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AAE Mechanical Design Manager

Company: Raytheon Missiles & Defense
Location: Tucson
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:


At Raytheon Missiles & Defense (RMD), by combining our vast resources and investments we are able to dedicate ourselves to solving mission-level vs. product-level customer challenges - together we can anticipate more, move faster and make a larger impact on the big picture.

The Mechanical Products Team (MPT) leads in mechanical hardware design, development and production. The Mechanical Product Team uses state-of the-art tools, processes, technology, and Six Sigma principles. MPT's capabilities encompass a broad range of technical disciplines which include engineering, manufacturing, technical services, materials, processes, analysis, test and documentation.

Job Summary:

The Airframes and Advanced Effectors Department is seeking a motivated Mechanical Design Section Leader with experience in hardware development.

We value diverse skills and experience, so don't hold back. Your qualification could add tremendous value to our team. Our customers come from all different backgrounds, and so do our employees. If you're passionate about what you could accomplish here, we'd love to hear from you.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:

  • In addition to program assignments, the Section Leader will work with the Department Manager and rest of the leadership team in the execution of MPT and RMD Engineering goals.
  • Expect as a section lead, to supervise a team of around 15 diverse individuals working closely with section members on their performance and career development goals.
  • The manager will also be responsible for managing and maintaining section capabilities as well as ensuring programs are adequately staffed.
  • Management duties include performance development and appraisal, salary planning, manpower planning, career coaching, and ensuring adherence to company policies.
  • You will contribute to the technical oversight of employees, monitor program execution, and provide technical expertise in direct support of program efforts and proposal activities.
  • You will ensure two-way communication for section members; serve as the day-to-day liaison to the programs concerning employee job assignments, performance impact and recognition.
  • Serving as the day-to-day liaison between section members and the programs they support across all program phases
  • Creatively applying mechanical engineering knowledge to efficiently solve complex design problems and make sound and rational data-oriented technical conclusions.
  • Teach and encourage best practices with regard to mechanical design, including promoting an emphasis on principles and process of DFMA (design for manufacture and assembly).
  • Possess in-depth knowledge of GD&T application and drafting requirements and ability to ensure compliance with ASME Y-14.5M Qualifications You Must Have:
    • Bachelor's in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM)
    • Prior leadership roles (frontline or project leader)
    • 8 years prior relevant experience, or An Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 5 years experience

      Engineering/Other Technical Positions
    • Experience in being an advocate for process improvement (eg CMMI, R6S), a team builder, and able to build strong relationships and effectively partner with internal resources.
    • An active and in-scope secret US security clearance What We Offer:

      Whether you're just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

      Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

Keywords: Raytheon Missiles & Defense, Tucson , AAE Mechanical Design Manager, Executive , Tucson, Arizona

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