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Project Engineer

Company: Leonardo DRS
Location: Bridgeton
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Leonardo DRS is a prime contractor, leading technology innovator and supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and defense contractors worldwide. The company specializes in naval and maritime systems, ground combat mission command and network computing, global satellite communications and network infrastructure, avionics systems, and intelligence and security solutions. Additionally, the company builds power systems and electro-optical/infrared systems for a wide range of commercial customers. Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, Leonardo DRS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A. - For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at

Job ID: -107115 -The Leonardo DRS Land Systems business is a recognized leader in the design and integration of complex technologies into new and legacy systems and platforms for global military and commercial customers. Job Summary DRS Sustainment Systems Inc. is seeking a Full time Project Engineer I -to ensure design compliance with all project requirements. - Project engineers collaborate internally with multi-disciplined teams and are responsible for leading all engineering efforts for a project. - Responsible for the planning and executing for all engineering team activities and will be the primary engineering interface to the other departments internal to DRS and the customer as required during the project. - Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure design compliance with all project requirements
  • May lead a team of engineers to complete a project or projects
  • Review customer specifications and requirements, and may lead a project team to develop designs to best support them, including cost as a key design variable -
  • 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
  • Interact with technical management, other professionals, technicians and support personnel to coordinate, recommend and confer regarding technical activities and progress
  • Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization
  • Attend appropriate engineering, customer or business meetings
  • Mentor and coach less-experienced engineers
  • Other duties as assigned Job Responsibilities Part II Qualifications
    • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related technical field with a minimum of 5 years of experience
    • Strong experience with Project Planning and Execution
    • Experience leading an engineering team consisting of multiple disciplines
    • Strong experience with Microsoft Project and Microsoft Office Suite
    • Detailed oriented, highly organized and able to ensure multiple assignments are completed properly and on time
    • Ability to adapt to changing work assignments, schedules, and priorities
    • Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly, both written and verbal
    • Experience with Earned Value Management System (EVMS) desired
    • Experience with US Defense Acquisition Process - desired
    • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification desired Taking care of our people is a top priority at Leonardo DRS. We are proud to offer competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, including medical, dental, and vision coverage, a company contribution to a health savings account, telemedicine, life and disability insurance, legal insurance, and a 401(k) savings plan. We champion wellness programs that focus on physical, emotional, and financial well-being. We develop our talent by offering programs and activities to support career-growth, professional development, and skill enhancement. And we understand there is more to life than work, and the importance of offering flexible work schedules with our 9/80 program, competitive vacation, health/emergency leave, paid parental leave, and community service hours. -*Some employees are eligible for limited benefits onlyLeonardo DRS, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. #LSY

      Leonardo DRS Land Systems division is a recognized world leader in the integration of complex technologies into legacy systems and platforms for military and commercial customers globally. - DRS Land Systems offers a diverse portfolio of military products and technologies focused on battlefield reconnaissance and surveillance, survivability, lethality, heavy transport mobility, fuel and water distribution, radar and electronic systems testing. - Headquartered in Bridgeton, MO with a 100- acre heavy equipment manufacturing facility in West Plains, MO. -

Keywords: Leonardo DRS, Springfield , Project Engineer, Other , Bridgeton, Illinois

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