NJ Software Engineering Section Manager

Job Description

BAE Systems is looking for highly engaged leaders and people managers to assume Section Manager roles inside our New Jersey Software Engineering organization. Working closely with our Software and Engineering project leads, Section managers are responsible for enabling the success of our software engineers on the programs they support. Section managers provide oversight to grow skills and advance performance. Responsibilities include technical oversight, staff planning and performance monitoring. As an engaged manager, you will ensure development and growth of our Software staff, including performance assessments, training, merit and promotion planning, and career development. This position will report to our New Jersey Software Engineering leaders as an important element of our Software organization.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Bachelors Degree in Engineering or Software related discipline and 8+ years experience
- Requires current/active Secret security clearance
- Familiar with software design processes
- Demonstrated project and people leadership skills
- Demonstrated teamwork and communication skills
- Familiarity with C4ISR product domains preferred
- Masters degree and/or equivalent work experience a plus

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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