Project Manager for Research and Development Group

BAE Systems is seeking an experienced Project Manager who embraces challenges and is a motivated self-starter. This individual must be able to provide attention to detail in their work, while maintaining a perspective aimed at making the program successful. The candidate must integrate within a team of subject matter experts in an effort to fulfill technical requirements/deliverables to the US DoD. Project team activities include propulsion design, procurement, fabrication, integration, testing and evaluation, installation, and fielding support for propulsion systems across the DoD market.

The following duties are typical of the position:

1. Responsible for the leadership of a project, or portions of multiple projects, within established program guidelines.

2. Liaison with customers and other contractors, suppliers, vendors, etc.,.

3. Develops, or assists with, development of project cost estimates.

4. Coordinates with functional managers for resources.

5. Develops briefs and/or reports on the status of projects.

6. Monitors work and expenditures to ensure schedule and budget are maintained

7. Develop strategic and financial plans for future R&D initiatives.

Minimum Education and Experience Bachelor’s Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience Required Skills and Education

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or an Engineering Discipline

Ability to obtain/maintain the required security clearance

Experience with Microsoft Office, to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Project

Preferred Skills and Education

Project Management Professional (PMP) certification

Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification

Knowledge of Radford products and processing

Familiarity or experience with DoD programs, government contracting and government accounting system requirements.

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services Posting 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. With headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, this Platform and Services Group of BAE Systems employs nearly 11,000 professionals at more than 30 locations worldwide. Platform and Services is a global leader in the design, development, production, and service support of armored combat vehicles, major and minor caliber naval guns and missile launchers, canisters, artillery systems, and intelligent munitions. People are the greatest asset in any Company. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression EEO Career Site Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities . females . veterans . individuals with disabilities . sexual orientation . gender identity . gender expression

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