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  • Our client is an innovative small business providing advanced electro-optical solutions for defense applications, seeks a Technical Program Manager.


  • Manage highly technical programs within budget and track to milestones.
  • Identify risk mitigation and critical path to achieve program objectives.
  • Serve as the overall technical lead for the effort, working with the various engineering disciplines assigned to the program.
  • Responsible for program budget and approval of program purchases.
  • Point of contact for customer and organization.
  • Ensure quality control on programs throughout the life cycle from research and development through production to maintain standards expected.
  • Communicate bi-weekly status of program internally to management and report per program requirements externally to the customer.
  • Contribute to proposal submissions, both programmatically and technically.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Optical, Electrical, or Computer Engineering; Physics, or a related scientific or engineering field, with 5+ years of exposure to complex electro-optical systems for military applications.
  • Experience with laser systems, night vision/imaging systems, and target location systems is a plus.
  • Hands-on experience with system integration and test.
  • Creative thinker with outstanding problem-solving skills during planning and execution of programs.
  • Strong leadership and motivational skills to drive self and team to meet goals and objectives of programs.
  • Utilization of proactive data analysis skills required to evaluate metrics to provide informed decision making for programs.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, Project, and PowerPoint.
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to interact with customers, suppliers, and other external personnel.


  • $150,000 – $195,000 a year
  • Benefits Package 
  • Travel within the US or internationally to customer locations may be required occasionally to support product testing or design reviews.

    • Location: Anywhere
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