Senior Manager - Program Management (G12)
The Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) Advanced Electro-Optics (AEO) team is seeking a Senior Program Manager (SPM) to lead programs in our Advanced Sensors and Components (ASC) program area. This is a key leadership role in advancing SAS electro-optic product capabilities. The ASC portfolio consists of programs expanding Raytheon’s EO technology leadership positions in areas such as direct and coherent detection ladar, synthetic aperture ladar, vibrometry, IRST, EOCCM and IP protection technologies.
The ASC SPM leads a large team of highly capable science and engineering staff, as well as other functional support team members, to execute strategy, establish goals, and be responsible for cost and schedule requirements of important advanced technology development and system demonstration programs. The SPM will participate in the management of multiple small and large contracts both through direct PM assignment as well as overseeing other PMs as direct reports. They will work across all functional organizations to staff their programs and ensure the timely delivery of products and services in accordance with ASC contract requirements and Raytheon SAS policies and procedures. The SPM must establish milestones and monitor adherence to program master plans and schedules, develop control systems and reports that accurately measure progress, identify potential problems in sufficient time for corrective action to be taken, and ensure the meeting of ASC contractual and financial commitments.
The SPM partners closely with AEO and ACT leadership to develop strategy and growth plans, and drives capture activities to achieve growth goals and commitments. This requires frequent customer and internal management interactions to ensure good communication and relationships. The individual will communicate with not only the ASC customer base, but be able to influence other potential customers as well as internal product lines leaders to support growth. The role is based in El Segundo, CA, and requires managing activities and staff across multiple sites in different states, as well as travel to customers at various locations across the US.
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.