Program Manager, AMPV Subcontracts

Job Description
BAE Systems Inc., Combat Vehicles division is currently recruiting for a Program Manager for Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle (AMPV) Subcontracts. This is a new role on our Program Management team established to lead significant subcontracts on our AMPV program.

Typical duties will include:

Key participation in the current and future contract proposal preparation, proposal pre-work and post award execution.

Will work with Program Management and Procurement to establish and manage expectations to be required from the Subcontractors.

Evaluating / Negotiating / Managing complex subcontracts (including those with PSPEC/SOW-driven requirements) to perform to the program's specifications, quality, budget, schedule and earned value requirements. This will include the timely execution of scope and delivery of Hardware, SDRL's (Subcontract Data Requirements List) and or other deliverables required from the subcontractor.

Work within a team environment, to manage Subcontractor cost, schedule and technical performance.

Position will require Earned Value Management (EVM) monitoring and possibly Cost Account Management (CAM) responsibilities.

This position will require travel.

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 and/or product delivery 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
10+ years of experience preferred.

Strong technical background.

Earned Value management experience.

Knowledge of tracked combat vehicle systems.

Experience managing supplier/subcontractor development and test activities.

Experience managing lower tier contractor activities to DoD requirements and standards.

Experience executing within joint USG/contractor integrated product team construct.

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services
The Platforms & Services (P&S) sector under BAE Systems, Inc does the big stuff: the armored combat vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, and naval ship repair...just to name a few. Our employees take pride in the work they do and why they do it. They are on the front lines every day, building our products to protect the lives of those who serve. We may be biased, but we think P&S does some of the coolest work around, and we think you will too.

We celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.

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