Systems Engineering Lead

Job Description

BAE Systems is seeking a first line functional manager with leadership experience. The manager will be a senior member of the Systems Engineering organization. The position requires the candidate to supervise, lead and develop 10 to 15 Systems Engineers at locations in southern NH and Lexington, MA while contributing technically to a program.

Managing includes:

Development of the engineers assigned to your section
Day-to-day staffing assignments
Participating in the hiring process
Evaluation of performance
Mentoring of junior engineers
Ensuring engineering adhere to company policies and procedures

BAE Systems employs a player-coach model for the Section Manager role. The Section Manager mentors and coaches the other members of the Section while also being an active participant in the development and delivery of systems to our customers.

Typical Education & Experience

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

Required Skills and Education

  • Requires BS in Engineering & 8 years in Engineering or Masters in Engineering & 6 years in Engineering.
  • Proven Systems Engineering background and leadership skills with experience in system engineering management, cost account management, schedule management, risk management, requirements development, requirements decomposition, trades studies, and system integration and verification.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with experience in communicating technical concepts to Government labs.
  • U.S. Citizen and be able to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance
Preferred Skills and Education

Preferred EO/IR and image processing experience

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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