Program Manager 1

Job Description

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Electronic Combat Solutions (ECS) has technology, engineering and program teams that educate and mentor colleagues to deliver leading Electronic Warfare capabilities. We welcome all those who have big ideas, crave innovation, want to drive fielding velocity and have the passion to bring the warfighter home safe.

We are seeking a Program Manager to lead complex, advanced electronic warfare technology efforts on the Compass Call program.

Compass Call is an Airborne Electronic Attack weapon system that has been actively deployed, supported and modernized for over 30 years. The US Air Force has recently decided to Cross Deck the existing mission system on to a variant of the Gulfstream G550, to be fielded as the EC-37B. As the prime Mission System Integrator, to the US Air Force, BAE Systems is responsible for the delivery and integration of the entire complement of modern electronics used extensively to deny and degrade enemy command and control. This program is seeking a self-motivated and energetic program manager to join a program management team focused on leading projects in the integration of mission equipment onto the new aircraft. The Compass Call program is experiencing rapid growth, and offers a challenging, exciting leadership opportunity to grow with the program. This project manager position is responsible for leading and managing a project team assuring that project's financials, schedule, and technical objectives are met and that the highest level of customer satisfaction is achieved while meeting all contractual commitments. The candidate must be able to work with Engineering and Operations leadership to ensure that development activities continue to exceed customer commitments. This role also includes participation in the support of the development of new business and in the development of proposals. The candidate must demonstrates strong leadership in ethics, safety and security.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Typical Education & Experience
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education
Program Management or Technical Leadership experience in a development/integration environment
Ability to work independently and lead a cross-functional team.
Experience working with Integrated Master Schedules and Risk Management
Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Skills and Education
Preferred Skills and Education
Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification
Integration and Test and/or field test experience
Discipline experience/expertise in Electronic Warfare, SIGINT, or other related disciplines
Experience interfacing with military operators and technical subject matter experts
Ability to be cleared to Top Secret.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems Electronic Systems is the global innovator behind game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.


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