Model-Based Agile Engineering (MBAE) Systems Engineering Manager III


Job Description
Come see what you're missing. Spanning air, land, sea, and space, we are developing the technology of tomorrow, delivered today. Drawing strength from our differences, we are innovating for the future. And you can, too.

Across our Electronic Systems sector, we are investing in the digital engineering (DE) and model-based engineering (MBE) capabilities of the future. Our emerging DE/MBE capabilities provide a new and innovative foundation for rapidly addressing mission requirements, designing and developing advanced mission products, and delivering high-value mission capabilities to end-users.

Come build your DE/MBE career at BAE Systems.

We are looking for an experienced Engineering Technical Staff Manager to join our Model-Based Agile Engineering department. In the role, you will provide guidance, leadership, and management to a team of 20+ engineers who are leading our digital transformation. You will also serve as a valued advisor, leader, and manager for key activities and investments in our digital engineering transformation roadmap.

The position requires strong interpersonal skills and technical leadership as you will be a key leader and mentor in the team, employing leadership, presence, and influence to foster teamwork and execution. You will provide oversight of the execution of MBAE principles and practices throughout all phases of the lifecycle, including process tailoring, requirements development, architecture development, design, integration and test, transition to production, and product support.

Responsibilities include:
  • Workforce planning, recruiting, and hiring for the MBAE team
  • Managing staff allocations to support proposals, projects, and initiatives
  • Providing performance feedback and career mentoring for the MBAE team
  • Tracking program execution through metrics and technical reviews
  • Providing technical support to programs through proposal and cost estimation reviews, participation in independent design reviews, architecture review boards and other technical reviews
  • Managing engineering initiatives and investment projects (budget and schedule)

Our engineers are the lifeblood of our company and we're more than 5,000 strong. With our robust offering of educational and career development opportunities, your chances to grow are limitless.

*This position will be primarily on site*

**Please note that pursuant to a government contract, this specific position requires US citizenship status**


Required Education, Experience, & Skills
Required Education:
  • Bachelor of Science degree in engineering/technical discipline, and 12+ year(s) related experience or equivalent experience, training and/or certifications

Required Skills:
  • Proven engineering and leadership skills with experience in product architecting, design, and delivery
  • Familiarity with digital engineering and model-based engineering processes, tools, and technologies
  • Demonstrated experience with project planning, management, and delivery
  • Familiarity with Agile project management and adaptive staff planning
  • US Citizen with the ability to obtain a US clearance



About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems' game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.