Palm Bay, FL, United States
Engineering, Manager, Executive, Security Clearance
Director, Engineering Management (FPGA Engineering)
Director, Engineering Management (FPGA Engineering) 3/4/19--Electrical, EngineeringUSA - FL - Palm Bay
Director, Engineering Management (FPGA Engineering)
Palm Bay, FL
Responsibilities include the functional management of an Electrical Engineering department focusing on FPGA design and implementation across the Electronics Segment.
The Electrical Engineering/FPGA Director is responsible for leading approximately 80 Electrical Engineers that support the Harris Electronics Segment. This includes supervision and leading of the Engineering organization including planning, development, and execution of all Engineering tasking on projects, pursuits, and programs related to FPGA design and implementation. The Director will also provide coaching and leadership development for a staff of Group Leaders.
Understand FPGA technologies, different FPGA devices, and design and development process
Knowledgeable in signal processing and has experience in FPGA-based signal processing design
Be accountable for FPGA performance across the Electronics Segment and own the design and development process (including tools and process flows) for FPGA designs. This will include FPGA-based signal processing
Drive engineering productivity performance, improvements, and measures, and implement enduring corrective actions for design escapes
Meet functional requirements of staffing, recruiting, training, talent development, engagement, retention, and overall management of FPGA design and analysis
Proactively collaborate with Engineering Managers from other disciplines and across Electrical Engineering to support business demands across the Electronics Segment
Meet functional organization Annual Operating Plan direct labor revenue targets
Hold weekly one on one meetings with direct staff to build relationships and provide feedback and coaching
Perform risk assessments on programs within the Electronics Segment
Support pursuits and proposals in the business, including review/approval of technical proposals and Basis of Estimates as needed.
Provide technical evaluation and oversight of program execution. Lead technical issue resolution when required. Participate and form Independent Review Teams to conduct technical review and oversight.
Lead department-level talent development, including technical and leadership succession planning, and implement knowledge transfer initiatives
Manage department budgets and identify department training required
This position reports to the Sr Director of Engineering Operations in Electronics Systems
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or closely related field and 15 years of relevant experience, OR Master's Degree and 12 years of relevant experience, OR equivalent
Minimum of 10 years’ experience with Signal Processing design/analysis and DSP design tools
Minimum of 10 years’ experience in FPGA architectures for DSP, FPGA timing closure, and design/analysis/simulation techniques
Minimum of 10 years’ experience in leading/managing Electrical Engineers or Engineering designs
Active Secret clearance with ability to obtain Top Secret clearance
Preferred Additional Skills:
Demonstrated ability to over-communicate and proactively implement strategic decisions
Exemplary planning and time management skills
Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrable collaboration
Ability to articulate key message summaries to business executives
Able to self-start and solve problems quickly
Good organizational skills, excellent problem solving skills, and a willingness to work with teams and individuals
Ability to learn new skills, meet deadlines, embrace new technologies, and follow process
High energy and proactive; ability to manage in a dynamic environment
Excellent communication, written and verbal skills
Advanced degree in Electrical Engineering is a plus
Demonstrated ability to deliver and sustain measurable results
Ability to coach, mentor and build relationships with external organizations
Self-starter; problem solver; customer focus
Ability to clearly and succinctly convey information and ideas, including strong executive communication and presentation skills
High expectations for sustained excellence for self and team members
Proactively seek feedback and initiative to continually improve
Active TS/SCI or TS-Equivalent preferred
Please be aware this position requires an active Secret Clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
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Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.
Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.
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LocationUSA - FL - Palm Bay
Website : http://harris.com/
Harris is an international communications and information technology company serving government and commercial markets in more than 125 countries. Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, the company has approximately $5 billion of annual revenue and about 14,000 employees — including 6,000 engineers and scientists. Harris is dedicated to developing best-in-class assured.The Government Communications Systems segment develops, produces, integrates, and supports advanced communications and information systems that solve the mission-critical challenges of civilian, intelligence, and defense government customers. The company is headquartered in Melbourne, Florida.