Earned Value Focal - Military veterans preferred

2018-10-18
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


El Segundo
California
United States

Job Description:
Raytheon’s Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) seeks an EVM Specialist. This position will share responsibility for the strategic leadership, oversight and management of EVMS for a significant business unit.

The position is a resource for the S3 Mission Area to drive the use of EVM as a program management tool. Responsibilities include understanding EVM training gaps and providing solutions; attending program meetings and evaluating EVM data to drive understanding; driving standard processes and tools across programs; leading efforts for successful completion of Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBRs), Joint Surveillance Audits (JSAs) Internal Surveillance Reviews (ISRs); assisting in the successful deployment of EVM tools; participating and helping to drive solutions for SAS initiatives; reviewing and auditing EVM deliverables on programs.

The position is highly collaborative and calls for proactive leadership and the ability to influence/nurture program team members to build EVM maturity and improve processes. The position is deployed to the business unit and provides significant interfaces with Program Managers, Business Managers, and Control Account Managers, as well as SAS EVMS communities, Finance Business Processes & Systems, and outside customers. The position partners with Program teams to meet and manage EVM requirements and candidates need a strong recent working knowledge of Earned Value Management (EVM). The position entails the ability to work in a complex matrix environment and is accountable for all EVMS compliance within the business, as well as training, communications, tools deployment and program assessments.

Required Skills:

  • 8 + years related work experience
  • Practical experience in applications of EVMS, Cost/Schedule Integration and Risk Management
  • Thorough knowledge of Government EVM reporting & compliance
  • Experience in Training and Process Improvement
  • Experience with EVM tools (i.e. wInsight, SAP, MPM)
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Powerpoint
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Independent, self-motivated, ability to meet critical deadlines
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced, dynamic environment

Desired Skills:
  • Experience with SAP EV, MPM, PMX, PRISM MRP EV
  • Ability to adapt appropriately to priorities
  • Ability to speak with impact
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Ability to influence without authority
  • Ability to obtain a DoD Secret security clearance
  • Experience with development of training material

Required Education: Bachelors Degree in Business, Accounting, Finance or related discipline

Desired Education: Masters Degree in Business, Finance, or related discipline

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization 121409

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.