsibilities

The Engineering Manager will:

  • Prioritize, investigate, and resolve trouble reports received from depot Operations and Facilities related to the operation and maintenance of Industrial Plant Equipment (IPE) and Jigs, Tools, and Fixtures (JTF) used at the depot.
  • Maintain, troubleshoot, and repair JTF and IPE as required.
  • As part of the plan to transition new products into the repair line(s), analyze and report on JTF and infrastructure requirements necessary to insure successful integration of these products and compliance with applicable technical documents.
  • Coordinate and record program-wide technical training scheduling and accomplishment.
  • Monitor cleanliness and storage in their area(s) of responsibility and monitor, via trouble reports, the material/operating condition of installed industrial plant equipment (IPE).  Initiate/assign action to resolve discrepancies.
  • Responsible to the program manager for coordinating subordinate employee recruitment, selection and training, performance assessment, work assignments, salary, and recognition/disciplinary actions.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering related discipline and five or more years of professional experience.
  • 2+ years of experience supervising or leading engineering teams or projects.
  • Must be able to obtain and retain a US DOD security clearance at the SECRET level.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Five or more year’s prior experience in a leadership in US Government DOD projects and direct liaison with Government customers.
  • Prior experience in direct liaison with Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Division Newport on matters related to towed array systems.
  • Prior experience using NDA (NATSC Depot Application), TAMS (Towed Asset Management System), and/or MasterControl (Process/Document Management System).

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Engineering Management


Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit

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