Tewksbury, Massachusetts


Job Description:

Leidos’ Security Detection & Automation operation is seeking an Engineering Project Manager in Tewksbury, MA to join our cross-functional engineering team using innovative technology to develop truly novel solutions that make travel and trade safer, healthier, and more efficient on a global level. This is a great opportunity for an Engineering Project Manager with a background in product development and a passion for engineering to plan, conduct and manage engineering research, design and development projects involving hardware or software solutions in a diverse and collaborative R&D environment.

Primary Responsibilities

+ High level of oversight for engineering research, design, development, and sustaining projects.

+ Responsibility for project schedule, budget, and drives cross-functional technical team to achieve technical objectives.

+ Work with teams on product development of automated analysis systems, software, and network solutions.

+ Lead through complete lifecycle phases including requirements, concept development, design reviews, V&V and release to production using established formal development process.

+ Responsible to manage and publish technical design specifications including analysis and decomposition of customer, product lines, sales and key suppliers requirements into subsystem specifications.

+ Define test strategy and V&V plan with traceability back to requirements to ensure compliance.

Basic Qualifications

+ BS/BA in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or similar. MS is preferred.

+ 5+ years of relevant experience, at least 3 being in engineering project management

+ Previous experience as a program manager involving hardware and software development

+ Strong planning skills including defining requirements, time estimating, communicating progress to stakeholders at each phase of project, documentation, and testing

+ Broad Engineering background sufficient to analyze design data related to electrical, software, mechanical, and physical science disciplines. Position requires working with subject matter experts to make design trade-offs with respect to cost and performance.

+ Proven experience with managing major suppliers and sub-contractors.

+ Proven experience to estimate project budget and schedule required across engineering disciplines.

+ Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills are required for effective interface with all internal and external contacts.

+ US Citizenship required

Preferred Qualifications

+ PMP certification

+ 1-2 years’ experience with the development of analytical (measurement) systems

+ Experience working with teams on product development of algorithms, imaging systems or trace analysis systems, software and network solutions

+ Hands-on design engineering experience with the development, and production of electronics equipment for use in medical devices, government security and/or military applications, or similar


Pay Range: REQNUMBER: R-00067956

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. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an equal opportunity employer/disability/vet.

Tewksbury, Massachusetts

At Leidos, quality performance means two things:

  1. Satisfying our customers by delivering the products and services they need on time and in budget.
  2. Continuously improving our processes so that our work meets requirements and is done right the first time.

Our proprietary EngineeringEdge® solution gives us a consistent, company-wide approach to planning, designing, developing, and delivering solutions that achieve our customers’ goals. Comprehensive and customizable, EngineeringEdge is based on industry standards and best practices from:

  • CMMI®, the CMMI Institute.
  • Project Management, the Project Management Institute.
  • the International Organization for Standardization (ISO®).
  • the International Council on Systems Engineering/INCOSE Corporation.
  • Electronic Industries Alliance.
  • Our four decades experience on a wide range of programs.

Many Leidos organizations have been able to earn coveted CMMI maturity level 3 and higher, as well as ISO 9001 organizational designations.

In addition, we have our own high standards for ethics and performance.
Investors : Employee Code of Conduct

What does this mean to our clients? High quality products and services, developed in an environment committed to continuously improving processes and uncompromising ethics.

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