Manager - Technical Planning

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Marlborough, MA 01752
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:
Raytheon Missiles and Defense (RMD) is seeking a highly motivated Program Management, Planning & Scheduling professional to join the RMD Planning & Scheduling Department as a Manager II Technical Planner. You will work and collaborate with various functions, including the Program Management Office, Finance, Engineering and Contracts to ensure that the programs are performing according to our RMD parameters. You will also manage a team of planners supporting those programs. This position will be located in Marlborough, MA or Portsmouth, RI.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Development, maintenance and analysis of the program Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) in MS Project as well as the program Master Phasing Schedule (top level schedule)
  • Manage the planning, scheduling, and cost estimating tasks; and supporting Risk and Opportunity development mitigation
  • Supporting Integrated Product Development Systems (IPDS) deployment and tailoring.
  • Support Earned Value reporting from the IMS, ensuring Earned Value Management (EVM) compliance of planning-related artifacts, IMS CDRL deliveries to the customer and internal IMS reporting to the PMO.

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • BS/BA degree from an accredited university or college in Electrical/Mechanical/Systems or other engineering discipline or STEM related major.
  • 8+ years of professional experience in Program Planning & Scheduling and/or experience in Program or Earned Value Management.
  • Prior work experience with Microsoft Project and/or other Scheduling tools, such as Oracle Primavera.
  • Prior work experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Excel, Word, Power Point, etc)
  • Prior work experience leading and managing a team of planning/scheduling professionals.
  • Prior work experience with Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS) or similar business processes for tracking and reporting cost and schedule performance.
  • Prior work experience with government and/or DoD and FMS contracts and programs.
  • 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:
  • Direct experience leading planning effort on a program with external EV reporting and DFARS EV clause invoked
  • Direct experience with DCMA and JSA audit
  • Demonstrated customer facing experience in leadership role
  • Experience performing Critical Path analysis and Schedule Risk Assessments (SRAs)
  • Familiarity with any of the following: SAP database reporting (specifically the Achieving Process Excellence (APEX) tool), Material Resource Planning (MRP) tools used in factory production and operations settings.
  • Experience assisting Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) in planning, scheduling and cost estimating tasks.
  • Knowledge of Risk and Opportunity Management.
  • Six Sigma qualifications and/or training and experience.
  • PMP Certification.
  • Knowledge of Oracle Primavera project management tools.

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:

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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Manager - Technical Planning

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Marlborough, MA 01752

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