Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Program Engineer
Job ID: 201192
Location: HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Date Posted: Jan 23, 2020
Category: Business Development
Subcategory: Business Dev
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
SAIC is currently seeking a Foreign Military Sales (FMS) Program Engineer to support our customer at Redstone Arsenal, AL in the Utility Helicopter Project Office (UHPO).
Serve on UHPO Program Team responsible for management and execution of a technical helicopter development, integration, qualification, production, modification, fielding, and sustainment program
Assess and derive Customer-Country unique helicopter product verification requirements.
Support program acquisition strategies, program cost and schedule estimates, and program risk assessments and mitigations
Obtain, assess, apply, and ensure verification of product airworthiness requirements
Develop and prepare CRPs to include SOW, CDRL, and DSL requirements
Evaluate contractor proposals
Ensure CDRLs are work-flowed, reviewed, answered, and tracked IAW standard work
Ensure program follows systems engineering processes to include development of system, item, and airworthiness qualification specifications
Support major program technical reviews to include SRR, SFR, PDR, CDR, and SVR
Ensure aircraft products are Army airworthiness certified IAW AR 70-62 and contract requirements are met
Collaborate and coordinate with other Material Developer (e.g., UHPO, AMRDEC, AMCOM, and ACC) personnel
Manage contractor and supplier contract performance
Interface with, and brief, customer-chain (e.g., SAMD, USASAC, DASA-DE&C, DSCA, State Dept., Embassy, and Customer-Country) representatives
Must be able and willing to travel up to 30%
Bachelor of Engineering degree in a related technical discipline is required with six-eight (6-8) years of relevant work experience with Military Aviation
Candidates who apply should have strong oral and written communication skills, and also have the ability to work effectively with others, and to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
An active and transferrable DoD Secret level security clearance is required.
Knowledge of Black Hawk helicopters and their systems, subsystems and components.
Technical Program Management experience supporting Military Aviation is preferred
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