Sr. Program Manager

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

****This position is contingent on contract award****


Raytheon is seeking a Senior Program Manager for the Transformers-Ratchet opportunity in Aurora, CO, or Dulles, VA.This opportunity is contingent on the Raytheon team being awarded the Ratchet contract.In this position you will serve as a direct report to the Director of Enterprise within the Intel Operations and Maintenance sub-mission area that is within the Global Intelligence Systems mission area.The successful candidate must demonstrate abilities to manage technical program aspects, care for personnel at multiple OCONUS sites, perform schedule and cost reporting, meet or exceed bookings, sales, profit and cash objectives, and provide regular briefings to the customer and other government entities; including, but not limited to, program management reviews, contract transition, technical meetings, and education outreach programs.This effort will transition the customer's current site based processes and practices to multi-site single enterprise standards.You will also be responsible for regular customer interactions, technical evaluation of requirements, management of awarded scope, allocation of resources, and growth of assigned business. In this role, you will lead the Raytheon effort for the future capture and proposal effort as this program matures and enters into the post-Discovery period.

This position requires travel to the CONUS and OCONUS sites on a periodic basis to ensure employee morale, the quality of the work being done and that requirements of the contract are being met.

Ratchet is a competitive pursuit that provides Tier II Maintenance Services to a Proprietary Customer. Responsibilities include program transition, execution, planning, budgeting, development of risk and opportunity plans and program expansion. The establishment and ongoing review of metrics, tasks, and processes to meet customer requirements for establishing Service Level Agreements prior to the Phase 2 recompete. Ratchet is an IDIQ contract with Cost Plus and Firm Fixed Price Task Orders which, add significant pressure to technical and cost performance. The Ratchet program manager will work closely with the subcontractors and the Customers to develop and maintain trusting relationships. The successful program manager candidate will be required to provide effective and creditable program capabilities and options to the Proprietary Customers Engineer Group and will represent the Ratchet program capabilities to customer, the prime and the IC community.


Leading Raytheon personnel and sustaining a professional, technical and administrative support staff adequate to accomplish defined and anticipated contractual tasks,

Performing supervisory duties for assigned managers, to include training, performance reviews, and development/maintaining job descriptions,

Ensuring subcontractor performance and assuring compliance with prime contract requirements and pricing schedules,

Preparing cost performance reports as required by contract deliverables for Firm Fixed Price CLINs, and

Managing Other Direct Costs to be compliant with Raytheon?s Ratchet contract


Must have an active SSBI security access,

Minimum 12 years related experience leading a large technology based effort,

Experience performing the PM related functions for contracts in excess of $10M per year,

PM Level 4 Certification or ability to obtain within 6 months,

Must be experienced in ITIL practices,

Experience with EVMS including preparing critical path analysis, development input for integrated master schedule and technical task for each task,

Experience fostering and engaging in active participation in Integrated Product Teams (IPTs),

Excellent communication skills and ability to effectively interact with subordinates, customers, and other Raytheon organizations, and

Experience working with teams in multiple global locations,

Establishment of executable baselines and risk and opportunity management to meet specific financial goals and obligations to the prime, the customer and Raytheon.

Required Education (including Major): BS in a scientific or engineering field of study or BS in Business Management with no less than 12 years relevent experience, including sufficient work background to effectively manage a complex global multi-site program. Twenty years of relevent expereince can be used in lieu of a degree.


Prior experience with Raytheon IPDS / Gate processes,

ACES Estimating, BOE development and Approver Training or experience,

Experience mentoring, team building, and teaching program protection and system integrity related skills to facilitate knowledge transfer and growth, cross-training and collaboration,

Experience participating in cross-business, cross-company, and industry teams associated to process and policy determination and development,

High degree of technical writing experience, in developing domain focused white papers, trade studies, and technical/policy documents in support of related initiatives, programs and proposals,

Previous experience in the preparation of budgets, schedules, staffing, etc. as required to manage support to programs and initiatives, and

Experience in leading or supporting proposal development efforts, to include BOE generation.

Qualified applicants may be subject to a security investigation and must meet minimum qualifications for access to classified information.Active SSBI Security Access and U.S. Citizenship required.


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


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