Project Manager


Fuse Integration

Who we are:

Fuse delivers innovative communications, networking, and computing solutions for U.S. defense agencies and our nation’s warfighters. Our game-changing products and solutions ensure secure, reliable information and communications at the tactical edge.

About this role:

Do you thrive in innovative, design-driven environments with a high level of both accountability and trust? Are you passionate about delivering elegant software solutions with the right amount of engineering rigor? Are you seeking a leadership role where you can take initiative? If so – we want to hear from you!

Fuse is looking for a Technically savvy and hand’s on Project Manager with an Engineering background to lead the development, integration and demonstration of advanced communications and networking technologies. In this role, you will oversee and manage all aspects of project execution and provide strategic guidance to the team and stakeholders. Our work focuses on DoD network and tactical communications providing a variety of communications abilities to USN and USMC platforms including tactical data links, line of site and beyond line of sight radios, and crossbanding of IP data. This engineering-minded Project Manager must be passionate about enhancing operator capabilities with user-focused communication, network, and software systems.

Warfighter-focused design and development is at the heart of Fuse processes. Throughout Fuse development our experienced team applies the best practices of commercial design-think, coupled to the DoD systems engineering framework. The coupling of commercially proven design with rigorous systems engineering gives Fuse an ability to rapidly design, develop and field solutions well inside of typical military design cycles. With an Agile approach to development (for both software and hardware) Fuse rapidly innovates, putting creative concepts into action, and refining those concepts through hands on test, user evaluation, and iteration.

What you’ll do:

Deliver innovative software, network, and hardware solutions that enhance network and IP-based communications

Ensure cost, schedule, and technical requirements are met

Work as a team throughout the design process, supporting sprint planning sessions, code reviews, and scrums

Get in front of real-world operators to understand needs and requirements from an end-user point of view

Provide input for project planning and proposals

Create relationships with customers, stakeholders, and industry partners

Ensure system development environment and system attributes align with DoD security requirements

Participate in demonstration planning with customers and overarching experiment managers

Execute technical demonstrations

Oversee internal development level test, verify system objectives are met with comprehensive test cycles

Provide strategic guidance to project teams and stakeholder

Founded in 2010, Fuse is a veteran-owned business. Our San Diego-based company has earned recognition as an emerging leader in airborne, maritime, and ground networking.

Please respond with resume, and in addition to your resume – a Cover Letter will go a long way.


We are looking for:

Ideal candidates will have experience in technical leadership and early product development including requirements development, system design, system integration and test for complex technical systems.

Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering field of study or Bachelor’s degree with related experience in an engineering field

5-7 years of hands-on experience in designing, development and implementing technical systems

Experience leading teams in the engineering development, testing and deployment of complex systems

Experience with DoD R&D process and life cycle management

Working knowledge and experience with military networking systems

Understanding of system test process including experience producing test plans and procedures

Familiarity with Agile development and professional SW development environments

U.S. citizenship

Current US SECRET Clearance

Must be a nimble self-starter who is excited about technology and has the ability to think out of the box and suggest powerful new ideas

Nice to have:

Experience with USMC Communications networks and C4ISR

Management Degree, MBA, or similar certification (such as PMP)

Experience leading development of software based systems

Understanding of networking and network troubleshooting


Medical, Dental, and Vision Covered for employee, and a portion of dependents’ coverage is covered as well

11 paid Federal Holidays

Paid Time Off (PTO) Date of hire through second year: 10 days/year (accrued)

Third year and beyond: unlimited

40 hours of paid sick leave per year

401k with employer matching

Annual bonuses

Cell phone reimbursement: $100/month

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