Apply Now

Director, Space Systems Support

El Segundo, CA, USA | BAE Systems

  • Industry:
  • Position Type:
  • Functions:
    General Management
  • Experience:
    15-20 years
Job Description:
57 people have viewed this job

BAE Systems is looking for well-qualified professionals to join our team for an exciting opportunity supporting our USAF Space and Missile Center support activities. Successful candidates will demonstrate their ability to lead a team of professionals providing Systems Engineering and Integration services to current and future space operations and launch systems. This contract augments organic resources by providing breadth and depth of capabilities for:

System Engineering, Integration and Test

Mission Integration Management

Systems Safety Engineering

Systems Environmental Engineering

Systems Security And Cybersecurity

Quality and Production

Launch Schedule Management; Launch Risk Management

Launch Systems Certification

Acquisition Program Management and Engineering

Data Management

Enterprise Management

The Director is responsible for cost, schedule and technical delivery for their assigned portfolio and will be a primary interface with SMC Directorates. This position manages and delivers on corporate objectives including return on sales, product delivery (to include hours delivered), product quality and business growth. The position is located in the area of El Segundo, CA. The position requires frequent visits to additional BAE Systems and/or Customer locations.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 12 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Education and Experience:

Bachelor s Degree in a technical discipline (Engineering, Physics, Science, Mathematics, or related field)

15 years experience in Space Systems or Space Operations

Required Skills

Demonstrated success in leading technical organizations and/or Space Related Operations

Ability to identify, establish and cultivate important customer relationships with senior level officials and program stakeholders in the USAF, including AFSPC, AFMC and SMC

Knowledge of Government contracting and current acquisition trends

Knowledge of competitors and ability to model competitor behaviors in the market

Excellent writing, communication and presentation skills

Preferred Skills and Education

MBA, PMP certification, Capture/Capture management experience

15 years of experience with the aerospace hardware or software systems engineering life cycle, including design, development, verification and validation, integration, test, and implementation management

10 years of experience with technical project management

10 years of experience with engineering processes

Knowledge of mission assurance processes and procedures of SMC and NSS clients

Knowledge of SMC and NSS client s organization structure

Other companies hiring with Ivy Exec

 Company Logos