Hardware Engineering Lead

Job Description
BAE Systems is seeking an energetic and closure driven individual to lead a team of Hardware Engineers to develop state of the art defense electronics for our military customers.

See what you're missing. Our employees work on the world's most advanced electronics - from detecting threats for F-35 pilots to powering the Mars Rovers. Spanning air, land, sea, and space, we are developing the technology of tomorrow, delivered today. Drawing strength from our differences, we're innovating for the future. And you can, too. Our flexible work environment provides you a chance to change the world without giving up your personal life. We put our customers first - exemplified by our mission: "We Protect Those Who Protect Us®." Sound like a team you want to be a part of? Come build your career with BAE Systems.

In this role, you will be working with products that encompass a wide range of technologies including digital electronics, RF and analog circuits, mechanical chassis and packaging, and FPGA/firmware development. Technical strength and practical design experience in at least one of these areas is preferred. Efforts will include the development and tracking of hardware plans, schedules, staffing, and driving tasks to closure through effective leadership of a team of Hardware Engineers and support disciplines. Opportunities exist across each of the development phases including planning and requirements development, preliminary and detail design, prototype hardware build and test, system integration and test, and low to full rate production.

BAE Systems offers competitive pay, benefits, and important work-life balance initiatives including every other Friday Off, Flextime, and Telecommuting. BAE Systems also believes in a culture of recognition for the extraordinary contributions of our skilled employees.

Typical Education & Experience

Required Skills and Education
Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status

  • Must have a BSEE or MSEE with at least 8 years of experience.
  • Must be able to effectively engage and inspire a team of up to 15 engineers to develop complex electronic and mechanical defense products.
  • Must be a able to communicate well and effectively collaborate with other Engineering disciplines, Operations, Procurement, and Program Management.
  • Must have had prior design and/or manufacturing/test experience in some phases of development.
Preferred Skills and Education
  • A BSEE or MSEE with at least 8 years of experience.
  • Familiarity with Space Systems or Electronic Combat Systems
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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