Job Description :
Loc: Haverhill MA
Term: 6-9 months. contract to hire.

SUMMARY: Plan, conduct and supervise engineering research, design and development assignments generally involving the larger and more important projects or one major project of major magnitude and scope. Generally operates with considerable latitude for unreviewed action or decision. Must be able to perform the essential duties and responsibilities with or without reasonable accommodation. The duties and responsibilities may change from time to time without notice and include but are not limited to the duties described below.

Primary Job Duties:
High level of oversight of cargo product line platform development projects. Required to drive cross functional development teams and make decisions that directly define the project direction.
Technically lead product development through complete lifecycle including requirements, concept development, design reviews, V&V and release to production while ensuring engineering best practices are followed.
Responsible for managing technical requirements including analysis and decomposition of customer and/or product requirements into subsystem specifications.
Generation of top level design specifications for cargo platforms.
Perform trade studies to determine optimal product design
Define test strategy and V&V plan with traceability back to requirements to ensure compliance.
Interaction with functional leads of all design disciplines in generating the specifications and owner of the final specification and delivery of the engineering design package to meet this specification.
Develop system engineering components for major proposal efforts including conceptual designs to meet customer requirements, full subcontractor specifications and statements of work, and overall ownership of proposal engineering content.
Generation of specifications for major subsystems supplied by product line partners and key suppliers. Management of subsystem development budget, schedule and technical content.
On-site work with international customers to define system level solution, lead system level integration and validate performance after installation



Qualifications/Requirements:

BS in engineering discipline with minimum of 10 years experience. MS preferred.
Experience with international equipment delivery including utility infrastructure and regulatory approvals.
Broad Engineering background sufficient to analyze design data related to electrical, software, mechanical, and physical science disciplines. Position requires working with subject matter experts to make design tradeoffs with respect to cost and performance.
Proven ability and experience with managing major suppliers and sub-contractors.
Previous experience with development and delivery of large systems containing both standard product and customer specific components. Direct experience with high energy x-ray systems preferred.
Demonstrated past success as an individual contributor with current position in a senior role as system integrator, development manager, or high level system engineer.
Proven ability to estimate materials cost and labor hours required across engineering disciplines.
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills are required for effective interface with all internal and external contacts. Position requires strong presentation skills in front of high level government officials and internal Senior Management.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer
We enjoy a 9/80 work schedule with every other Friday off