Get on our Radar for Aerospace & Defense Systems

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Markets we serve in recruiting for clients in Aerospace and Defense Systems includes:

  • Commercial Drones
  • Embedded Control Systems
  • IFEC
  • Cabin Management Systems
  • In Seat Power Supplies
  • Primary or Secondary Aircraft Electrical Power Generation
  • Power Converters
  • Military UAVs and Drones
  • Space Systems and Satellites
  • Stealth Tech Sensors
  • Weapons / Targeting / Navigation Systems

Please note:  While our Aerospace & Defense Systems practice is located in Seattle, WA, we recruit for clients across North America.   

In addition to the roles clients have engaged us to fill on a retained basis, we also market to clients and a select group of VC and PE firms.  In this regards, our pre-screening, interview and assessment process is geared towards identifying the “A Players” – the top 14% in any type/level role who has the track record of producing 8 to 10 times more than “B players” who comprise up to 35% of the workforce. 

It’s important that we collect information about you to proceed.  

Performance Objectives and Requirements to Consider

Ideally you have between 5 to 30+ years of experience in one of the designated markets above with a track record of potential accomplishments as follows:

Engineering Design / Development or Engineering Management :  have led R&D or manufacturing, or built and managed teams in full product life-cycle design / development; and/or have developed and documented customer requirements; and/or have filed for or been co-author of more than 1 patent; and/or have successfully managed, mentored, and led teams of at least 10 or more; and/or have managed and sustained P&L:and/or have elevated UX and CE

Sales / Business Development:  hunter mentality; possess in-depth contacts and relationships within a customer target base consisting of both engineering / product marketing buyers and executive buyer/ decision makers; have meet or exceeded sales quotas and sales targets: have expanded market share and/or increased profit margins; have negotiated signed MOUs and purchase agreements with new customers 

Product Management:  have built a solid CE and customer support within sales engineering, manufacturing, and vendor integration; deep relationships with both internal and external decision makers

Senior  Corporate Management:  full command of P&L including ability to use financial modeling techniques to enhance business strategy  and EBITDA performance; strong and solid relationships where you can sell your ideas effectively with Board members, major stockholders, and industry financial analysts; calculated risk-taker and entrepreneur

Applicants may apply directly with a resume or simply add a link to your full Linkedin profile.  A cover letter is recommended describing your ideal role and environment.  We do NOT find jobs for active job seekers.  if you are unemployed and inactive for more than 9 months, it is unlikely we can help you.