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Engineering Manager

Sierra Technical Services, Inc Tehachapi, CA
  • Expired: 13 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.


Responsible for coordinating, delegating and managing the daily functions of the Engineering Department.

  • Reports to VP/GM


  • Selecting, organizing and managing Engineering personnel.
  • Focused on coaching and mentoring the Design Engineering Teams.
  • Oversees the engineering program team and manages the execution of the engineering program scope.
  • Establishes current and long-range objectives, plans, and department policies and procedures, subject to approval by senior management.
  • Creates technical budgets, allocates resources, coordinates schedule and project deadlines.
  • Communicates regularly with senior management, program management and customers.
  • Must possess good Judgment skills and able to make decisions under pressure while using critical-thinking skills to reach objective conclusions.
  • Deliver world class engineering solutions to complex problems.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level (requires U.S. Citizenship).
  • Supports Business Development in pursuit of new business opportunities.
  • Must have excellent Technical writing skills.
  • *The company reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.


  • Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience: 10 plus years of related experience in aircraft prototyping
  • Strong background/experience in aircraft/aerospace engineering design and manufacturing.
  • Experience leading teams in the design and build of composite aircraft


  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Technical writing and cost estimating
  • Excellent people skills for interacting with customers and co-workers

Sierra Technical Services, Inc

STS is a Woman Owned Small Business located at the Tehachapi Airport in Tehachapi, Ca. STS specializes in Aerospace Engineering and Manufacturing. We are seeking multiple Composite Fabricators, Engineers of a wide variety of disciplines, as well as multiple other positions. These positions are for "DIRECT HIRE" (not contract labor) employee positions to support multiple programs designing and building unmanned aircraft. STS offers competitive salaries and benefits. Candidates that do not have the appropriate years' experience involving aircraft design and manufacturing need not apply. Candidates MUST be United States citizens and capable of obtaining a DoD security clearance.


101D Commercial Way, Tehachapi, CA 93561
Tehachapi, CA