Key Responsibilities

  • Leads Engineering team through System Verification activities to satisfy all customer requirements.
  • Coordinates Requirements Based Engineering standards for the project and drives Engineering team to follow the standards.
  • Works directly with SMEs and authors of analysis and testing documents to coordinate verification activities that return the necessary data for customer requirements verification.
  • Leads discussions with the customers on the validity of requirements and whether they are verifiable as written.
  • Oversees the configuration management of the customer requirements document and uses the joint change control board process to control customer requirements changes.
  • Leads Engineering team in defining and presenting customer requirements changes when necessary.
  • Strong requirements accounting abilities in order to manage and maintain a requirements set of 2000 plus requirements objects.
  • Travel to the US and/ or internationally - 10%


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
  • At least 8 years of demonstrated experience leading engineering teams in a dynamic multi-functional environment.
  • Due to export control regulations, this position requires US citizenship status.


  • Individuals who are self-motivated and able to work with little supervision, who consistently take the initiative to get things done, do things before being asked by others or forced to by events.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage multiple work streams to answer system level verification questions and to close all disconnects between customer requirements and verification activities.
  • Experience working with external customers.
  • Experience using IBM Rationale DOORs for requirements tracking and traceability.
  • Experience using IBM Rationale DOORS eXtension Language (DXL) is a plus.
  • Experience using IBM Rationale ClearQuest for problem reporting and tracking.
  • Direct APU / turbine engine experience related to design, test, system functionality, and system interaction with the airframe.
  • Program/control account management skills