Director of Program Management / MALD Program

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
About Us:
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, by combining our vast resources and investments, we are able to dedicate ourselves to solving mission-level vs. product-level customer challenges together we can anticipate more, move faster and make a bigger impact on the big picture.

Job Summary:
The Raytheon Joint Stand-Off Weapons (JSOW) & Miniature Air Launch Decoy (MALD) Portfolio Program Director will report to the Naval Air Missiles Executive Director. The JSOW / MALD Director is responsible for performance, cost, and schedule associated with the following activities: production, sustainment, development, growth strategies, warranty, and technical support. The Director is the primary customer and internal interface for all of the aforementioned activities associated with the program. Responsible for overall success of the production, sustainment, and development programs including product affordability, product integrity, on-time deliveries, performance to AOP, EAC, LRP and overall program, company, and customer success. Additional areas of responsible include: contract negotiations; identification and resolution of risks and constraints; introduction of new variants and configuration changes into the program; maintaining tight integration with all functional partners to include: operations, finance, supply chain management, quality and mission assurance, and engineering through the vice president-level; affordability and productivity initiative through supply base, operations, engineering and other functional organizations. Preparation of detailed program reviews, proposals and financial forecasts. Interfaces with suppliers up through the company president level. This position requires strong leadership skills and presence in a complex production, development, proposal, logistics, and customer relations environment.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Strong leadership and technical background coupled with a demonstrated success focusing on the needs of the customer and delivering those needs
  • Lead in a complex teaming environment both internally and with customers
  • Develop, manage and execute program plans within budget and schedule constraints
  • Understanding of missile technologies, production programs, logistics and sustainment, and the DoD acquisition environment
  • Develop and maintain long-term business relationships with current and potential customers and industry partners
  • Lead and manage engineering, qualification, and integration processes
  • Portray strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Lead across diverse teams and broad areas of expertise
  • Lead the development and execution of growth strategies and captures to include international and cross mission area pursuits
  • Lead the program protection and interface with Gov Relations and congressional staffers
  • Working knowledge of export/import (EX/IM) and Security requirement
    This position is based in Tucson, AZ and requires the ability to travel domestically and internationally about 20% of the time.
    Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelors Degree; preferably in a STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering, Management) or related business discipline.
  • 14 years progressive experience; preferably with significant program management experience in both Production and Development contracts
  • Prior experience with strategy or business growth and execution experience
  • Experience managing financials, AOP/EACs, Risk & Opportunities, quality, and schedule performance
  • Broad knowledge of missile technologies/capabilities (JSOW and/or MALD if possible) and the ability to present effectively to executive level audiences in writing and in person.
    An Active and in-scope Secret US Security Clearance
    Qualifications We Value:
  • Masters Degree (Science, Business, or Management) preferable or applicable experience
  • Program Management Certified Level 3 or Equivalent with ability to obtain PM Certification Level 2 within 1 year
  • Experience managing a US Government EMD Program
  • Experience with Raytheon Technologies PRISM, MOCAS, and/or other MRP systems
  • Previous experience working with the US Navy (USN) acquisition process and familiarity with all forms of contracting vehicles (FFP, FFIP, CPFF, CPIF, etc.)
  • Strong influential communication skills
  • Experience in customer interaction and engagement at the O-6 level and higher and across multiple customer agencies
  • Knowledge and experience in Congressional affairs
  • Strong leadership and technical background coupled with a demonstrated success focusing on the needs of the customer and delivering those needs
  • Demonstrated success working in a complex teaming environment with customers
  • Demonstrated ability to develop, manage and execute program plans within budget and schedule constraints
  • Strong proficiency in developing and presenting Strategic Plans, AOP, Technology Roadmaps, and planning to senior management, and responsibility for executing approved plans
  • Working knowledge of US and international requirements and acquisition processes
  • EVMS Certification

    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 requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here:

    Location Information: This position is located in beautiful Tucson, AZ. Tucson has a friendly, caring and laid-back atmosphere, combined with the innovation and energy of a metropolitan region and recognized as one of Americas 10 Best Small Cities. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, colorful Sonoran Desert landscape and majestic saguaro cacti, Tucson is blessed with some of natures best work. Tucson is known for its bright blue skies, and with more than 310 sunny days per year, Tucsons fantastic weather lets residents enjoy the outdoors year-round.)


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RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701

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