The Leonardo Electronics US Inc (LE-US) Director, BD – Advanced Concepts Development Team (ACDT) position is responsible for the advancement of the technical baseline for LE-US products, services, and technology. The LE-US ACDT Director helps maintain customer relationships so that LE-US customers will view Leonardo as their preferred supplier using Leonardo advanced technologies, products, and services. While Business Development Managers and Directors serve as the interface between the customer and the Leonardo company, the ACDT Director is their technical resource for the ‘art of the possible’ to include incorporation of machine learning, high performance computing, advanced networking architectures, prototype development, etc.. The ACDT Director serves to understand current and future customer demands, plan how to meet these demands, and help generate sales for Leonardo stakeholders as a result. The LE-US BD ACDT Director will often function as Business Development’s R&D, Prototyping activities, and Systems Integration Lab director for leading edge opportunities that are identified, qualified, and pursued until won and transitioned to Operations.
Location: Huntsville, AL
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