BAE Systems Controls and Avionic Solutions Junior Program Manager in Endicott, New York

BAE Systems Controls, Inc. is seeking a Junior Program Manager for its Controls and Avionics Solutions business area. The qualified candidate will provide leadership and management oversight to assigned project teams or subteams assuring the project's financials, schedule and technical objectives are met and that the highest level of customer satisfaction is achieved.The specific program assignment(s) and supervisor will be determined after the interview process is complete.

The basic functions of the job include:

  • Accountable for all aspects of assigned programs execution (cost, schedule, technical performance, quality, inventory management, and customer engagement) and ensuring program commitments are met, having the authority to make cogent and timely decisions related to the project.

  • Acts as primary point of contact between BAE Systems and the customer, suppliers, and key customer stakeholders.

  • Responsible and accountable to the Business Segment Management for program execution, profitability, timeliness, and overall success. Makes decisions that are cost effective to the company and ensures assigned projects meet financial commitments for orders, sales, profit and cash flow.

  • Leads or participates in the creation of new business strategies and in the development of strategic and financial plans.

  • Minimum 5 years of demonstrated experience leading and inspiring diverse teams in a high tempo environment

  • Successful, proven past performance in leading technical project teams, preferably in avionics

  • Experience interacting with relevant customers such as Aerospace Primes, commercial primes, Department of Defense, or airlines.

  • Very strong presentation and organizational skills

  • Highly adaptable with a high degree of initiative

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Experience in new business capture

  • Experience in the development, production, and/ or support of relevant high reliability technology

  • Prefer Program Management Professional (PMP) certification

  • Master in Engineering and/or Business Administration

  • Experience in business case development, analysis, and presentation

  • Detailed knowledge of the defense aerospace market

  • New Business Capture Lead Experience

  • Secret Clearance

Controls and Avionic Solutions Junior Program Manager

Endicott, New York