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Director of Design Engineering (YUL0212_COMPANY_1)

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Job Details
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255 Electronics BLVD.
Huntsville, AL 35824
Job Description

The Director of Design Engineering plans and directs all aspects of design engineering activities within the organization. Ensures all design engineering projects, initiatives, and processes are in conformance with the organization’s established policies and objectives. Coordinates, allocates resources, and monitors the total engineering/manufacturing and operations programs, policies and initiatives

• Provide direct TECHNICAL SUPPORT to President/General Manager and interfaces with suppliers/subcontractors
• Provide direct support for ROM and TDEP preparation by analyzing a Statement of Work (SOW), generating a Work Breakdown Structure, Task Analysis, or Integrated Master Schedule
• Lead engineering services pursuits in support of Business Development Activities, to include Strategic Planning, Proposal Preparation, Marketing/Support of Tradeshows
• Schedule and aid in price estimates of both labor and material, utilizing a Systems Engineering approach
• Candidate will request labor/cost Impacts from other departments and generate SOW for vendors and subcontractors, Candidate will review department, vendor and contractor quotes for content and accuracy
• Candidate will aid in generation of ROM quotes and correlate assumptions for all stake holders
• Candidate will lead the creation and refinement of corporate and department design engineering and systems engineering processes and procedures
• Candidate will aid in the implementation of these processes and procedures for all programs as required
• Candidate will lead a cross functional matrixed design engineering team assigned to programs across the enterprise
• Candidate will lead the design of fixed/rotary systems and or modifications

This position will direct others and perform exempt level decision making including interviewing, hiring, developing, terminating, performance reviews, and performance corrections. This position has the responsibility and authority to carry out assigned tasks.
Job Requirements
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• BA/BS Degree in a science related field, preferably electrical or mechanical
• 15-20 Years of experience in General Engineering, to Include systems design, integration, electrical, mechanical, avionics, or SOFTWARE engineering disciplines
• Must have previous management experience leading design engineering teams in a matrix organization
• 15 Years minimum experience In interdepartmental management and customer relations management
• Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Government SECURITY Clearance
• MS Project, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Access, AutoCAD, SolidWorks, CATIA

Yulista offers an excellent compensation and benefits package. We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disabilities, protected military or veteran status. To apply for this position, or view all or job openings, visit us ONLINE at, CLICK on career opportunities.

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