LEONARDO DRS, headquartered in Arlington, Virginia and is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo which employs more than 45,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. For additional information on LEONARDO DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com. We are committed to recruiting and retaining the best talent in the defense and aerospace industry.
DRS PIVOTAL POWER INC., Located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, is a leader in the development and manufacture of high reliability power conversion equipment for mission critical military applications. DRS Pivotal Power is part of the Naval Electronics Canada Group.
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Reporting to the Engineering Manager, this role will project manage a wide variety of electrical design activities of varying scope and scale, including such tasks as schedule development and maintenance, generation of EAC, ETC and other program metrics, milestone creation and tracking, and subcontract documentation deliverable management.
Major Roles and Responsibilities:
Responsible for the project management of a wide variety of electrical design activities of varying scope and scale
Provide technical assistance and direction for electrical design activities
Ensure design compliance with all project requirements
Review customer specifications and requirements, and work with the engineering team to develop designs to best support them, including cost as a key design variable
Assist in the creation and management of ILS requirements, including technical manuals and other supporting documentation
Provide budget, cost and schedule input for design assignments
Communicate clearly (written and oral) with manufacturing, supply chain, program management and the customer as required
Participates in preparation of the more complex and significant proposals
Interact with technical management, other professionals, technicians and support personnel to coordinate, recommend and confer regarding technical activities and progress
Advanced problem solving and analytical skills
Highly effective organization and planning skills
Excellent time management skills and is able to set and achieve goals and objectives
Demonstrates effective communication and interpersonal skills
Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or equivalent with 5 or more years of experience in electrical design in a light manufacturing environment
3+ years of project management experience
Experience with electrical and electronic equipment preferred
Familiarity with the application of military and commercial standards to electrical designs is required
Computer literate with advanced knowledge of project management tools, spreadsheets, and word processing software.
Strong electrical aptitude
Excellent technical writing and project management skills
Recent experience using MS Project, MS Access would be desirable
PMP or equivalent designation is desired
Special needs of candidates with disabilities will be accommodated. DRS is dedicated to Employment Equity. The successful candidate(s) must fulfill requirements for Canadian security clearance. DRS Pivotal Power Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants may apply to this position online at www.leonardodrs.com careers. #DRSCanada
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About DRS Pivotal Power Inc
LEONARDO DRS, headquartered in Arlington, Virginia and is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. ...