Senior Program Planner - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon is seeking a program management, planning & scheduling professional to join the SAS Planning & Scheduling Department. This position is for a Program Planner within Raytheon’s Space and Airborne Systems in Goleta, CA.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Creation and maintenance of program Integrated Master Schedule (IMS).
  • Ensuring compliance with governmental and customer requirements.
  • Development of a DID and DCMA compliant Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) that achieves necessary cost and schedule integration.
  • Assist in planning, scheduling and cost estimating tasks.
  • Perform analyses and prepare reports to assist in ensuring that programs meet or exceed schedule commitments.
  • Participate in the preparation of schedules for all contract work and perform and/or assist in analyses such as critical path, schedule risk and variance analysis.
  • Incorporate contractual and programmatic changes into the IMS in order to maintain realistic, current contract schedule baselines

Required Skills:
  • Minimum 4 years of professional experience in Accounting, Finance, Program Management, or Program Planning and Scheduling
  • Minimum 4 years of professional work experience using MS Office suite products (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • The ability to thrive in a deadline-oriented environment
  • Experience working in a team oriented environment
  • Professional experience using software designed for creating and maintaining industry related schedules. (MS Project, Primavera, OpenPlan, or similar scheduling software)
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need the ability to access US only data systems.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.

Desired Skills:

Scheduling experience in an engineering/manufacturing environment (preferably aerospace)
Knowledge of the Earned Value Management System (EVMS) or similar business process
Ability to balance technical/cost/schedule constraints to achieve customer satisfaction
Ability to deliver customer focused solutions

Required Education: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited university or college, preferably in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Information Technology or related field of study

This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons.
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.

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.