UAS Project Engineer

    • Job Tracking ID: 85342-303745
    • Job Location: Huntsville, AL
    • Job Level: Any
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Date Updated: May 19, 2020
    • Years of Experience: 5+
    • Starting Date: June 8, 2020
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Job Description:

Sigmatech has an immediate need for a Project Engineer to support the UAS Program in Huntsville, AL.

This position is responsible for providing technical support and leadership in defense acquisition, with a focus on emergent technologies that may close current capability gaps and enable success in a Joint All Domain Operations (JADO) environment. The Project Engineer will manage technical projects and activities conducted by the S&T team to include monitoring cost, schedule, and performance. In addition, the project engineer will coordinate with external organizations, such as Army labs, CFTs, other services, academia, and industry to identify promising projects and vet within PM UAS for applicability to UAS systems. The selected Project Engineer will assist in design, development, testing, and/or monitoring contractors. The Project Engineer will prepare and present technical and programmatic briefings to management, partners, and stakeholders. Assists in the development of integrated master schedules, strategic roadmaps, and milestone and technical documentation for contract requirements packages and various contracting and acquisition strategies. Executes program goals and work within a multi‚Äźdisciplinary team to achieve these goals.

Candidates should have excellent organizational and communication skills, as well as the ability to work in a highly collaborative environment.

Experience and Skills:

Required:
* Excellent written and oral communications skills
* PowerPoint skills
* BS Engineering, Physics, or similar with 5+ years' experience
* Current Secret clearance
Preferred Requirements:
* Background in UAS or Aviation Systems
* Knowledge and experience in RF and Datalinks / Airborne Networking
* Knowledge of Electronic Warfare / Electronic Attack

WHY SIGMATECH? Sigmatech provides industry-leading engineering, technical, programmatic, test and evaluation, and training support for the Army, Air Force, Navy, and MDA. We are an employee-centric, high-performing, ISO:9001-certified organization that focuses on customer satisfaction and delivers a commitment to ethics, integrity, and continuous improvement.

Sigmatech values each and every one of our employees, promoting a culture of teamwork, diversity, and inclusion. We empower our employees with the resources, incentives, and flexibility they need to enjoy success on the job and to live a healthy, balanced life.

Sigmatech was founded in 1986 as an employee-focused company. Sigmatech maintains an employee retention rate significantly higher than the industry average by offering an array of industry-leading benefits to attract the best and brightest employees:

*Highly competitive salaries *World-class, comprehensive health insurance plans (Medical, Dental, Vision) *Flexible spending accounts *Short and long term disability *Life insurance *401(k) savings plans with generous corporate matching *Profit sharing *Bonuses *Tuition/training reimbursement *Generous leave accrual *Comprehensive Employee Assistance Program

Our challenging work, family environment, competitive salaries, and excellent benefits make Sigmatech an employer of choice in the Space and Defense industry

Sigmatech is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.