DRS Technologies Inc. Analyst III Data Management in Dallas, Texas

Leonardo DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.

Headquartered in Crystal City, VA, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A. which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture which rewards performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at www.drs.com.

DRS NIS is a leading designer and manufacturer of highly engineered, technically advanced, defense electronics for U.S. and allied international military and intelligence agency applications. We manufacture rugged communications interfaces serving military Command, Control, Communications, Computer, Intelligence and Surveillance (C4ISR) initiatives. Products include hand-held devices, targeting scopes, night vision optics, laptop computers and vehicle-mounted systems supporting man-portable and fighting vehicle applications. We specialize in equipment that allows communication between broad spectrums of battlefield interfaces.

Overall Summary

Designs, develops and establishes data management documentation based on program requirements. Assists in coordinating the development, implementation and maintenance of configuration management systems.

Primary & Essential Accountabilities

  • Designs, develops and establishes highly complex data management documentation based on program requirements.

  • May lead the development, implementation, and maintenance of configuration management systems

  • Participates in design review, audits, schedules, etc.

  • Utilizes product data management tools

  • Prepare contract data item submittals to established delivery schedules

  • Provides high level support to the Product Data Manager and engineering technical staff

  • Independent preparation and submittal of contract data

  • Reviews contract data requirements and establish data schedules in accordance with requirements

  • Assist engineering technical staff in the decision process required for configuration management

  • May prepare and present status of configuration plan and schedule in customer meetings

  • Participation in the development of plans and procedures regarding configuration management

  • Prepare cost estimates with supervision

  • Provide training to staff in the use of configuration management tools

  • Supports the analysis of proposed design changes to determine the effect on the overall system; recommends methods of improvement

  • Participates in special assignments or projects

  • Acts as liaison between functional groups

  • May supervise work product of other less experienced employees

  • Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization

Secondary Accountabilities

  • Provides support to formal configuration management activities such as Physical Configuration Audits

  • Provides support to the preparation of Technical Data Package delivery

  • Completion of assigned task on time and meeting technical requirements

  • Attend appropriate engineering, customer or business meetings

Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering or Related technical field (CAD data systems)

  • 6+ years of relevant experience in the field of Product Data Management.

  • Highly developed understanding of engineering or manufacturing technical data packages.

  • Demonstrated proficiency regarding configuration management principles.

  • Demonstrates the ability to review engineering technical data for completeness and correctness.

  • General computer skills with developed familiarity with product data management tools.

  • Detail oriented individual

  • Experience with CAD data systems desirable.

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