Orbital ATK Program Manager in Plymouth, Minnesota

Program Manager

Locations:Plymouth, MN

Categories: Program Management

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Job ID:WWS20180903-44385

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 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.

Orbital ATK is currently seeking an experiencedProgram Managerto provide leadership to our Missile Products Divisionteam in ourPlymouth, MNoffices.

Orbital ATK has a challenging opportunity for a Senior Program Manager in the Fuzing and Integrated Ordnance business area, within its Tactical Propulsion and Ordnance (TPO) group, located in Plymouth, MN. This Division of ATK specializes in the development of Fuzes, Sensors, Warheads, and Integrated Ordnance products. The Program Manager will manage Integrated Fuze/Ordnance programs with responsibility for cost, schedule and technical performance. The Program Manager will represent ATK in the customer community and lead the program team. The Program Manager will direct functional organizations to achieve program objectives while managing risks and opportunities. The Program Manager is responsible for leading and managing proposal preparation and contractual activates. The Program Manager will promote a focus on safety and employ Lean/Six Sigma tools through program planning and execution.

Role description & Responsibilities:

  • Lead new business pursuits

  • Author proposals and white papers to win new business

  • Manage program risk and opportunities

  • Implement appropriate risk mitigation activities

  • Interface with internal and external customers on all program aspects

  • Direct technical development

  • Maintain schedule

  • Control finances

  • Lead business development activities

  • Establish program team staffing

  • Manage suppliers

  • Development of and transition to production, and delivery of quality products on time and within cost. 

Experience Requirements:

  • BS in Engineering. Aero, Math, or Physics

  • PMI Certification

  • 10 years of DOD weapons design/development experience

  • 10 years of program management

  • FAR/DFAR, DOD-5000, CMMI, ISO, ITAR experience

  • Demonstrated team leadership skills.

  • Ability to obtain a secret clearance.

United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential. 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.Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products ? and your ideas ? into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you?ll be amazed at what you can do!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

Desired Travel:less than 25%

Years of Experience:5-8 Years

Education:Bachelors

Expertise:Operations

Group:Defense