Duties & Responsibilities


  • Coordinate and supervise an interdisciplinary design team of engineers, designers, drafters, technical writers, and technicians.
  • Provide supervision and technical leadership for lower level employees.
  • Review progress and evaluate results of work accomplished by self and others.
  • Coordinate and direct engineering projects that may include a variety of complex features and design requirements.
  • Review and approve objectives, schedules, and estimates for difficult assignments.
  • Estimate resource requirements to meet technical and scheduling objectives.
  • Review completion and implementation of technical products.
  • Ensure that customer requirements are systematically converted into total system solutions.
  • Analyze and develop design approaches for complex engineering projects.
  • Demonstrate excellent technical judgment and appreciable independent evaluation and ingenuity.
  • Make independent decisions to resolve engineering problems and methods.
  • Develop and apply advanced engineering design methods, theories, and research techniques within related fields.
  • Conduct investigations and tests of considerable complexity.
  • Interact with customer representatives to define and manage customer expectations.
  • Participate in Technical Working Groups to assess and improve ADTECH processes and capabilities.
  • Assist in bid and proposal efforts by providing cost estimations, technical approach definitions, and input to baseline schedule data.
  • Evaluate vendor capability to provide required products or services.
  • Some domestic and international travel may be required.



  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical or Ocean Engineering, from an accredited institution. Commensurate experience will be considered.
  • 10 to 20 years of practical experience in mechanical engineering.
  • 5 or more years of management experience leading multidisciplinary design teams.
  • Must be a US citizen.
  • Ability to obtain a United States Government Department of Defense Security Clearance (active clearance preferred)
  • Demonstrated and well-developed leadership qualities.
  • Capable of managing technical aspects of important and complex projects.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Strong technical writing skills.
  • Excellent analytical skills for preparing and reviewing technical and project reports.
  • Advanced knowledge and practical application of engineering principles within all related engineering fields of the company.


  • Advanced degree in Mechanical Engineering, Ocean Engineering or a related field, from an accredited institution.
  • Exercise excellent technical judgement, creativity, and initiative with attention to detail consistently throughout your work product, with awareness of the “system” perspective.
  • Strong communication, organizational and technical writing skills, including ability to effectively document, convey, and present engineering concepts and products to team members and customers.
  • Knowledge and/or experience in the marine industry, fielding Ship Board systems and associated technologies.
  • Hands-on abilities for assembling mechanical components.