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Sr. Manager-Program Management
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Raytheon Company | Fullerton, CA
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What’s YOUR Mission?
Here at Raytheon, we work together as one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place. Our innovation spans all domains: from land and sea to air, space and cyberspace. We’re inspired by a noble mission that’s shared by Raytheon employees around the globe and an inclusive culture that empowers employees and celebrates their contributions.

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Program Manager in Fullerton, CA that will interface directly with our international customer on a Command and Control development program within the Mission Systems and Sensors (MSS) Business Area. The candidate will apply disciplined program management processes and tools to maintain excellence in execution and will regularly interact with senior Raytheon leadership on strategy, program status and direction. The Program Manager is responsible for flawless contract execution, customer satisfaction, achieving Annual Operating Plan metrics and develop follow-on business. The Program Manager will be responsible for leading a cross functional matrixed team in the day-to-day execution of the program and will regularly engage with Solipsys senior leadership located in Fulton, MD. In addition, the Program Manager is also responsible for the development of total mission solutions to meet current and emerging customer needs.

This position is contingent upon contract award and will require international travel (up to 25%).

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Sets program strategy, vision and tactical direction for program execution by multifunctional team(s) and sub-contractors.
  • Sets milestones and monitors adherence to program master plans and schedules.
  • Proactively identifies potential problems in sufficient time for corrective action to be taken.
  • Supervises and integrates the performance of the program Integrated Product Teams and functional organizations.
  • Establishes and maintains strong customer, user/stakeholder and partner relationships
  • Coordinates with other organizations/business areas within Raytheon, where applicable, in the development of total mission solutions.
  • Management of a cross-functional team geographically separated
  • Responsible for regular reporting to senior leadership on program performance, Annual Operating Plan (AOP) forecasting, monthly operating reviews (MORs) and quarterly Estimates at Completion (EACs).
  • Responsible for meeting contractual commitments including the financial, quality, technology, and schedule performance using the approved business model management tools including Earned Value Management System (EVMS), Integrated Product Development System (IPDS), Process Re-Invention and Systems for Manufacturing (PRISM), Risk & Opportunity, etc.

Basic/Required Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 12 years of prior relevant experience
  • University Degree
  • Program management or related experience
  • Knowledge of Command and Control Systems
  • Understanding of Government contracting requirements such as: Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), and ITAR
  • Understanding of Department of Defense (DoD)/Military (MIL) Standards and the military equipment acquisition and qualification process
  • Experience working with EVMS, IPDS, Gates, EACs, Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) and/or Risk & Opportunity Management
  • Ability to obtain EVMS Level II Certification within a year of employment
  • Program Management Excellence (PMX) Certification or ability to obtain within 6 months of service
  • Active Secret Security Clearance (DoD), or ability to obtain within a year of service

This position requires the eligibility to obtain a U.S. Security Clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Desired Qualifications:
  • Experience with leading and managing a successful, large complex program or equivalent
  • Experience in building and leading a multi-disciplined team including members from Engineering, Operations, Integrated Supply Chain, and Quality
  • PMX Level 2/3 Certified
  • Strong ability to effectively and proactively communicate with internal and external constituencies
  • An advanced degree or MBA is desired
  • Export/Import (EX/IM) experience on an international program

What We Offer: Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, Raytheon offers a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits Raytheon offers include paternal leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

Find out why Forbes ranks us among the top 500 of America’s Best Employers by visiting us online at www.raytheon.com.

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“Diversity is at the heart of all we do at Raytheon. We embrace diversity and diverse opinions; we treat people with dignity and respect to support our inclusive culture. This allows us to retain and attract the world-class talent and supplier base we need to develop the innovative solutions our global customers depend on. We view our diversity as a competitive advantage as a key enabler of our growth."
- Thomas A. Kennedy
Raytheon Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 148626

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.


About Raytheon Company

Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 92 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services

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