Aerojet Rocketdyne (AR) is seeking a Program Manager in the Defense Business Unit to lead Minuteman Post Boost Rocket Engine Sustainment activities. This person, assisted by the AR Chief Engineer, is responsible for all technical performance on the contract and is also responsible to achieve all customer requirements. This role serves as the lead of this autonomous team residing at AR’s customer facility on Hill AFB.
This position may be filled at this level or one level higher.
60% - Effective execution of responsible program. Lead a cross functional team to execute to customer and company requirements providing program leadership and strategy.
10% - Serve as site lead.
10% - Lead Proposal Activities .
10% Support company financial planning.
Requires a Bachelor's degree in an Engineering discipline and at least nine (9) years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience with in-space liquid propulsion systems and the MMIII program is highly desirable.
US Citizenship required. Must be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at the appropriate level (U.S. Citizenship required). Must also be able to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from being able to meet this requirement.
Additional Requirements and Preferred Qualifications:
Work Environment/Physical Requirements
Employees in these positions must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer; stamina to sit and to maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 15 pounds; may require minimal walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes, and shop coat. These positions may be expected to work varying shifts and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the organization.