Development Program Manager for Javelin

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
About Us:
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trailblaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating.

Job Summary:
The Javelin program is seeking a Development Program Manager who will be responsible for leading the engineering design, development, and testing of future Javelin products and capabilities.This position is responsible for all facets of the Javelin development contracts, to include capturing new development projects, executing the current contractual scope, working co-development projects with the Javelin Joint Venture partner (Lockheed Martin), and establishing and maintaining strong customer relationships within the US Army Javelin Project Office. Responsibilities include financial, schedule, and technical performance, development and execution of coordinated growth strategies, and transition to production execution. Duties will include multidisciplinary team leadership, internal and external program reviews, and program development through direct customer engagement and proposal preparation. The PM will align the program and joint venture team to customer priorities and provide clear direction and will actively manage risk mitigation strategies and capture program opportunities. The PM must provide independent program leadership in alignment with Javelin Joint Venture goals to ensure that Raytheons contractual commitments and technology maturation expectations are met. The PM will act as primary Raytheon management and customer contact on status and technical performance and must anticipate and fulfill customer needs to ensure customer satisfaction and continued business based on technical experience as well as sound execution.

This position is based in Tucson, AZ and requires the ability to travel domestically and internationally about 25% of the time.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Lead in task order proposals, negotiations and execution for development projects on the Javelin Engineering Services contract.
  • Establish and maintain customer and Joint Venture Partner relationships in a collaborative way
  • Leading execution of contractual scope associated with the Javelin Development projects
  • Creating and maintaining Master Shcedules for development efforts
  • EVMs monitoring and reporting on development projects
  • Creating and reporting of schedule and EV performance internally and externally
  • Participation in creating, presenting, and pursuing the Javelin Product Roadmap

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • 12+ years of experience; preferrably in program management, engineering, or related military experience
  • Bachelors Degree; preferably in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) or related Business discipline
  • Experience leading new business capture activities and winning new business in a competitive environment
  • Prior experience with IMS and EVMS implementation and execution, to include meeting EAC requirements
  • Ability to monitor, interact and course correct technical teams to support customer goals
  • Experience in working with customers and professionally representing the company in the customer community.
  • Certified or ability to obtain Missile and Defense Program Manager Level 4 certification or higher within 12 months
An active and in-scope Secret US security clearance
Qualifications We Value:
  • Successful experience as an IPT Lead or program/project manager with ability to develop employees
  • Understanding of Raytheon design and development process
  • Experience in managing development programs while meeting stringent financial, schedule and performance requirements
  • Demonstrated ability to develop, communicate, implement tactical plans and develop strategies for future development
  • Demonstrated ability to foster collaboration between functional organizations and affect integrated solutions
  • Demonstrated ability keep team members focused on schedule milestones and objectives and must motivate the program teams to develop cost effective, customer-oriented solutions and approaches
  • Knowledge of Integrated Product Development tools and processes
  • Background in program planning and successful implementation
  • Knowledge of financial processes (Estimate At Completion)
  • Earned Value Management System (EVMS) certified with an emphasis on variance analysis
  • Experience working closely with US Armyy acquisition customer
  • An active and in-scope DOD Secret US security clearance

What We Offer:
Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

Additional Details:
This position operates within a Joint Venture relationship with our Javelin Joint Venture partner, Lockheed Martin. This unique work environment stresses teaming ability, leadership skills, and influencial behaviors to balance two companys priorities to the success of the domestic and international warfighters.



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Development Program Manager for Javelin

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701

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