- 182522 - Specialist Program Manager
- 6 Months
- Chipton-Ross is seeking a Specialist Program Manager for an opening in Redmond, WA.
In this role, you will support development and production programs.
80% - Manages customer relationships; acts as primary customer interface and decision authority for assigned programs. Accountable for scope, risk/ opportunity management, cost and schedule, including earned value management, of assigned fixed price or cost reimbursable propulsion programs. Leads cross-functional program team definition; work package definition, detailed program planning and program baseline development; incorporation of lessons learned; and program execution including direction, control, achievement of program requirements and program closeout.
20% - Creates and manages strategy for development of the business for the propulsion product area. Leads or provides inputs to proposals, contract negotiations, statement of work (SOW) reviews and implementation of program management best practices. Provides and manages the award and sales forecasts for assigned programs and customers.
Experience with program planning, IMS development, risk and opportunity analysis, contract change management, control account management, work package development, earned value management (EVM) and program execution for cost reimbursable and fixed price programs for U.S. Government or commercial space missions.
Demonstrated success in leadership and management of both development and production programs in a dynamic, matrixed environment.
Has been a Program management in Aerospace programs, with P and L responsibility.
Advanced degree in Engineering, Science, Mathematics or Business.
Working knowledge of thruster system design, production and performance.
Innovative thinking abilities; experience with change leadership.
Proven ability to utilize excellent oral and written communication skills to build successful teams; presentation skills appropriate for executive-level briefings.
Prior P&L responsibility for programs or business areas.
Program Management certification.
Experience working on NASA programs
Accredited Bachelor’s degree (recent Graduate preferred) and 1 year experience with management of multiple concurrent programs for components through complex systems for space programs (or an equivalent combination of education and experience).
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.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293
Phone: (310) 414-7800 x280 or (800) 927-9318 x280
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.