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Textron Electrical Engineering Manager in Hunt Valley, Maryland

Electrical Engineering Manager


Who We Are

Textron Systems is part of Textron, a $14 billion, multi-industry company employing 35,000 talented makers, thinkers, creators and doers worldwide. We make things that fly, hover, zoom and launch. Things that move people. Protect soldiers. Power industries. We serve customers in industries spanning aerospace and defense, specialized vehicles, turf care and fuel systems. Visit to read more about who we are and the products we make!

This role is within Textron System’s Unmanned System’s division working with Ground Control products. The Ground Control team has an immediate opening for an Electrical Engineering Manager to support our growing family of unmanned vehicles, enhancing their missions and autonomous behavior. Our teams are engaged in multiple cutting-edge development programs for defense applications domestically and internationally. The strong candidate will possess a broad knowledge base in electrical engineering design with proven performance across multiple disciplines. This role will include integration of vehicle power, communications, control systems and autonomy of unmanned craft, sensors and payloads .

About This Role

We believe people should love what they do – in an Electrical Engineering Manager role, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing technical leadership, functional leadership, and oversight of all activities of the Ground Control Electrical Engineering team.

  • Overseeing electrical engineering tasks including (but not limited to):

  • EE Systems and Detailed Design for Power, Communications and Data Links, EMI/RFI, Computing, Control and Autonomy

  • Electrical and Computing sub-system integration and test

  • Design of custom PCBs or other electrical assemblies

  • Perform co-site analyses

  • Debug and repair electrical assemblies

  • Create test and engineering analysis reports

  • Develop specifications for computer architectures

  • Design, specify, and execute unit level testing of electrical subassemblies and cables

  • Manage work flow and proper staffing supporting multiple product lines.

  • Develop and grow existing staff to include both internal hires and external consultants and experts.

  • Actively participate in the attraction, selection, retention, and development of top engineering talent.

  • Support proposals, prepare and approve cost estimates, interface with internal and external customers and suppliers.

  • Generate Statements of Work and monitor outside contractor performance.

  • Serve as a mentor and technical resource to others within the department and the engineering organization.

  • Provide technical direction to engineering staff and technicians of all disciplines.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering required; Master’s Degree preferred

  • Minimum 8 years related work experience, preferably at least 3 years of experience in formal or informal supervisory role.

  • Experience with packaging and interconnection of electronics on a mobile platform

  • Defense experience as the candidate will be expected to work with product leaders in shaping our next generation investments in technology and product line expansion

  • Active Secret Clearance preferred; Ability to obtain Secret eligibility required

  • Ability to travel up to 25% of the time

  • Effective writing and presentation skills

  • Solid working knowledge of Microsoft Office products (i.e., Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and Visio)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with design in a corrosive environment

  • Experience with Electrical Engineering CAD (ie Zuken, ORCAD, Mentor Graphics)

  • Design according to Military Standards strongly preferred

  • Experience in a DoD environment and model based systems engineering

Are you a Military Veteran?

Textron's products and services are trusted everyday by those who protect our country. We are dedicated to hiring these Veterans and aim to translate their skills to make an impact on our Company.

How We Care

At Textron Systems, our talented people make us successful. We promote an inclusive environment where we value individuality, differences, and unique perspectives.

Our Company is committed to offering employees opportunities to grow and develop. Our benefits and compensation packages are designed to help our talented employees excel and achieve their goals, so they can make a difference every day in and outside of the workplace. Below are just a few examples!

- Flexible Work Schedules

- Education Assistance

- Career Development & Training Opportunities

- Wellness Program (including Fitness Reimbursement)

- Medical, Dental, Vision & 401(K) with Company Funding

- Paid Parental Leave

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Engineering

Primary Location US-Maryland-Hunt Valley

Recruiting Company Textron Systems

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Manager with Direct Reports

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 286371