Open position

Project Manager – Hardware Engineering

Santa Monica, California / Engineering / Full-Time
The Role
As a Project Manager at Red 6, you will take a critical role in managing the development of next generation augmented reality systems. You will become part of a team exploring new concepts through design and fast iterative prototyping.

Project Managers are the primary keepers and managers of the project schedules for our hardware and software teams. You will manage tech feature development, integrations and project timelines from a technical perspective through the project lifecycle, developing project plans, schedules, delivery estimates, resource plans and status reports. If any process bottlenecks in the product development pipeline emerges, you will be responsible for identifying solutions and preventing future bottlenecks. You will guide the engineering team, including external vendors, through the profiling and analysis of projects to identify and plan for services and solutions that must be provided.
Your Qualifications

At least 5 years of demonstrated success as a Project Manager, showing a track record of delivering projects under budget and on schedule.

Practical experience with Agile methodologies.

Must have knowledge of industry best practices for project management, software engineering and business processes, such as: SCRUM, Project Management Institute methodology (PMI’s PMBOK), Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), or Information Technology Information Library (ITIL).

Working knowledge of JIRA, PSA tools, or other similar Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) tools.

Ability to analyze business requirements and translate those into services or solutions and develop associated plans for delivery.

Experience working in a product team.

Preferred/Extra Skills

2-3 years of experience in game development as a Producer, Agile Coach, SCRUM Master, Project Manager, or Development Manager, and have worked with or led a team through a full product cycle. Or similar in hardware systems lifecycle management.

Computer science / ME / or EE knowledge adequate to understand and communicate interactions among complex systems in business terms.

Some knowledge of coding or authoring 3D artwork.

Extensive experience working as a government contractor on various software and/or hardware projects.

About the department
Augmented Reality / Hardware / Integration Technology Department:

The Hardware Technology team at Red 6 engineers high performing and highly advanced augmented reality platforms and infrastructure, which support our military partners’ training and operations.

Research Department:

The goal of the Research department is to understand and develop how the multiverse works. Embedded within the Research department is a talented team that builds the tools that allow us to conduct R&D with a unique understanding of bleeding edge technologies. These tools tackle problems from data ingestion and storage, to data visualization and advanced communications networks. In order to achieve this goal, we require a first-rate development ecosystem. As such, we’re investing in building an AR-specific engineering team.
The Red 6 Mission

To build the best in-flight Augmented Reality flight training system in the world, and to create the most lethal combat pilots on the planet.

Note
Red 6 reserves the right to change its current benefits program at any time, in a manner that is consistent with applicable federal and state regulations

This job description is not a contract and confers no contractual rights, privileges, or benefits on any applicant or potential applicant. Red 6 has the right to change any and all terms of this job description, including, but not limited to, job responsibilities, qualifications and benefits. Nothing in this job description constitutes an offer or guarantee of employment.

Red Six Aerospace, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

INTERESTED?

Please get in touch and send an email to jobs@red6ar.com to include your resume, a cover letter, and a portfolio of your work.