Operations Program Manager - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)


  full-time   employee

United States

Seeking a highly motivated Operations Program Manager responsible for the overall execution of production and development type contracts supporting RF products in a defense contractor manufacturing setting. The successful candidate will lead all program activity ensuring adherence to program schedule, cost, and technical performance, prepare corrective action plans for technical and schedule issues, and coordinate/execute proposal preparation. The Operations Program Manager will be accountable for achieving all internal financial targets, supporting process improvement initiatives, and ensuring compliance to all applicable policies and procedures. This role must build and maintain strong diverse customer relationships, both internal and external to Raytheon supporting strong business growth. This role must be able to manage programs in all phases of maturity including Engineering Development, Low Rate Production, Full Rate Production, and Sustainment.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Collaborating and partnering with functional resources across SAS to ensure program execution success
  • Establishing and maintaining strong customer relationships
  • Communicating clearly and removing barriers to execution across the enterprise
  • Presenting program status utilizing business and project management tools and procedures including Earned Value Management System, Risk Management, Financial Forecasts and Program Estimate at Completion analysis required.

Required Skills:
  • 10 years of production related experience in Program Management, Engineering, or Operations Management
  • Supervisory Experience / Leading Teams
  • Experience developing and managing budgets
  • Proposal Experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to obtain Secret U.S. Security Clearance
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems

Desired Experience:
  • Production program experience with RF/Electronic Subassemblies and/or Subsystems
  • Experience managing Engineering Development Program and Low Rate Production Programs
  • Demonstrated success working across multiple disciplines to drive performance
  • EVMS Certification
  • Program Management Certification
  • Active Secret Clearance.

Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree with preference to Engineering or Business Management

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.