Full Job Description
Raytheon Company is seeking a highly motivated candidate to serve as a Patriot Missile Program Lead. Primary responsibilities of the Program Lead include the day to day execution of all Missile Integrated Product Team (IPT) scope for the Patriot Product Line (PPL) in support of the IAMD Program Office customer. This Program Lead will serve as the primary liaison between the IPT and the Program Management Office(s) (PMOs) and be accountable for successful execution to contract requirements including budget (>$300M), schedule, and technical performance. Challenges with the Program Lead role include ability to support multiple Program Offices, interfacing with US Government customer and transition to production Missile Technology Refresh project(s). This position will apply disciplined program management processes and tools to achieve successful execution of program requirements. This position will work closely with the Missile Sub-IPTs, Product Line Execution Lead, Operations, Supply Chain, Quality, Engineering Cross Product Teams (CPTs), IPT Leadership and Program Management team.
As a Manager in the Missile Product Line, this candidate will also support New and Sustaining Business activities to include proposals, AR’s, and strategic planning; with a focus on Product Line optimization, affordability, and continuous production for both ground-up and upgrade programs.
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.
Minimum of 10+ years of management/leadership experience
Experience with Patriot Product Line (PPL) Team and/or Missile product line or relevant experience in the defense industry
Experience with proposal/capture activities
Bachelor’s Science/Arts degree required
Demonstrated knowledge of Integrated Product Development System (IPDS) process
Demonstrated experience to effectively work with senior levels within U.S. customers, foreign customers, and senior leadership
Demonstrated experience in program planning, budgeting, and tracking to cost and schedule
Demonstrated experience with transition to production, production, and/or sale
Strong experience in Program Management Best Practices for large complex programs
Strong experience with Risk & Opportunity management
Ability to build and work with diverse cross-functional teams
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills both written and oral
PMX Certification Level 4, or ability to obtain within a year
Ability to obtain a Secret clearance
Understanding of various contract types including Domestic, DCS, FMS, Cost-Plus, FFP, FPIF, and how to execute within a mixed Product Line
Strategic planning and cross program alignment
New supplier start up experiences
Ability to develop proposals and additional work scope
Ability to travel domestic and international
Raytheon Technologies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.