Kellogg Brown & Root (www.kbrjobs.com)
KBR is looking for a Project Manager (PM) to join our team for an exciting opportunity supporting the readiness and sustainment of fighter aircraft systems. This is a full-time position located in the KBR Warner Robins, GA office.
The candidate will provide project oversight with specific responsibilities associated with aircraft sustainment and modernization projects at the component, assembly, LRU or SRU level. The PM will be responsible for multiple projects addressing reliability, sustainment, DMSMS issues, obsolescence, reverse engineering, and redesign. Establishes and defines project plan requirements and directs or performs in-depth studies to determine optimum project plans. Coordinates interdepartmental development of project plans. Interfaces with vendors and customers and performs extensive investigations as required. Monitors and reports performance against plans to ensure that contractual, cost and schedule objectives are met; arranges modifications as required.
Many projects will involve establishing System Requirements, Design, Prototype Development, Qualification Testing (ground and flight) and integration. Projects may include insuring Airworthiness, Reliability Centered Maintenance, Condition Based Maintenance (CBM+), Avionics and future sustainability and repair capabilities are integrated into the products.
Minimum requirements for the position:
Bachelor of Science Degree with 10 years of related experience and a minimum of 3 years of Project Management or IPT Leader experience
Technical program planning and implementation, contract interpretation, budget development and administration of government projects.
Demonstrated experience and knowledge of Aircraft Avionics systems and projects
Strong analytical skills and ability to solve problems and innovate solutions
Strong verbal, technical writing, and communication skills
The ideal candidate will possess and/or demonstrate:
Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited University
Minimum 3 years of experience as an avionics/electrical engineer
Experience in developing system design and performance requirements, prototype development
Experience in qualification testing and product integration
Proficiency with MS Project and building and maintaining Integrated Master Schedules
Strong organizational and personal skills
Strong technical writing and communication skills
Successful past performance in managing complex USAF weapons system/engineering projects preferred
Project Management Professional PMI Certification preferred
Proficient in Earned Value Management preferred
Experience in leading Integrated Product Teams preferred
Position may require moderate travel
Applicant selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information
KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.
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