Job Description

Job LocationsUS-RI-East Greenwich
Job ID
# of Openings
Research & Development


As a Technical Program Manager with EaglePicher Technologies, you will assist the Program Manager in achieving program deliverables and provide support to the organization's strategic direction. This role is located at our East Greenwich, Rhode Island facility. EaglePicher is a leading manufacturer of various battery power systems used for lasers, aircraft, satellites, and medical devices. Our customers include NASA, JPL, BAE, Lockheed Martin, NOAA, Lawrence Livermore Labs, and Fortune 500 companies around the world. Our products make a difference, and our customers demand the best!

This position is focused on supporting the R&D design validation and manufacturing transition into manufacturing. Your core responsibilities involve providing direct support to the military aviation business unit Program Manager and will entail managing the development lifecycle through internal/external processes, schedule management, material management, and build validation. This position requires 3-5 years of engineering experience in a manufacturing and/or R&D environment.


Your core responsibilities include:

  • Support the technology transition process into a production relevant environment utilizing the organization’s Product Development Process (PDP)
  • Contribute to product design reviews for DFMA support
  • Create/Update and implement work instruction process documentation (process procedures, test procedures, operating procedures) for cell and battery prototype build
  • Manage labor, scope, and customer deliverables with engineering and manufacturing teams to meet program schedule and cost.
  • Communicate weekly program progress, key performance indicators (KPI), and dashboard summaries
  • Support engineering teams to source and procure materials
  • Support Program Manager in preparing customer progress reports and document deliverables
  • Contribute to statement of work (SOW) and technical proposal development
  • Assist in budgeting and financial forecasting
  • Serve as a resource that integrates teams, identifies gaps in activities, and catalyzes implementation
  • Travel may be required between 5-10% of total annual time


  • US Citizenship or Green Card holder required due to contractual requirements
  • BS degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering with demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills
  • Have 1-2 years of project management experience
  • Working experience in a new product manufacturing development environment
  • Experience with SolidWorks (preferred) and process and quality documentation (AS9100)
  • Excellent technical writing and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite, including Excel and Microsoft Project


EaglePicher Technologies, LLC is a leading producer of batteries and energetic devices for the defense, aerospace, medical, and commercial. The company provides the most experience and broadest capability in battery electrochemistry of any battery supplier in the United States. Battery technologies include lithium ion, thermal, silver zinc, silver aluminum, lithium carbon monofluoride, lithium thionyl chloride, reserve lithium oxyhalide, and lead acid. EaglePicher also provides custom battery assemblies, battery management systems, pyrotechnic devices, and other power solutions. EaglePicher Technologies is headquartered in Joplin, MO. and our defense and aerospace facilities are ISO 9001 and AS9100 certified and our medical business unit it ISO 13485 certified. For more information, visit

Some of the great things about being an EaglePicher employee include:

  • Medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance;
  • 10 paid holidays and PTO;
  • Matching 401K;
  • Tuition reimbursement;
  • Dependent scholarship programs.

EaglePicher Technologies LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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