Manager III Technical Planning
Raytheon - Andover, MA

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Be part of IDS Finance, join Raytheon and be a member of a world-class finance organization that leads by example, is a benchmark for our competitors and is highly respected and valued by our internal and external customers. Work for an organization that is noted for its teamwork within finance and across functional boundaries. We are an organization that is honest in its evaluation of its processes, relentless in its search for best practices and is committed to excellence.

Position: Manager III Technical Planning

Job Description: Seeking technical program management, planning & scheduling professionals to join the Program Planning & Scheduling Department. This position will be a Planning and Scheduling Manager within the IAMD IBT . This role will provide leadership and management oversight to a staff of planning and scheduling professionals in support of several programs. Responsibilities will include leading a team of planners supporting development, maintenance and analysis of the Program Master Phasing Schedule and Integrated Master Plan/Integrated Master Schedule; leading planning, scheduling and cost estimating tasks and support Risk and Opportunity development mitigation; and supporting Integrated Product Development Systems (IPDS) deployment and tailoring. As manager, this role will also be responsible for providing training, mentoring and career development guidance to the team.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or college in Engineering or related field of study

Minimum of ten (10) years of professional experience in Technical Planning, Program Management or Program Planning & Scheduling

Demonstrated ex[eroemce leading and managing a team of planning/scheduling professionals, responsible for implementing an IMS meeting 81650 requirements on a large scale development program
Demonstrated customer facing experience in leadership role , with excellent communication, facilitation, and training skills

Demonstrated experience in using MS Office suite products

Demonstrated Microsoft Project Server experience and Advanced Microsoft project expertise

Demonstrated knowledge of the Earned Value Management System (EVMS) or similar business process

Demonstrated planning experience on product development and production proposals and programs

Demonstrated expertise in Critical path and schedule risk analysis

Demonstrated knowledge and experience in assisting Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) in planning, scheduling and cost estimating tasks

Demonstrated knowledge of Integrated Product Development System (IPDS)

Demonstrated knowledge in assisting Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) in planning, scheduling and cost estimating tasks

Familiarity with any of the following: Achieving Process Excellence (APEX) SAP/R3, Microframe Project Manager (MPM) or similar EVMS tools and software applications such as Oracle ERP, Deltek Cobra and Deltek MPM Connect

Desired Qualifications:

Twelve (12) plus years of professional experience in Program Planning & Scheduling

Demonstrated ability to balance technical/cost/schedule constraints to achieve customer satisfaction

Demonstrated understanding of Integrated Product Development System (IPDS)

Demonstrated experience with Risk and Opportunity Management

Raytheon Six Sigma (R6S) Specialist or similar certification

Demonstrated experience and knowledge of Cost Estimating/Basis of Estimate (BOE) Generation

Demonstrated ability to deliver customer focused solutions
Master’s degree preferred

All these job responsibilities are the be executed in harmony with Raytheon's Code of Business Ethics and Conduct policy which sets the standard by which we operate and how we treat others.

Keywords: technical planning, program management, technical program planning, EVMS


Business Unit Profile
Headquartered in Tewksbury, Mass., Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) has locations in Washington, California, Utah, New Mexico, Virginia, Texas, Maryland, Rhode Island, Alabama, Australia, Germany, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. Its broad portfolio of weapons, sensors and integration systems supports its customer base across multiple mission areas including air and missile defense systems, missile defense radars, early warning radars, naval ship operating systems, robotics and other advanced technologies. With a global workforce of almost 14,000 employees and 2011 sales of $5 billion, IDS provides affordable, integrated solutions to a broad international and domestic customer base, including the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Armed Forces and the Department of Homeland Security.

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