Senior Program Planner II - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon Space & Airborne Systems (SAS) is seeking a mid-level Program Planning Professional to join the Integrated Program Planning department in (McKinney, Texas) as a Senior Program Planner II. The applicant will be responsible for assisting the mission area Planning lead with schedule management, analysis, and other Program activities. The applicant will be responsible for ensuring compliance with governmental and customer requirements.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Creating and maintaining an Integrated Master Schedules (IMS) that is compliant with governmental and corporate requirements and which demonstrates the necessary cost and schedule integration. Assist in planning and cost estimating tasks, perform analyses, and prepare reports to ensure that programs meet or exceed schedule commitments. Participate in the preparation of schedules for all contract work and perform and/or assist in critical path analysis, schedule risk analysis and other variance forms of schedule related analysis. Incorporate contractual and programmatic changes into the IMS in order to maintain realistic current contract schedule baselines.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 6 years of professional experience in Accounting, Finance, Program Management or Program Planning & Scheduling
  • Minimum 4 years of scheduling experience in an engineering/manufacturing environment (preferably aerospace)
  • Minimum 4 Years of professional experience using software designed for creating and maintaining industry related schedules. (MS Project, Primavera, OpenPlan, or similar scheduling software)
  • Minimum 4 years of personal or professional experience using MS Office suite products (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.
Desired Skills:
  • The ability to interface and influence at all levels of an organization
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the Earned Value Management System (EVMS) or similar business process
  • Demonstrated ability to balance technical/cost/schedule constraints to achieve customer satisfaction
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience in assisting Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) in planning, scheduling and cost estimating tasks
  • Demonstrated experience with Risk and Opportunity Management
  • Demonstrated experience with Micro-frame Project Manager (MPM) or APEX IMS integration
  • Raytheon Six Sigma (R6S) Specialist or similar certification
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver customer focused solutions
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • The ability to thrive in a deadline-oriented environment
  • Current DoD Top Secret Clearance
Required Education:
  • Bachelor's Degree from an Accredited University or College, preferably in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Engineering, Information Technology or related field of study

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.