Orbital ATK Sr Program Management Representative in San Diego, California

Sr Program Management Representative

Locations:San Diego, CA

Categories: Program Management


Job Description

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Job ID:CM20180905-45590

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.

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.

Our San Diego, CA facility is looking to add a Program Management Representative to our team.

Job Description:

  • Supports Product Directors and/or Program Managers with all aspects of contracted programs including responsibility for achieving all technical, schedule, and financial commitments on programs.

  • Works with internal and external customers to define and communicate requirements, manage risk and provide status on performance. Anticipates and fulfills internal and external customer needs to ensure their satisfaction.

  • Supports Product Directors, Program Managers and Business Development with capturing new business by creating proposals, pricing and defining capture strategies for assigned opportunities.

  • Supports Program Managers in leading a cross functional team of associates, ensuring roles and responsibilities of all team members are communicated and providing overall leadership to project team to drive overall performance and success.

  • Communicates project information internally and externally both verbal presentation and written to all levels of the organization.

  • Drives Continuous Improvement for Program Management processes and activities which require cross functional coordination and collaboration. Focus will be on improving cost and schedule performance through systems, tools and processes.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business/Engineering, MBA or Masters in Business/Engineering preferred.

  • 1-3 years of technical experience and/or project management experience

  • Strong communication and collaboration skills within a team environment

  • Basic understanding of budgets and general financial data and information

  • Basic understanding of project schedules. MS Project skills are preferred. MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint skills are required.

  • Experience and/or desire to learn all elements of new business including – proposals, pricing, and customer interface. Demonstrated critical thinking and proactive risk management abilities.

  • Strong understanding of a technical business - experience and/or desire to learn in an environment where the focus of the business is providing technical solutions.

  • Strong organizational skills. Able to plan effectively, provide direction, and manage others to ensure program is executed as planned.

  • Able to utilize strong skills in decision making and risk management to meet program and site objectives.

  • Ability to communicate with both

NOTE: This position may be filled at one lower level to include candidates with at least 5 Years of applicable experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

Job Type:Full Time

Desired Travel:less than 25%

Years of Experience:1-3 Years