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Multiple Locations:Ronkonkoma NY; Palm Beach Gardens FL
Categories: Program Management
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Orbital ATK is currently seeking a Project Manager in our Advanced Propulsion and Systems Market Segment located in our Palm Beach Gardens Florida or Ronkonkoma New York office.
With annual revenues in of nearly $4.5 billion over 12000 employees and operations in about 20 states Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission — whether it’s a technological breakthrough a satellite launch or protecting our nation. The company is the world’s leading supplier of solid rocket motors a leading provider of launch vehicles satellites and other space systems and the nation’s largest manufacturer of ammunition.
+ Plan and execute all aspects of contracted program and has complete responsibility for successfully managing all technical financial contractual and schedule aspects of multiple programs. Has P&L responsibility for assigned programs. Works with customers to define requirements and is their primary contact on status and performance.
+ Anticipates and fulfills customer needs to ensure their satisfaction and continued business.
+ Captures new business and contributes to defining technical strategy for assigned product segment. Manages a variety of Bid and Proposal efforts. Participates in business strategy sessions.
+ Leads a cross functional team of associates with a wide range of skill sets ensuring roles and responsibilities of all team members are well understood and executed. Provide overall leadership to program team and drive execution excellence.
+ Communicates program information internally and externally.
+ Ensures program-wide focus on safety reliability cost and schedule and adequacy of systems procedures and people for long term success.
+ Bachelors degree or equivalent in engineering business contracts or related discipline.
+ One to Four years of related work experience direct project management preferred
+ Must be a US Citizen
+ Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance
+ Basic competency in Project Management skills and toolsets
+ Excellent interpersonal skills with ability to manage a project team daily and communicate effectively with segment leadership regarding status awareness’s and escalations
+ Ability to manage projects to specified milestones and established schedules
+ Ability to resolve disputes and negotiate with positive outcome while maintaining good relationships within the organization specifically between peers and management
+ Strong formal and informal communication skills with all levels of internal and external management
+ Ability to manage risk to reduce likelihood and severity of program impacts; ability to exploit opportunities to reduce costs and increase margins
+ Defense industry and/or military acquisition experience desired
+ Understanding and support of PES Initiatives is a plus
+ Knowledge of pricing and proposals.
+ Prefer ability to define technical strategy to promote capturing business in new areas.
+ Able to travel less than 5%; travel if needed will be infrequent
+ Competent in standard Microsoft Office Software Suite
Behavioral Competencies for Success:
+ Priority Setting
+ Timely Decision Making
+ Execution Focus
+ Action Oriented
+ Team Focused
+ Effective Communication
Level of position will be determined at time of offer.
Orbital ATK Defense Systems Group is an industry leader in ammunition precision and strike weapons missile-warning solutions and tactical rocket motors across air sea and land-based systems. We are the largest U.S. producer of small-caliber ammunition as well as a leading producer of medium- and large-caliber ammunition and medium-caliber gun systems. Orbital ATK Defense Systems also develops advanced capabilities for missile-defense interceptors fuzing and warheads weaponized special-mission aircraft and propulsion/controls.
If you are a dynamic successful driven professional Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary comprehensive benefits including medical dental 401k tuition reimbursement and much more.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race color religion sex national origin disability status protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Job Type:Full Time
Years of Experience:1-3 Years
Expertise:Program Management Operations Engineering Business Development Communications Production
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