Employment Opportunity

Job Code: GW-05252109593139
Salary Range: Up to $140K
Job Location: NY--
City: Rochester    State: NY


Industry: Aerospace / Aviation / Defense
Job Category: Engineering - Other Engineering
The Engineering Manager is required to perform the following department leadership 
tasks and activities:

Manpower planning and forecasting
Job and task assignments
Establishing group and individual objectives, and providing regular, constructive 
Employee Engagement
Staff development, training, and mentoring
Recruiting, developing, and retaining a high performing diverse workforce
Expense and capital budgeting / management
Safety and workplace environment management
The Engineering Manager will complete performance reviews of staff engineers and will 
be responsible for determining and justifying merit increases, grade level 
advancements, rewards, and for implementing individual improvement plans as required.  
An effective Engineering Manager will ensure regular communication with group members 
and management, resulting in an environment that fosters open dialog and high employee 

Essential Functions: 

Managing day to day activities of direct reports
Planning and scheduling software development programs 
Monitoring budget and schedule for software development programs


Bachelors Degree and a minimum 9 years of prior relevant experience or Graduate degree 
and 7 years of experience

Preferred Additional Skills: 

Experience leading teams of 5+ engineers, managing their efforts including budget and 
scheduling of activities
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Experience with Agile Development and Scrum
Experience with Earned Value Management
Experience with Embedded Software Development     
Advanced degree is a plus
7+ years of relevant work experience in tactical communication is desired
Active DoD Secret security clearance
Basic understanding of Software components including firmware, operating systems, 
drivers, applications and other computing system software
Ability to coach, mentor, teach and build relationships
Knowledge of Military Communications Systems
Knowledge of Embedded Software Development
Knowledge of Waveform Software
Experience with the SINCGARS Waveform
       Experience with JTRS SCA Compliant radios and Waveform Applications