ACT BACE Operations Manager - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) engineering is seeking a business operations manager for the Advanced Concepts & Technology (ACT) mission area. The business manager will be responsible for all aspects of engineering management within the ACT mission area and requires daily interaction with other functional managers to maintain and meet organizational goals and objectives. The person in this role must also be able to partner with finance, operations, and supply chain while being responsible for collection, analyzing and making recommendations associated with resource loading and management across all SAS sites that perform for ACT.

The operations manager will directly support the ACT Business Area Chief Engineer (BACE) and the ACT PACE’s and is responsible for providing extensive support and coordination of a wide range of initiatives, both strategic and tactical. This position provides support to the BACE and PACEs daily activities, including engineering staffing forecast and actual, coordination of engineering highlights/issues/EV to support Engineering Program Review and ACT Ops review. This position also helps with weekly status reporting, supporting engineering cost reduction initiatives to improve program position in domestic and international pursuits. The incumbent must track, analyze and evaluate headcount performance tied to ACT revenue forecasts and alignment to finance and must ensure the ACT BACE organization is focused on critical areas for performance improvement.

This position requires the ability to accurately prioritize requests and actions based on critical business needs, in addition to possessing a high degree of business acumen and discreetness.

Required skills:

  • Minimum 4 years experience in engineering or related field
  • Ability to work seamlessly with the ACT leadership team and at all levels of the organization
  • Understanding of the Six Sigma process
  • Proven success in driving business solutions
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance within one year
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.
Desired skills:
  • A good and organized communicator
  • R6Sigma Expert preferred
  • Ability to drive change in a non-changing culture
  • Ability to develop CONOPS and a battle rhythm within the organization.
  • Experience with eStaff
Required Education:
BS in a STEM related field

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.