University Programs: Contracts Administrator - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

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Job Description:
This is a great opportunity to join the Contracts organization to support the Space Systems portfolio. The selected candidate will provide general support to the Space Systems Contracts Team in association with the contract administration of the on-going contracts, proposals, new business campaigns and contract closure activities within Space Systems.

This role will require an understanding of company policies and procedures and their application of contract structures. The selected candidate will be involved with front-end engagement in structuring sound business agreements and will provide support closure to contractual issues. The role maintains close partnerships with the Program Office, Finance, the Officer of General Counsel and the Global Trace Compliance groups.

Required Skills:

  • Experience with Microsoft Office
  • Comfortable with customer interface
  • This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a 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 Skills:

  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (Please upload an unofficial transcript when applying)
  • Working within a team, fostering teamwork, collaboration, and trust
  • Ability to work multiple projects /assignments concurrently, prioritizing as necessary, and possessing time management and organizational skills Ability to partner with others and work on teams
  • Working knowledge of U.S. Government acquisition regulations and supplements, e.g. FAR, DFARS, and ITAR
  • Prior Contracts experience

Required Education (including major): Must have a BS / BA with a major in Economics, Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, Finance, International Studies, Pre-Law, or other related field by Summer 2019 or have graduated within 18 months prior to 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.