Senior IT Strategist, (IT Project Manager), Operations Excellence

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701

Senior IT Strategist I or II (IT Project Manager)
Raytheon Missiles & Defense Digital Technology (RMD DT)
Program Execution Operations Excellence
Execution Management Team

Whats YOUR Mission?
Here at Raytheon Technologies, we work together as one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place. Our innovation spans all domains: from land and sea to air, space and cyberspace. Were inspired by a noble mission thats shared by Raytheon Technologies employees around the globe and an inclusive culture that empowers employees and celebrates their contributions.
Our DT organization ensures that Raytheon Technologies teams across the globe are able to communicate, collaborate and innovate for customer success. We create leading-edge technology solutions to prevent security threats and protect the integrity of our systems. As a Raytheon Missile & Defense (RMD) Digital Technology (DT) Sr. IT Strategist, you will collaborate and partner with a diverse cross-section of DT, Engineering, and Program teammates supporting Raytheon Technologies programs and drive the implementation of strategic initiatives. Reporting to the RMD DT Program Execution (PE) Operations Excellence Execution Management leader, serving as strategic liaison for DT projects between key stakeholders. Partner with business and DT leadership to develop and manage strategic planning activities within business and enterprise, including identification and prioritization of strategic business initiatives, development of project roadmaps, and cross organizational alignment. Evaluate the overall portfolio of projects to ensure that the company continues to maximize its investments in technology, and reduce redundancy. This role will include the following responsibilities:
  • Serve as the full lifecycle DT project implementation planning lead for a Raytheon Technologies multi-program connected set of programs and information systems.
  • Align Program Executions business targets with the Project Management lifecycle.
  • Ensure the creation and execution of the project implementation roadmaps related to the multi-mission areas.
  • Partner closely with DT Section Management, DT Mission Area Management, DT Service Management leads, DT Program Lead(s), and PE functional team members to ensure the successful implementation of business based initiatives.
  • Lead through influence a matrixed team to deliver solutions on time and within budget.
  • Partner and collaborate with Systems and Solutions Integration team to infuse new technologies and services into the mission areas and enhance the use of standardized solutions.
  • Identify opportunities to gain efficiencies, lessons learned and act upon them, partnering with other teams within DT, Engineering, and other functions to realize positive outcomes
  • Leverage Scrum, Agile and DevOps practices in order to manage daily priorities and ensure alignment with Program Execution directorate execution needs
  • Support change control best practices and lead the process across all mission areas
  • Develop and maintain strong internal partner relationships, and advocate for their needs
  • Support programs and pursuits via occasional Domestic travel
This role requires strong communication skills, a strategic mindset, extensive industry and project management experience, as is the ability to develop and leverage a broad network of teammates within and outside of the Raytheon Technologies Community (including Raytheon Technologies Enterprise Services (ES), other Raytheon Technologies subject matter experts and Corporate DT), and the vendor/supplier community.

Job Location: This role will be located in Andover, MA; Tewksbury, MA; or Tucson, AZ. Capped budget relocation will be available to the selected applicant if they are eligible per company policy. Capped Budget amount will be discussed at the appropriate Stage of the process.

A US DoD Secret Clearance is required for this role on Day one of employment, except in rare cases, only US Citizens are eligible to obtain clearances.
Required Skills:
  • Minimum of 4 years professional proven working experience as a project administrator in the information technology sector.
  • Strong program/project management experience (minimum of 4 years professional experience)
  • Experience deploying new capabilities in classified and/or unclassified processing and communications systems in an operational environment, including the modernization of legacy environments
  • Experience with technical project delivery in one of the following domains Windows, Linux, Storage, Virtualization / Cloud technologies, and networking systems
  • Working knowledge of best practices in IT security
  • Superior written and oral communication skills; ability to clearly articulate ideas, process steps, and technical data in written, graphical, and spoken dialogue
  • Knowledge of DT service management tools and deployment methodologies
  • Experience with Visio, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Microsoft Project
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and communicate a project status to senior management and executive audiences
  • An active US DoD Secret Clearance is required for this role on Day one.
Desired Skills:
  • ITIL v4 Managing Professional or v3 Expert or Master, or ITIL v2 Service Manager certification
  • PMP / PRINCE II certification
  • Proven success working within a large multi-disciplined team track record of adherence to cost and schedule
  • Ability to team effectively
  • Experience working with remote teams both domestically and internationally
  • High level of understanding of ITAR requirements
  • Curiosity, problem solving, desire to learn new skills
  • Innovative and strategic thinker
Required Education:
  • Bachelor or higher in a STEM or Business related field

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.



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Senior IT Strategist, (IT Project Manager), Operations Excellence

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Tucson, AZ 85701

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