Ground Combat Platform - System Engineer in Warren, MI at DCS

Date Posted: 8/2/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Lead engineering projects for Program Executive Office - Ground Combat Systems,Project Managers, and provide regular status briefs to management. Working with US Army and Foreign Military Sales Ground Combat Platforms.

Essential Job Functions:

Develop and/or provide input to plans of execution to include scope, budget, resource needs, material needs and schedule.

Perform requirements analysis, design, implementation, test and installation of existing command and control subsystems onto the combat vehicle system.

Perform project management duties and create related documents to support these efforts.

Represent our customer PM office to other Army organizations and to PM office contractors.

Develop and review engineering and contractual Scopes of Work (SOWs) for prime contractor. Interface daily with customers and other DoD organizations to solve problems.

Review technical documents (ICDs, Mechanical drawings, requirements, and performance specifications).

Manage software development and integration efforts by suppliers.

Manage on vehicle diagnostic tools.

Travel as required. Possible International Travel.

Job Requirements

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering plus 5 years of experience. There are multiple levels associated with this job category.

Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance.

Electrical, computer, and/or systems engineering experience.

Project management experience.

Excellent written and verbal communications skills.

Desired Skills:

Working knowledge of system engineering on DoD ground combat vehicles.

Experience with the ground combat vehicles engineering integration projects .

Experience working with TACOM, PEO Ground Combat Systems and PEO offices within the Army Materiel Command.

Experience with on-vehicle diagnostics.

Experience managing software development projects.

Understanding of the Army acquisition process.

Experience with in-vehicle data networks.

Master's degree in engineering.

Project Management Professional preferred.

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