Psionic Vice President, Global Engineering
Hiring Manager: CTO
Location: United States, Virginia, Hampton
Job Grade / BU: Executive / Global Engineering
The world is on the cusp of the next great industry technology transition. From Computers to Cell Phones, IoT and Cloud Computing, Autonomous Vehicles will impact society like nothing before.
Psionic, Inc. is at the forefront of cutting-edge technology that allows autonomous vehicles to “see”. Born at NASA and invented in space, we are a startup focused on lidar sensors for autonomous vehicles. We are building a culture of high performance that will change the world for the better. Headquartered in Hampton, Virginia, Psionic also has operations in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania. We offer a competitive salary, attractive benefits package and are looking for talented professionals who want to make a positive change in the world with an industry transforming technology. Our team is innovative with a strong work ethic and a passion to make the world better.
Are you curious? Are you an “A” player? Are you a technology junkie? GREAT communication skills? Detailed oriented? Have a high technical aptitude? Love complex challenges? Desiring to move FAST? Then you could be a great fit at Psionic! This is a rare opportunity to enter at the ground floor a market that will change the world. At a company that has the right technology at the right time and in a market segment that is still in the early stages of the Gartner Hype Cycle.
The Global Engineering Unit within Psionic has a highly strategic and exciting opportunity for a high energy, proven Engineering executive leader, reporting into our CTO and Co-Founder. You will be part of the executive team building the company from the earliest stages. You and your organization will develop products from concept to manufacture for customers in space, defense and automotive sectors. You will serve as a key advisor to the CEO and the CTO for technology, business development and manufacturing.
You will work closely with the VPs for the primary business units for Automotive, Space and Defense -helping to meet customer needs. Experience in product development is crucial as well as deep understanding of technical sources for electronic and electro-optical components and innovation. We are disrupting several markets and expect to continuously add to our competitive advantages. You will be responsible for building on our strong technical team to create a superior technical organization that meets current commitments and invents new capabilities. Proven, effective written and oral communication skills are essential.
The work involves planning, executing and monitoring analysts, designers, software/hardware developers, simulation tools, testing, and conducting performance validation and verification of optical and photonic elements, electronic data processing, controls, and instrumentation systems. These will be used for detecting, recording, measuring, or controlling physical conditions, phenomena, and environments encountered in automotive (aeronautical and aerospace) development programs.
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Psionic, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. U.S. Citizenship is required for the advertised position.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $150,000.00 to $200,000.00 /year