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The Boeing Company Boeing Defense, Space & Security Design Center South Manager in Huntsville, Alabama

Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS) core engineering is seeking a high performing Engineering Management professional (Level M) to lead Design Center South, which is a multi-function Engineering Organization with a mission to provide engineering solutions via a highly skilled flexible workforce and cutting edge technologies for the advancement of the Boeing Enterprise. This opportunity can be lead from Multiple Sites in Huntsville, AL, Titusville, FL or Houston, TX.

The Design Center provides engineering support to Enterprise-wide projects/programs and is a flexible team that strategically adapts to emerging opportunities. This is a great opportunity to support multiple enterprise wide programs and to grow your professional network. Manages employees and mid-level managers performing activities within multiple (2 or more) Engineering disciplines.

This position requires the ability to obtain a US Security Clearance for which the US Government requires US Citizenship.  An interim and/or final U.S. secret clearance Post Start is required.

Position Responsibilities:

Lead the team with a principal goal of executing flawlessly, increasing the design center portfolio, driving improved productivity, developing innovative solutions, lowering costs, increasing quality, growing a knowledge based product development system and developing our employees

Demonstrate a record of technical excellence, as well as a proven track record of accomplishing results in a lean and affordable manner

Have strong analytical, written and verbal communication skills and the ability to interface with other business and engineering organizations

Demonstrate the ability to work in a dynamic environment with changing priorities

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Qualifications):

Bachelor’s degree or higher in Engineering or any technical field

Travel up to 25% of time

Due to travel requirements: must have the ability to work flexible hours, overtime and occasional weekends when necessary to support customer requirements

10+ years of leadership experience in structural design and/or analysis engineering

10+ years of experience leading project teams to meet project objectives and deliverables

10+ years of engineering experience

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):

Experience working with commercial aircraft and/or commercial derivative programs

5+ years of experience with mechanical structural engineering


This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility.

Drug-Free Workplace:

Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies.

Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.