Specialty Executives has partnered with an emerging technology leader in Unmanned Arial Systems looking to hire a proven VP of Engineering  in UAS.  We are eager to speak with an exceptional aerospace or mechanical engineering director who has no less than 7 to 10 years in leading and directing projects on small unmanned aerial system projects.

The new VP of UAS Engineering will be tasked with reviewing the senior direction of projects in mechanical design and payload integration of structures, parts and mechanisms on tactical unmanned aerial systems.

The successful candidate will manage design engineers involved in integration of electronics and mechanical components as well as providing program leadership, systems engineering, and technical support to the team lead for the Rotary Wing and UAS portfolio.  Working within a technical capacity with customers and presenting to senior leadership on the status and issues associated with assigned UAS systems in preparation for acquisition decision meetings.   Manage and oversee engineering and R&D budgets.

Successful candidate will have no less than a Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering or Mechanical Engineering (Masters Preferred) and have a security clearance.  Position will most likely require immediate and full relocation.

To apply please email:  lthomas@specialtyexecutives.com

Successful applicants will be asked to show proof that they can legally work in the US.
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