Project Engineer

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Apex Systems
Project, Engineer, Program Manager, Software, Engineering, ISO, Systems
Full Time

Job Description

Project Engineer:

The Project Engineer supports the development and maintenance of the technical plan from project kick-off through closure of the contract. Responsible for tracking execution of technical scope as defined by the design authority, with a focus of maintaining cost and schedule goals. Facilitates coordination of cross-functional engineering teams for internal engineering activities.

  • Supports program management and design team with development of program planning strategies, technical cost estimates, risk management, logistics management, preparation of data, status updates and preparation of presentations for internal/external customer reviews
  • Leads a cross functional design team to develop a design and system architecture to meet the customer requirements for high technology hardware and software for satellite, telecommunications, and space related products.
  • Provides Inputs for estimates to complete, reviews schedules, and coordinates with integrated product team (IPT) leads and program management office, as applicable
  • Deciphers technical contractual requirements and allocates them to the appropriate engineering teams
  • Manages and addresses the technical Supplier Data Requirements List (SDRL) and Contract Data Requirements List (CDRL) items and other applicable contract deliverables
  • Manages planning and work packages: initiate, create, authorize, review, distribute, status work package
  • Assesses project technical risks and provides mitigation plans
  • Coordinates the review, presentation and release of design documentation to support requirements compliance, including Technical Interchange Meetings, Preliminary and Critical Design Reviews
  • Coordinates with the Program Manager (PM), design team and functional management to communicate program impediments or issues / delays in completing tasks
  • Manages requirement traceability through verification, using tools such as a Requirements Verification Matrix

  • Basic project management and engineering skills including resource estimates for engineering effort requirements (hours) and timing (schedule)
  • Working knowledge with MS Office products, including MS Project for schedule development and review
  • Demonstrated leadership and vision in managing tasks and resources for multiple projects
  • Strong understanding and experience with engineering fundamentals, best practices, development and design tools
  • Experienced in "Open Space" software development and products
  • Experienced and knowledgeable with DoD, satellite, and telecommunication type programs
  • Knowledgeable in best industry practices, standards, tools, and technologies
  • Good communication and relationship skills with program leadership, engineering leadership, customers and engineering team members
  • Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by government standards
  • Ability to interact effectively with peers and supervisors, maintaining a professional demeanor
  • Software and product development techniques, Agile, SCRUM, plus Water-fall approaches
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance

Additional Desirable Skills:
  • Engineering management experience in the aerospace or aviation industry
  • Demonstrated leadership and vision in managing tasks and resources for multiple projects and / or elements on a complex program
  • Demonstrated ability to work cross-functionally to meet department and company goals and requirements for assigned project(s)
  • Knowledge of compliance elements for ISO, EVMS and Export regulations
  • Basics of finance, accounting and earned value management practices and procedures, tracking effort spent versus projected effort to accomplish tasks
  • Ability to travel
  • Familiarity with the following Kratos' products, vFEP/qFEP, vGTW, qCMD, qMR, qDRA, DDX, and SpecNet

Contact: Ryan Carleo
Apex Systems


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Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 844-463-6178.

Company Information

Apex Systems is a world class technology services business that incorporates industry insights and experience to deliver solutions that fulfill our clients’ digital visions. We provide a continuum of service from workforce mobilization and modern enterprise solutions to digital innovation to drive better results and bring more value to our clients. Apex transforms our customers with modern enterprise solutions tailored to the industries we serve. Apex has a presence in over 70 markets across US, Canada and Mexico. Apex is a segment of ASGN Inc. (NYSE: ASGN)

Dice Id : apexsan
Position Id : BHJOB2374_1122056
Originally Posted : 10 months ago

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