Staff Subcontracts Management

Shield AI

Shield AI

501-1,000 employees

Develops autonomous AI pilots for military aircrafts

AI & Machine Learning

Junior, Mid, Senior

Dallas, TX, USA

Required Skills
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 5-7 years of relevant supply chain or subcontract management experience
  • Experience in relevant manufacturing industries (e.g., Aerospace and Defense, Automotive, Space, Electronics)
  • Ownership mindset and ability to effectively plan and execute complex supplier management
  • Analytical and problem-solving experience with high attention to detail
  • Excellent Computer skills - Excel, Word and PowerPoint and experience with ERP systems (Deltek CostPoint preferred)
  • Effectively manage supply of critical components for both production and supply chain
  • Negotiate terms with priority suppliers including cost and schedule, while maintaining high quality
  • Manage supplier's performance through cross-functional supplier management teams to ensure high quality, timely, and cost-effective operations
  • Proactively resolve problems and discrepancies with pricing, delivery timelines, and quality
  • Build and maintain strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders (e.g., production, prototype, engineering)

Shield AI, a leader in AI for aviation, has a proven track record of technical innovation, with its Hivemind autonomy stack being the world's first autonomous AI Pilot deployed in combat since 2018. The company's culture is rooted in its mission to protect service members and civilians, and it has been recognized by Forbes, CB Insights, and Fast Company for its industry leadership. With a competitive edge backed by top-tier Silicon Valley VC funds, Shield AI offers a unique opportunity to work on cutting-edge AI technology in aviation.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding



San Diego, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Medical Insurance Coverage

Long Term Disability Insurance

Health Care FSA and Dependent Care FSA

Employee Assistance Program

Subsidized Gym Membership

Pet Insurance

Competitive Compensation

Retirement Services

Life Insurance

Parental Leave

Bereavement Support

Flexible Work Hours


Paid Holidays

Commuter Benefits

Relaxed Dress Code

Yearly Swag Items

Unlimited Snacks

Bottomless Beverages

Annual Celebrations

Work From Home Benefits

Standing Desks and Widescreen Monitors