Senior Engineering Project Manager- Avionics Tools- Remote Option Available

at GE Aviation Systems LLC
Location Grand Rapids
Date Posted June 21, 2022
Category Engineering
Job Type Not Specified

Description

Job Description Summary

Our Avionics Engineering team is inventing the future of flight, lifting people up, and bringing them home safely every day! As key players in the aerospace industry, you'll find yourself in a dynamic environment where our ongoing investment in research and development keeps us looking ahead. We've got an amazing team of exceptional people helping to solve complex challenges.

The Senior Engineering Project Manager-Avionics Tools demonstrates accountability for functional, business, and broad company objectives. In this role you will integrate and develop processes that meet business needs across the Avionics Tools organization, directly manage complex issues within multiple projects, be involved in long-term planning and contribute to the overall Platform Tools development strategy. You will serve as the US-based, Lead Engineering Project Manager for Avionics Tools.

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership and technical direction to large teams for multiple programs / projects with significant business impact
  • Establish plans / programs, define objectives, and identify resources and funding sources
  • Manage the programs / projects, provide interim reports to customers and modify plans as required
  • Provide counsel to teams on design practices and standards
  • Effectively communicate with customers and program managers to assure a quality product is delivered
  • Lead other project managers and/or cost-account managers within Avionics Tools in project accomplishment
  • Effectively apply Project Management Professional (PMP) principles and standards

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience leading multi-disciplined teams

    Desired Characteristics

    • 3 years of experience with engineering processes including: requirements definition, allocation, validation, verification, software development and integration
    • 5 years of software experience
    • Ability to guide, influence and lead others not in a direct reporting relationship
    • Strong oral and written communication skills
    • Strong leadership and interpersonal skills
    • Demonstrated project management ability
    • Model-Based Development (MBD) experience
    • Electronic systems

    Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

    • Medical, dental, and vision insurance that begins on the first day of employment
    • Permissive time off policy for newly hired employees
    • Generous 401(k) plan
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Life insurance and disability coverage
    • And more!

    This position may be eligible for the following flexible work arrangements (FWA):

    • Remote work option
    • Hybrid work model (i.e. 3 days onsite/2 days remote)

    Note:

    This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.

    This role is restricted to U.S. persons (i.e., U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and other protected individuals under the Immigration and Naturalization Act, 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3)) due to access to export-controlled technology. GE will require proof of status prior to employment.

    Additional Information

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

    GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

    As a federal government contractor, GE may in the future be required to have U.S. employees fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Some GE customers currently have vaccination mandates that may apply to GE employees.

    Relocation Assistance Provided: Yes

    - This is a remote position

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