13. The Corporate Ladder: Careers Open to You

  1. John A. Hoschette

Published Online: 30 APR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470530177.ch13

The Engineer's Career Guide

The Engineer's Career Guide

How to Cite

Hoschette, J. A. (2010) The Corporate Ladder: Careers Open to You, in The Engineer's Career Guide, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470530177.ch13

Author Information

  1. Lockheed Martin, Eagan, Minnesota, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 APR 2010
  2. Published Print: 24 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470503508

Online ISBN: 9780470530177



  • corporate ladder - determining its structure;
  • key to success - knowing different ladder paths;
  • receiving someone's help at top - sponsorship


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Career Paths for Engineers Within a Corporation

  • Engineering Fellows' Ladder

  • Staff/Systems Engineer Ladder

  • Project Engineering Ladder

  • Program Manager Ladder

  • Management Ladder

  • Marketing or Business Development Ladder

  • Summary

  • Assignments and Discussion Topics