Sr Mgr, Program Mgmt

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
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 Shipboard Missile Program Area Directorate, Evolved SeaSparrow Missile (ESSM) is seeking to hire a Program Manager located in Tucson, Arizona at Raytheon Missiles and Defense. ESSM is developed by the U.S. Navy and nine of the other 11 member nations of the NATO SEASPARROW Consortium, the ESSM missile is bringing transformational anti-ship missile defense capabilities to the U.S., NATO and other allies. Members of the Consortium include Australia, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Turkey and the United States. Given the number of customers in various countries, the variability of the program type and size, the program is extremely complex.

The Program Manager is responsible for direct engagement with the program team, functional partners, and customers. The Program Manager is responsible for strategic development and alignment with the Program goals, day-to-day execution aligned to agile deployment and the implementation of PM best practices. This position will report directly to the ESSM Director.
The Program Manager will be responsible for several areas including: developing long-term proposal strategies aligned with program objectives for Evolved SeaSparrow Missile (ESSM), execution support both in Tucson, AZ and Portsmouth, RI, and Design Agent and Test Equipment efforts. This role may address development, production, sustainment (launchers and missiles) and international programs, an integrated program role.
This role will lead major proposal efforts from the development of high-level proposal strategies, through the proposal kickoff package and proposal development, through customer submission, through the transition to project managers within the ESSM program. Proposals include United States Government (USG)/ NATO SeaSparrow Consortium, Foreign Military Sales (FMS) and Direct Commercial Sales (DCS).

This position can be located in Portsmouth, RI or Tucson, AZ.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Strategic planning including analyzing business deals and developing proposal strategies that support business objectives
  • Utilize financial analysis tools and project management tools, including Agile execution methods to meet program execution measures
  • Lead a cross-functional team members in a very dynamic, time sensitive environment, a high-performance team, positive team relations and strong influential leadership skills
  • Meet contractual commitments including financial, technical, and schedule performance of assigned program(s) within contractual boundaries and company expectations
  • Leads proposals by preparing, revising, updating, and monitoring required documentation and analysis in compliance with contract requirements, Raytheons Integrated Product Development System (IPDS) such as Gate reviews and GEM tool, Earned Value Management System (EVMS), Corporate and Business policies and procedures, resulting in completed proposals with linkage with all volumes (Technical, Cost and Management, etc.).

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • A Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience and minimum 10 years prior relevant experience
  • Candidate must have an active DoD Secret Clearance or 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:
  • Strong interpersonal skills with success meeting deadlines while engaging in respectful conduct
  • Experience using financial analysis tools and experience with project management tools and/or systems
  • Experience leading cross-functional teams in a manufacturing, operations, engineering, or Aerospace and Defense environment
  • Experience balancing technical, cost, and schedule constraints to meet project deadlines and expectations
  • Ability to work across business areas, manage diverse tasks, requirements and commitments and interface successfully with numerous disciplines leadership and management of production execution
  • Substantial professional experience in program and project management, including experience as a program manager supporting a team of skilled professional, technical, and support personnel involved with warfare/combat system integration experience or naval shipbuilding or equivalent experience
  • Proposal Management experience and expertise to include:
    • Experience and understanding of parametric pricing. Working knowledge of proposal pricing tools. Understanding of Raytheon IPDS and Gating Process
    • Experience and understanding of parametric pricing. Working knowledge of proposal pricing tools (ACES and TIES). Understanding of Raytheon IPDS and Gating Process
    • Working knowledge of CAS, FAR and other Government Procurement regulations as they pertain to each proposal
  • Experience in production, development, sustainment and/or international proposals
  • Program Management Certification Level 6/5 or in work

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.

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:



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Sr Mgr, Program Mgmt

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701

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