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BAE Systems

Program Manager - Bradley STS (80088BR)

Defense

All

Yearly

No

Sterling Heights, Michigan, United States

Job Description BAE Systems is seeking a strong, experienced Senior Program Manager within the Bradley and Directorate. The ideal candidate will have lifecycle experience in combat vehicles from design development through sustainment. The successful PM candidate will join an established and growing team of seasoned PMs managing the team overseeing the existing and proposed programs within the Bradley Support and Technical Services (STS) program.

Location/Travel/Schedule:

  • The position can be based out of Sterling Heights, Michigan or San Jose, California
  • This will be a Remote/Onsite Hybrid role where you can work from home 2 days each week and go onsite 3 days each week
  • This position will require up to 25% travel
  • This role has a 9/80 schedule where you will have every other Friday off

Responsibilities:
  • Provide leadership and programmatic management oversight of a project team assuring the project meets financials, schedule, and technical objectives, and achieve the highest level of customer satisfaction
  • Develop program/project plans specifying goals, staffing, scheduling, identification of risks, contingency plans, and allocation of available resources
  • Lead with a customer focus, building and maintaining relationships to support the delivery of customer requirements
  • Communicate with all levels of BAE Systems senior management regarding program performance status (cost / schedule / resources / risk) as well as performance to annual financial objectives
  • Manage program scope and cost estimating, including estimate to complete/estimate at completion (ETC/EAC) processes
  • Provide leadership and support to Earned Value Management, Master Planning Techniques (IMP/IMS) and Subcontract Management
  • Identify and develop opportunities to increase the value of the project(s)
  • Lead the development of capture plans and preparation of proposals in response to various customer requests
  • Attract, motivate, and lead teams, from multiple sites and/or cultures, including industry partners and suppliers
  • Lead and inspire diverse teams in a high tempo environment
  • Train, mentor, coach, and develop staff
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree and 12 years of experience or equivalent experience
  • Requires a current Secret Clearance or the ability to obtain one
  • Experience in Program/Project Management, developing program/project plans specifying goals, staffing, scheduling, identification of risks, contingency plans, and allocation of available resources
  • Experience in People Management/Leadership, leading and managing multi-discipline project teams
  • Experience in Program Scope Management and Cost Estimating, including estimate to complete/estimate at completion (ETC/EAC) processes
  • Experience in the application of Earned Value Management System, Master Planning Techniques (IMP/IMS), and Subcontract Management
  • Ability to support new business capture, including proposal and ECP development
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of BAE Systems senior management regarding program performance status (cost / schedule / resources / risk) as well as performance to annual financial objectives
  • Ability to identify and develop opportunities to increase the value of the project(s) and to capture new projects
  • Ability to build strong relationships and effectively communicate (verbally and in writing) at all levels within the customer community
  • Ability to attract, motivate, lead, and inspire diverse teams
  • Demonstrated excellent communications skills, both oral and written
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Technical field a plus
  • Graduate Degree in Business (MBA) a plus
  • Professional Certification (PMP) a plus
  • Top Secret or TS/SCI Clearance a plus
  • Experience in Combat Vehicles development, qualification, production, and/or sustainment programs a plus
  • Experience in Business Case development, analysis, and presentation a plus
About BAE Systems Platforms & Services BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. The Platforms & Services (P&S) sector under BAE Systems, Inc does the big stuff: the armored combat vehicles, naval guns, missile launchers, and naval ship repair…just to name a few. Our employees take pride in the work they do and why they do it. They are on the front lines every day, building our products to protect the lives of those who serve. We may be biased, but we think P&S does some of the coolest work around, and we think you will too. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We’re laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.