BAE Systems Program Manager I (M88 Modernizaton / HIMARS) in Sterling Heights, Michigan

Job Description

BAE Systems is seeking a Program Manager I to support M88 Modernizaton / HIMARS. In this role, the Program Manager is responsible for profit and loss on moderately complex program involving the development, production, and technical support of recovery products and armored cabs. The Program Manager oversees planning and production of prototypes vehicles. Provides competitive advantage to BAE Systems by managing the project/program's defined scope on schedule, within budget, and at the expected level of quality. Develops proposals and program plans that address the life-cycle of products from capture through production and post-production support (LCM). The Program Manager is the primary point of contact and manages stakeholder communications with cross-functional teams, customers, and BAE Systems management on programmatic issues.

Please note: This position is located in Sterling Heights, Michigan and will require up to 25% travel.

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

  • Highly proficient with Microsoft suite;

  • Excellent written and verbal skills;

  • Well tuned problem solving skills;

  • Ability to act independently within established guidelines;

  • Demonstrated ability to manage stakeholders across multiple contracts and/or program activities;

  • Able to engage cross-functional teams to understand multiple product structures to develop strategies for planning and executing the work to minimize duplicate/overlapping activities;

  • Experience with multiple aspects of program management including:

  • Requirements management

  • Schedule estimating

  • Cost estimating

  • Earned value management (EVM)

  • Risk and opportunity management.

  • Demonstrated ability to work with personnel in the following areas to plan and execute programs: contracts, engineering, finance, facilities, logistics, material planning, supply chain, quality and USG agencies including CASCOM, ATEC, PEO-GCS, TCM, and TACOM.

  • Ability to travel up to 25% in support of this role.

Preferred Skills and Education

  • Experience in product development and engineering greatly preferred;

  • Broad knowledge of Finance, Operations, and General Management valuable;

  • MBA and PMI certified a plus!

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services

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. Platforms & Services designs, develops, produces, supports, maintains, modernizes and upgrades armored combat vehicles, wheeled vehicles, naval guns, surface ship combatants, commercial vessels, missile launchers, artillery systems, military ordnance, and protective wear and armor. Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Program Manager I (M88 Modernizaton / HIMARS)


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