BAE Systems Sr. Program Manager in Burlington, Massachusetts

Job Description

Plan and execute complex projects on-time and within budget delivering all negotiated capability. Projects typically include development, integration, and demonstration of state-of-the-art technologies within the Autonomy, Control & Estimation (ACE)research and development business area. Extensive customer interaction to identify opportunities and grow the top line by proposing ECPs and follow-on initiatives. Coordinate development of white papers and proposals for new business and support contract negotiations for favorable fee, terms & conditions. Maintain compliance with BAE Systems project planning and execution standards and industry best practices (e.g., SEI CMMI); lead project status reviews with customers and senior management. Ensure all project deliverables meet BAE Systems' quality standards and are delivered on time. Collaborate with other BAE Systems business areas to share / transition technical capabilities. Mentor project staff on acquiring and demonstrating management and leadership skills. Maintain and strive to improve own project management, leadership, and communication skills.

ACEis a high-growth, entrepreneurial organization that usesinformation processing and analysis techniques and technologies, in concert with advanced computing and decision system expertise, to create capabilities in networking, information fusion, mission management, analysis and decision systems, inherently secure computing, and command and control planning systems. ACE isone of five technology groups in the FAST Labs research and development business within Electronic Systems, a sector of BAE Systems, Inc., the U.S. arm of the global company, BAE Systems, plc. Selected candidate can work out of our Burlington, MA. or Arlington, VA. offices.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 10 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Required education: Advanced degree in technical and/or business discipline and 10 years experience is required.

Demonstrated project planning and execution skills.

Excellent oral and writing communication skills.

Certified Project Management Professional (PMP).or related experience

Experience managing multi-million dollar technology-intensive ISR programs at DoD and/or Intelligence community sites

Preferred Skills and Education

Demonstrated success planning and executing projects of increasing complexity for DoD and Intelligence Community customers over career. Hands-on experience with fielded Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance systems including extensive interaction with our warfighters to capture requirements and preferences and train them on using new, advanced capabilities. Proficient using MS Office applications, including MS Project for building and maintaining integrated master schedules. Proficient applying risk management and mitigation strategies. Proficient applying cost estimation approaches including Delphi and COCOMO. Understanding of the Software Engineering Institute's CMMI process model.

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

Sr. Program Manager


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