The engineering manager is responsible for estimating, planning, and managing assigned projects to meet or exceed customer requirements. The selected candidate will manage an engineering team which will typically be performing software lifecycle activities on avionic systems. The selected candidate will also work in collaboration with other Engineering Managers to support engineers’ career growth.
* Foster team culture and maintain a high performing team * Promote a culture of trust, transparency, accountability, and adaptation * Execute projects leveraging AVISTA’s Quality Management System (QMS) to meet schedule, cost, and quality objectives * Support organizational improvements * Backlog prioritization for team * Advocacy and performance/administrative management for reports * Travel as needed, including proactive visits to facilitate periodic face-to-face meetings with customers (an estimated 20-30%) Experience should include:
* Successful project management experience * Proven ability to direct customer support and assistance activities for assigned engineers * Ability to work effectively in a creative, team-oriented environment * An enthusiastic, career-minded attitude with a desire to continually improve performance * Effective time management skills, with strong organization and prioritization abilities
Other preferred experience includes:
* Experience with the development and formal verification of avionics software systems * Experience with embedded real-time software development and verification * Possess an awareness of export control regulations * Experience with agile project management
Education & Minimum Experience:
* Bachelors of Science or Bachelors of Arts degree in a related field (i.e., Software Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Business, etc.) and has a minimum of 2 years of full-time applicable work experience
Equal Opportunity Employer Minority/Female/Disability/Protected Vet