Manager - Program Planning

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Huntsville, AL 35801
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:

Contingent on Contract Award,
Raytheon Missile & Defense (RMD) is seeking an experienced Program Management, Planning & Scheduling professional to join the RMD Planning & Scheduling Department. You will be assigned work on a program within the Strategic Missiles and Defense Mission Area portfolio of programs and will be the focal point for matters pertaining to schedule on the program or programs. You will be directly accountable for adherence to RMD and government policies in the area of scheduling and Earned Value. This position is for a Technical Planner within RMD located in Huntsville, AL or Tucson, AZ.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Support development and maintenance of program Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) in MS Project, based on requirements and scope provided by the customer
  • Detail plan and maintain the IMS throughout the programs lifecycle that incorporates contractual and programmatic changes into the IMS in order to maintain realistic, current contract schedule baselines
  • Ensure the IMS is compliant with government customer requirements throughout all program phases
  • Ensure the IMS is resource loaded for applicable scope with target budgets and demonstrates thorough cost and schedule integration
  • Lead and conduct detailed analysis of the IMS and supporting documents to ensure quality, completeness and compliance. The weekly/monthly business rhythms will require communication (electronically and verbally) of schedule status including but not limited to, results of critical path analysis, schedule variance analysis and the results of what-if exercises to the Planning Lead as well as Program Manager, customers and senior management as needed.
  • Support EAC and LRE processes as they relate to the Program IMS
  • Lead the development and maintenance of the Program Master Phasing Schedule using Milestones Professional Software.

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelors Degree from an accredited university or college preferably in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or related field of study.
  • 10 + years of professional experience in Program Management and/or Program Planning & Scheduling
  • Prior work experience using MS Project and planning/scheduling professionals or processes
  • Prior work experience in Agile planning and execution on complex program plans in accordance with the statement of work and program strategy
  • Prior work experience with the Earned Value Management System (EVMS) or similar business process
  • Prior work experience leading planning effort on a program with external EV reporting and DFARS EV clause invoked
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

Qualifications We Value:
  • Demonstrated customer facing experience in leadership role
  • Experience in subcontracts management and MRP systems
  • Six Sigma Certification
  • Prior work experience leading a team of planning/scheduling professionals
  • Prior work experience in leading the development of complex program plans in accordance with the statement of work and program strategy
  • Prior work experience with Integrated Product Development System (IPDS)
  • Prior work experience with Microsoft Project Server
  • Prior work experience with DCMA and/or JSA audit
  • Prior work experience with integration of subcontractors and operations into program plans, schedules and financial tracking.
  • Familiarity with any of the following: Achieving Process Excellence (APEX) SAP/R3, Microframe Project Manager (MPM) or similar EVMS tools and software applications such as Oracle ERP, Deltek Cobra and Deltek MPM Connect
  • Experience in using MS Office suite products
  • Ability to balance technical/cost/schedule constraints to achieve customer satisfaction
  • Knowledge and experience in assisting Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) in planning, scheduling and cost estimating tasks
  • Ability to deliver customer focused solution
  • PM Level 5 or higher 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.

Clearance Information:
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:
https://www.state.gov/m/ds/clearances/c10978.htm
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Manager - Program Planning

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Huntsville, AL 35801

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