Aerojet Rocketdyne is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader providing propulsion and energetics to its space, missile defense, strategic, tactical missile and armaments customers throughout domestic and international markets. We offer a complete line of propulsion products for launch vehicles, missile defense, and advanced hypersonic propulsion.
We are seeking a Sr. Specialist, IT Business Relationship at our Huntsville, AL or our Canoga Park, CA office.
Aerojet Rocketdyne is an innovative company delivering solutions that create value for its customers in the aerospace and defense markets. The company is a world-recognized aerospace and defense leader that provides propulsion and energetics to the space, missile defense and strategic systems, tactical systems and armaments areas, in support of domestic and international markets. Additional information about Aerojet Rocketdyne can be obtained by visiting our websites at www.Rocket.com and www.AerojetRocketdyne.com.
The Business Relationship Management expert will be responsible for building customer relationships and Information Technology (IT) capabilities that enable the business. This role will report to the Senior Director of Business Alignment and Integration. The candidate provides direction and guidance to business partners to enable the best IT solutions that meet the business needs. The position bridges the gap between business partners and technology solution providers.
The business areas supported by this position include the business units of Defense and Space which focus on customer engagement and the company’s end products. Defense delivers intelligently-designed, zero-fail space propulsion components for the world’s most significant launch and defense systems. These systems help preserve freedom by providing security to the warfighter and by enabling the continued exploration of space in low-earth orbit and far beyond. Space expands human and robotic presence across the solar system through human exploration, in-space power and propulsion, launch vehicle propulsion, and liquid engines. Strong business knowledge in these disciplines is required along with familiarity with various technologies including: ERP including Oracle eBS; reporting/analytics including OBIEE; and others as required
This position may be filled at the level posted or at the next higher level.
The successful individual will provide leadership and guidance by incorporating enterprise, business and vendor initiatives/needs within programs/projects; IT risk support, business-as-usual activities including support for issues and ad-hoc requests, functionality enablement, and managing vendor IT performance metrics. Identify and represent technological trends, leveraging potential impact on business strategies and objectives. Develop and maintain positive client relationships, coordinating with various functions to ensure IT requests are handled appropriately and efficiently. Coordinate with third-party partners, including IT outsourcing team, for IT support.
Specific to the Job Function
Must be willing and able to travel (10-20%) in support customer meetings and offsite testing as required.
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.
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 or stand and maintain attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally lift/carry/push/pull up to 25 pounds; may require occasional 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.