Raytheon Vision Systems (RVS) is tucked beneath the beautiful Santa Ynez Mountains, less than 10 miles outside of Santa Barbara, in Goleta, California. This central coast city offers easy access to beaches, hiking trails, and downtown Santa Barbara’s restaurants, shops, and harbor.
As part of Raytheon’s Space and Airborne division, Vision Systems continues to be one of the industry leaders in the production of high tech vision products for a variety of space, tactical, and commercial applications. RVS strives to be the most admired firm in the industry for discriminating focal plane arrays and has been a technology development and manufacturing leader of infrared systems for over 55 years.
RVS is seeking a talented, dynamic, and flexible individual to join our team as a Procurement Manager. This individual will report directly to the Senior Manager of Supply Chain and will have the opportunity to support multiple RVS programs within the Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) business unit. The position will include management of a team of Subcontract Administrators and Senior Buyers and will represent the Supply Chain organization at various levels of functional and cross-functional teams to drive business success.
This person will be engaged in a variety of areas including negotiating and administering various subcontract types, analyzing cost, price, and technical capabilities of suppliers, and supporting proposals that align with RVS technologies and capture plans. He/She will work collaboratively with cross-functional teams to evaluate, identify, and select suppliers and business partners. This person will also work closely with the Program Office representatives and Engineering to define and implement procurement strategies.
The ideal candidate will regularly interact with suppliers to solicit proposals and ensure performance is within cost and schedule. He/She will have the opportunity to lead the procurement team, monitor the group’s compliance, and ensure subcontract documentation is in accordance with established company, customer and government regulations.
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.