KBR RETS: Chief Engineer/Operations Manager (Contingency Hire) in HUNTSVILLE, Alabama

Title: RETS: Chief Engineer/Operations Manager (Contingency Hire)


Other Locations: Marshall Islands

Job Number: 1053891

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Chief Engineer/Operations Manager

Serves as the RTS Instrumentation Chief Engineer and operations manager working within and managing RTS Instrumentation Operations & Maintenance as well as improvements and modernizations efforts in a research and development and operational environment.

Prepares and coordinates the development of

RTS Instrumentation maintenance and Improvement and Modernization

plans for contract scope of work. Ensure


that a performance baseline is maintained in configuration control through the use of approved change control procedures. Establishes the conceptual scope of estimates and

studies in relation to engineering

efforts for RTS instrumentation maintenance and I&M efforts

, establish


format and content of summaries and reconciliations, including segregation of cost according to level of confidence and identification of areas of risk; review labor estimates for reasonableness. Plan, coordinate, and establish level of quantification appropriate to the objectives of the effort and to the level of scope definition for each discipline or specialty. Measures the execution and completion of all


instrumentation related Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs) and related

deliverables within budget. Creates and implements measurement systems for established processes, analyzes performance metric results, and identifies improvements. Supports project organizational and administrative activities. Executes simultaneous tasks within broadly defined parameters. Supports development of Project Controls standards and procedures. Interfaces with designated management and client counterparts for specific planning and to schedule tasks/cost presentations.

Education Required

Must have a master’s of science degree from an accredited college or university preferably in

Engineering or scientific field of study

Experience Required

Fifteen (15) years of experience in progressively more complex work experience in engineering or scientific disciplines. Must have prior experience in operations, planning or ballistic missile test mission planning; familiarity with radar, telemetry, and/or optics concepts, operations, and maintenance.

A PhD in a related science and engineering field may be substituted for three (3) years of relevant experience.


Job: Engineering/Technical - Control Systems or Instrumentation/Controls