|Engineer Leadership Program|
Company: BAE Systems, Inc.
Location: Sterling Heights (Multiple), MI
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 08/08/2022
Expire Date: 10/08/2022
Job Categories: Engineering
Engineer Leadership Program|
Platforms & Services (P&S) Engineering Leadership Development Program (ELDP)
About the Leadership Development Program
How does it feel to work on a team driven to make a big impact? Empowering. We believe your career should always be growing. And thatís exactly what it will do at BAE Systems as part of our Leadership Development Program (LDP). The LDP is designed to accelerate the development and career of highly-motivated recent college graduates who aspire to achieve their leadership potential. This is accomplished through challenging and rewarding rotational assignments, technical and leadership training, advanced education, leadership opportunities and exposure, and mentorship. Youíll hit the ground running with a company truly committed to your growth as you enjoy a special camaraderie on a team dedicated to protecting what really matters.
As an Engineering Leadership Development Program participant, you will gain:
Experience: The ELDP consists of three, one-year rotations; each with increasing responsibility. It is designed to provide diverse set of experiences within Engineering areas and disciplines. ELDP participants are also exposed to a variety of networking opportunities and strategic project initiatives.
Diversity: The ELDP's affiliation with other BAE Systems leadership development programs enables participants to work in cross-functional and cross-site rotational assignments
Flexibility: The ELDP provides a great deal of flexibility and choice for program participants. This flexibility includes ELDP participant input of 2nd and 3rd rotational assignments and/or geographic location.
Education: It is a requirement of this program to complete a technical Master's Degree Program. BAE Systems offers tuition assistance for graduate school. The school and specific technical degree is left up to the candidate, providing it is applicable to the business.
Opportunity to travel: BAE Systems has locations worldwide with our ELDP primarily rotating to locations within the United States. Your first rotation will be at one of our major locations, such as York, PA or Sterling Heights, MI, Minneapolis, MN, or San Jose, CA. These assignments can change based on business need. Your second and third rotations may be at any of our sector locations nationwide.
Mentorship: A mentor is assigned to each ELDP participant to expose them to diverse and challenging experiences, while providing guidance in choosing rotations, career development, and off-program placement.
Personal growth: The program seeks to facilitate the growth of an individual's leadership skills through an annual, week-long leadership development conference (LDC). This conference provides personalized leadership training as well as an opportunity to network with senior BAE Systems executives and other leadership development program participants across the company.
The ELDP is a three-year rotational program designed to develop high potential, entry-level individuals into future leaders. Youíll have the opportunity to experience assignments in several operational functions, business areas, and product groups nationwide.
Rotational examples include:
Education & Experience
Bachelorís degree in Engineering (Electrical, Mechanical, Software, or other applicable majors)
Demonstrated teamwork and leadership abilities in academic and non-academic pursuits
Participation in a variety of extracurricular activities
Capacity and motivation for hard work
Internship/Co-Op or project experience in related field
Diverse work experience
All candidates must be able to:
Relocate during the rotational program
Start at one of our major locations: York, PA; Sterling Heights, MI; Minneapolis, MN; or San Jose, CA
Depending on your rotations, some may be required to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense security clearance
Superior communication skills
Capacity and motivation for hard work
Company Name: BAE Systems, Inc.
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but itís what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts Ė defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a teamómaking a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, youíll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. The Platforms & Services (P&S) sector under BAE Systems, Inc does the big stuff: the armored combat vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, and naval ship repairÖjust to name a few. Our employees take pride in the work they do and why they do it. They are on the front lines every day, building our products to protect the lives of those who serve. We may be biased, but we think P&S does some of the coolest work around, and we think you will too. Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.