AECOM Engineering Manager (SWTTR) in Yuma, Arizona

United States of America - Arizona, Yuma

Job Summary

Purpose and Scope:

The Southwest Tactical Training Range (SWTTR) Engineering Manager leads an engineering team by managing project resources and tasks in support of range systems. These systems include radio and voice communications, networks, radar and electronic warfare platforms.

Essential Responsibilities:

The Engineering Manager provides leadership across functional departments, with Government technical representatives, and subcontractors to evaluate and continuously improve engineering/CM processes and metrics to ensure the engineering organization executes engineering projects in the most efficient and effective manner possible. Responsible for developing and reporting metrics on engineering tasks, including budget forecasting and tracking, milestone management, and portfolio project management. Monitor metrics to develop strategies and formulate plans to improve engineering department performance. Provides leadership and assistance to include overseeing sustainment projects and major refurbishment efforts, planning equipment relocation and integration in support of range growth or other requirements. The duties include reporting status and progress of engineering tasks to stakeholders through online task status listings and review meetings. Direct interface with the Government engineering representatives is required to define requirements and project deliverables. May serve as a Principal Engineer and individual contributor to assigned tasks and significant projects requiring the expert application of advanced knowledge. Support development of technical initiatives, support technician training and improvements in equipment reliability and maintainability.

The Engineering Manager also provides Configuration Management (CM) oversight and management for the range CM activities. The Engineering Manager participates in change request reviews to evaluate and monitor any modification to equipment or facilities to improve operability/reliability/ maintainability. Assigns drafting resources to support Configuration Management and other requirements as they arise. Reviews the preparation and creation of technical drawings and documentation.

Leadership and Supervisory Responsibilities - The Engineering Manager supervises and evaluates performance of range engineers and staff.

Resolves personnel problems and situations within engineering activities.

Evaluates the contract engineering staffing levels to determine the most efficient organization and skillsets needed to meet contract requirements.

Reviews engineering department responsibilities and proposes recommendations for improvement of engineering processes, staffing, and organization to most efficiently meet contract requirements.

Directs technical personnel in advanced troubleshooting and project assignments involving tasks, development, integration and sustainment of range systems or processes.

Supports CTTR Engineering Manager by facilitating inter-range engineering activity through temporary reassignment of personnel and technology transfer to other sites.

Has the authority to assign Engineering personnel and conduct tasking in accordance with contract requirements.

Develops, interprets, and implements technical and administrative policies and procedures.

Performs other related duties and assignments as directed.

Reports to: CTTR Engineering Manager. Coordinates with Contract Site Manager


Minimum Requirements

Minimum Position Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field.

Minimum 5 years’ experience in the following areas:

Project Management

Technical-related supervisory/managerial experience

Configuration Management and Technical Documentation pertaining to: electronics, communications, radars, tracking systems, networks, software, and/or Cyber Security experience

Required Qualifications:

Must possess and maintain an active DoD Security clearance

Must possess a valid state Driver's License

Must obtain and maintain current CPR/First Aid certification

Desired Qualifications:

Master’s Degree in Management or technical curriculum

Project Management Professional (PMP) certification

Technical experience with military range systems

Preferred Qualifications

Local candidates.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Category Engineering

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 195104BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.