180281 - IT Project Manager
Industry
IT
Region
CA-Southern California - San Diego
City
Rancho Bernardo
State
CA
Rate
$45 to $50.00 DOE
Duration
1 year
Description


Chipton-Ross is seeking an IT Project Manager for an opportunity in Rancho Bernardo, CA.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
This requisition is for a project manager/project engineer reporting to the Air Vehicle Integrated Product Team (AV IPT) Integration Manager.
The AV IPT is responsible for the design, development, manufacturing, testing and maintenance of the unmanned high altitude air vehicle commonly known as the Global Hawk.
This position requires the ability to estimate and develop cost and schedule plans for technical projects and manage it through the entire period of performance with moderate to minimal supervision.
The responsibilities consist of the following: manage complex problems and issues; export data from various data sources, integrate, analyze and report results; forecast, plan and secure resource requirements; identify process improvement, risks and opportunities; estimate and provide back-up data analysis to support the required engineering effort for current or future statement of work; document and store information in knowledge management repositories. Be able to analyze and convey cost, schedule and technical performance to IPT leads, Program Managers, engineering or business team members.
Be able to facilitate or lead technical and/or business team members to solve complex problems, recommend and implement solutions.
Provide granular to top level briefings on status as needed.
The position requires interfacing with IPT leaders, Program Managers, and various other engineering and business team members.
This role necessitates the ability to assess when to elevate issues to leadership.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math is required.
Must have 2 Years relevant experience with Bachelors in Science; or 0 Years with Masters.
Excellent written or verbal communication skills in English is expected.
Demonstrates flexibility and ability to handle other various tasks as assigned including administrative projects, data mining and analysis, as well as development of metrics.
Have a general understanding of the common work products of the Air Vehicle IPT.
Prefer expertise in Microsoft (MS) Project with extensive experience in building schedules, advanced experience in MS Excel and Access with some experience MS Visual Basic or MS Office VBA.
Prefer expertise in SharePoint.
Prefer advanced understanding of the Earned Value Management System.
Project Management certification (PMP or PMI Certification) is preferred.

EDUCATION:
Bachelor's Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math is required.
School must be accredited.

HOURS:
9/80 workweek

MISCELLANEOUS:
Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.


Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Brenda Ramirez-Velez
bramirezvelez@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x256 or (800) 927-9318 x256

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.