Sr. Manager Program Planning - Hybrid - Tucson, AZ

Tucson, Arizona
Apr 04, 2024
Apr 08, 2024
Strategy / Planning
Position Type
Manager / Leader
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Date Posted:
United States of America
AZ807: RMS AP Bldg East Hermans Road Building 807, Tucson, AZ, 85756 USA
Position Role Type:
About Us
At Raytheon, the foundation of everything we do is rooted in our values and a higher calling - to help our nation and allies defend freedoms and deter aggression. We bring the strength of more than 100 years of experience and renowned engineering expertise to meet the needs of today's mission and stay ahead of tomorrow's threat. Our team solves tough, meaningful problems that create a safer, more secure world.

Job Summary
Raytheon is seeking an experienced Program Management, Planning & Scheduling professional to join the Planning & Scheduling Department. You will be assigned to support a program within the Land Warfare & Air Defense and will be the focal point for matters pertaining to schedule on the program or programs. You will be directly accountable for adherence to Raytheon and government policies in scheduling and Earned Value. This position is for a Senior Manager, Project Management within Raytheon located in 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 program's lifecycle that incorporates contractual and programmatic changes into the IMS to maintain realistic current program management 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.
  • Manage the development and maintenance of the Program Master Phasing Schedule using Milestones Professional Software.
  • This position will be full-time hybrid in Tucson, AZ

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Typically requires a Bachelor's Degree in STEM, Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or related field of study and a minimum 10 + years of professional experience in Program Management and/or Program Planning & Scheduling or an A dvanced degree in a related field and a minimum of 7 years' experience.
  • Prior work experience in managing 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 Earned Value Management System (EVMS) or similar business process.
  • Prior experience managing a team of professionals.
  • Prior work experience supporting the integration of subcontractors and operations into program plans, schedules, and financial tracking.
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. government issued security clearance is required. U.S. citizenship is required, as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Qualifications We Value:
  • Prior work experience with DCMA and/or JSA audit
  • Prior work experience managing a team of planning/scheduling professionals.
  • Prior work experience leading planning effort on a program with external EV reporting and DFARS EV clause invoked.
  • Experience with Microsoft Project Server
  • Experience in Agile planning and execution
  • Demonstrated customer facing experience in leadership role.
  • Experience in subcontracts management and MRP systems.
  • Six Sigma Certification
  • Familiarity with any of the following: Achieving Process Excellence (APEX) SAP/R3, forProject, 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 you're just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a 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 excellent benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance, and child/adult backup care.

Additional Details:

You must be able to work full-time hybrid in Tucson, AZ - Relocation provided.

This position is 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 America's 10 Best Small Cities. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, colorful Sonoran Desert landscape and majestic saguaro cacti, Tucson is blessed with some of nature's best work. Tucson is known for its bright blue skies, and with more than 310 sunny days per year, Tucson's fantastic weather lets residents enjoy the outdoors year-round.

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