Engineering Director -Optical Infrared

Job Description

Electro-Optical Infrared engineering director for the Survivability, Targeting and Sensing Solutions business area. Technology leader for the development, design and testing of imaging arrays and complex imaging systems for visible and infrared solutions. Demonstrated experience an all program lifecycle phases including transition to production. Demonstrated experience leading large proposal efforts. Proven Systems Engineering, communication and presentation skills for all levels from Program Executive Officer to the end user.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 10 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Master's Degree with fifteen years of technical leadership experience
Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering with studies in Optical systems
Integration and Test of complex systems.
EVMS experience
Functional management experience
Technical mentorship for the development of engineers
Active SECRET security clearance

Interacts frequently with internal and external management and senior-level customer representatives concerning projects, operational decisions, scheduling requirements and/or contractual clarifications. Leads briefings and meetings for internal and external representatives.

Preferred Skills and Education

Algorithm development skills
Technical supplier management
Mathematical modeling and simulation

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering 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 and services.
The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression


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