194431 - Project Engineer
12 months

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Project Engineer V for an opening in Huntsville, AL.

o Lead the planning, coordination, and execution of detailed engineering activities across multiple Missile & Weapon Systems division (MWS) programs, projects, and systems
o Establish and facilitate recurring meetings, technical exchanges and reviews involving multiple internal and external organizations across multiple engineering disciplines
o Lead the integration of technical parameters and activities to assure compatibility of physical, functional and program interfaces
o Lead assessments and collaborative resolution of complex cross-functional technical issues amongst diverse stakeholders
o Drive results through the development, implementation and maintenance of a rigorous process architecture, tools, schedules and metrics
o Maintain current data and provide status on technical and schedule performance risks and issues
o Lead development of discrete work effort planning and Agile implementation to maintain engineering execution schedules
o Lead and manage changes to engineering statements of work (SOWs) and assess impacts of changes
o Lead proposal development by identifying activities, resources, and tasks required to execute the work statement
o Conduct lesson-learned analyses and drive execution of corrective actions

o Experience with the Missile Defense Agency’s Ground-Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) program
o Experience working across a team representing multiple engineering and program management skills with internal and external stakeholders
o Experience with complex systems development and integration
o Experience leading complex project execution
o Experience with implementation and maintenance of systems engineering tools, schedules and metrics (i.e. Earned value management, DOORS, CAMEO)

Accredited dvanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 14 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD+9 years' related work experience, Master+12 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.


Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Richard Barrett
6926 Rivers Ave
North Charleston, SC 29406

Phone: (843) 554-5800 x246 or (800) 927-9318 x246

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.