Program Manager - Military veterans preferred

2019-11-29
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Arlington
Virginia
United States

For more than 70 years, scientists and engineers in diverse disciplines at Raytheon BBN Technologies have collaborated to solve real-world problems through research, exploration, development and prototyping. We partner with the best technical talent in academia and industry to challenge the status quo, pioneer new technologies, and create transformative solutions.
The Network & Cyber Technologies (NCT) team uses the fundamental principles of math, engineering, and physics to respond to customer requirements addressing challenges in information exchange, protection, and exploitation within the communications, physical layer RF, and cyber domains. Our fundamental capabilities include security and game theory, cyber analysis which produces security assurances for mission critical systems, networking protocols and solutions, forensics, privacy, electro-magnetic research (including IoT), and work with proprietary customers.
This role provides program management support to the technical staff.

What you will do
Significant interaction with the technical and project support staff on multiple projects
Advise and collaborate with the technical staff on customer interactions
Be responsible for monitoring spending, staffing, contract schedule, subcontracts, material purchases, and deliverables
Help the team stay on task and on budget
What you will gain
You will gain knowledge of the technical work and innovative research being performed
Work with a motivated, engaged, and exciting group of peers

What you need
2 to 5 years of project management / program management
Be organized and detail-oriented with the ability to efficiently handle complex program management issues while helping researchers focus on the technical work to be achieved and the big picture of their efforts
Be creative and people-centered
Have a B.S. or equivalent in a technical degree or business administration, with eight-plus years of industry experience
Have good written and verbal communication skills
Have expertise in creating documents, presentations, e.g., Microsoft Word and PowerPoint
Have experience with task planning, staffing, and tracking of projects with multiple personnel
Have experience with financial tracking, including the use of tools like Microsoft Excel and Project
• Position may require some amount of overnight travel.
US citizenship required

Additional Skills
Strong financial skills, including forecasting and budgeting
Experience dealing with government compliance processes such as export/import control
Experience managing Government-funded contracts
Experience writing proposals for Government funding
Experience with managing subcontractors and consultants
Willingness to apply for and be granted a US Government security clearance

Why us
Our team members are passionate about growth, innovation and collaboration. We are constantly striving to improve and better ourselves so that we can better support our clients.
Our culture enables all employees to find purpose, thrive, and succeed. By creating an environment where all opinions are valued, risk taking is encouraged, and excellence is rewarded, we allow our employees to do their best, most important work.

We offer outstanding benefits that include flexible work schedules, a competitive 401k company match, a Retirement Contribution plan, performance based incentive, paid parental leave, paid time off, and many other employee discounts.
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Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.