Company: University of Alabama in Huntsville
Posted on: September 23, 2022
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Department: Rotorcraft Systems Engineering Simulation Center
Work type: staff full-time exempt
Location: Huntsville, AL
Categories: Research Administration
Purpose of the Position: The Director of Rotorcraft Systems
Engineering and Simulation Center (RSESC) will provide leadership
and management of RSESC while providing vision and direction of the
center's research focus.
--- Directs execution of over $7.5M in government and industry
funding related to applied engineering, systems engineering,
design, and system analysis, rapid prototyping, integration, and
--- Provides superior technical expertise to customers in the areas
of system design and development, analysis in CFD and mechanical
fields, reverse engineering, data analysis, trade studies, systems
engineering, systems integration, material science, non-destructive
testing, independent verification, analysis, and review, and manual
development for Government systems.
--- Provide expertise in retrofits, upgrades, reverse engineering,
and miniaturizations to improve systems to meet emerging
requirements, address obsolescence or save on overall lifecycle
--- Provide expertise in space mission analysis and the design,
qualification, and fabrication of space and aircraft-mounted
--- Support the Boeing Huntsville Design Center with part-time
student engineering support.
--- Provide support to the FAA UAS Center of Excellence supporting
the integration of UAS in the National Airspace System.
--- Provides leadership, oversight, and supervision of over 150
employees as part of a broad workforce exercising the full
technical and managerial responsibility for research and advanced
development of rotorcraft systems.
--- Conduct design reviews, and participate in development reviews
and research program assignments.
--- Support reviews, assess, and incorporate research interface
--- Accomplish new research and development projects and provide
necessary scientific services to support design, planning,
scheduling, development, and timely completion of assigned research
--- Provide oversight of multiple complex systems and projects.
--- Take initiative on activities required after being provided a
general and broad outline from VPR&ED. --- Master's degree in
Engineering or Science, or an equivalent combination of education
and years of experience
--- 5 - 10 years of proposal development work experience
--- Aerospace and/or aviation experience
--- Federal and state contractual regulations. NASA, DOD, and State
--- Knowledge/experience in Marketing/Business Development
--- Knowledge of Research programs of other Federal agencies such
as DoT, NSF, DOE, and EPA
--- 5 years of Federal, State, and Industry marketing
--- 5 years of University operations and managerial experience
Desired Qualifications: --- Ph.D. in Engineering or Science is
--- Military aviation experience is desired Published Salary (if
available): $200,000 - $250,000 Advertised: Jun 09 2022 Central
Applications close:Please note, job openings are posted for a
minimum of three (3) business days and may be removed from the job
posting board and filled any time after the minimum posting period
has ended.AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER OF
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