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Program Manager
Job ID:00004H5G
Category:EngineeringTech
Location:CA San Luis Obispo
Hours:40 Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm
Pay:$140,000.00 $170,000.00
Career Opportunity Available in San Luis Obispo
Job Description
The Program Manager is responsible for cost, schedule, and performance of engineering projects and is the main point of contact for our customers, briefing them regularly on project scheduledelivery status, aftermarket repairs status, and active Air Worthiness notifications. The ideal candidate will display strong leadership, communication, and relationship management skills coupled with a Technical Project Management background in the UAV space. Lead and direct cross-functional engineering teams during proposal, design, manufacturing, and delivery phases of products in development and production phases.Transition designs to manufacturing, working with the technical team to identify ways to streamline manufacturing and assembly processes, achieving required delivery rates and reduced cost targets. Brief internal and external customers and leadership on progress of work assigned. Serve as point of contact for customer field issues and coordinate engineering responses including Air Worthiness Directives, field repairs, troubleshooting. Lead failure root cause analysis and corrective actions as needed. Track and report on program performance metrics including schedule performance. Establish milestones and monitor adherence to master plans and schedules. Track and manage issuesrisks by working with internal and outside team members and stakeholders to determine mitigation and containment. Oversee CCB and ECO activities across engineering and manufacturing groups.
Skills Required
BA Degree in Engineering or similar. 2 yrs exp in program or project mgmt exp. Exp in manufacturing design for production programs. Grated design development exp. Proficient in MS Project.
Skills Preferred
Masters Degree in Engineering or similar. Exp in defense and aerospace, preferable in the UAV market.Earned value management exp. Strong customer support exp. PMP certified.