• Enterprise Technical Lead

    Job Location US-MA-Pocasset
    Posted Date 1 month ago(1/21/2019 5:02 PM)
  • Overview



    Located in the U.S. and a subsidiary of Kongsberg Maritime, Hydroid is the world’s most trusted manufacturer of advanced Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (AUVs). Our marine robotics systems provide innovative and reliable full-picture solutions for the marine research, defense, hydrographic and offshore/energy markets. Our products represent the most advanced, diversified and field-proven family of AUVs and AUV support systems in the world.


    Hydroid employees are passionate about their work and strive to produce top-quality products and service. All products are designed and manufactured at the Hydroid facilities in Pocasset, MA.



    • Work with engineering leadership, program management, and the customer to ensure product designs are aligned with the program technical vision and meet all requirements.
    • Manage the technical baseline of product within the Enterprise, support technical planning, and ensure projects remains within budget and schedule.
    • Establish product development approach for Enterprise projects, with emphasis on quality, robustness, and reliability.
    • Resolve cross-discipline technical issues.
    • Provide dotted-line supervision of Enterprise technical personnel involved in the design and development of complex systems.
    • Act as the Enterprise technical focal point of contact with internal and external customers.
    • Provide weekly/monthly Program Review Board participation, as required, to support reporting of technical, cost, and schedule progress.
    • Work with the Program Manager to create and maintain development plans and schedules
    • Act as a mentor to Enterprise technical team members.
    • Support continuous improvement through adherence to and improvement of CMMI development processes.
    • Other responsibilities include formulating operational concepts; performing mission, functional, cost-benefit and risk analysis; selecting systems architecture; and preparing specifications.



    • Experience establishing strategy for technical product development with emphasis on multidisciplinary systems (mechanical, electrical, software, etc.)
    • Experience as project leader/manager including supervision of technical personnel involved in the design and development of complex systems
    • Background with AUV/Marine Robotics and development/integration of products within an IPT environment preferred
    • Demonstrated project management skills, including earned value and risk management
    • Demonstrated excellent customer interfacing and presentation skills
    • Highly skilled providing technical briefing to internal/external customers and company leadership
    • Working experience leading technical definition and change proposal development
    • Experience identifying program risks and develop mitigation plans
    • Excellent teamwork and communication skills, both verbal and written
    • Experience with / in Marine / Defense Contracting environments
    • BS degree (or higher) in an engineering discipline and 7+ years of applicable work experience
    • Minimum 7- 10 years of progressive experience demonstrating the proficiency levels required for effective project management
    • Must have, or be able to obtain, a security clearance
    • Some travel is associated with this role to support customer meetings and/or provide technical support

    A condition of this position will require the successful Applicant to pass a government security investigation and must subsequently receive authorization to access US Department of Defense Controlled Unclassified Information (“CUI”) and potentially classified information.


    We offer a very competitive salary and an excellent benefits package including 75% company paid medical and dental insurance. The company also offers paid Life, STD, LTD, tuition reimbursement and 401K with company match, and more.


    Hydroid is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/AA/M/F/V/D Employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran and need assistance with the application process as a result of your disability please call 1-508-563-6565 or mail your request to 1 Henry Drive, Pocasset, MA 02559, Attn: Employment Application Assistance.



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