Raytheon Technologies Digital Technology Program Lead in Tucson, Arizona
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trail blaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating.
Raytheon Missiles & Defense has an exciting opportunity for a Principal Digital Technology (DT) Program Lead in support of Air Power programs. The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for providing leadership and management of Digital Technology needs in one or more programs in Tucson, AZ and also across multiple distributed sites. This role will require the individual to be based in Tucson, AZ and cover other locations as needed. This position may require the ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally.
Responsibilities to Anticipate:
Ensuring that DT scope is properly executed in accordance to performance standards; leveraging thought leadership, innovative solutions, and cost savings initiatives.
They will partner with engineering and proposal/program management to capture functional requirements, translate requirements into program environment planning and execution plans, and manage changes in scope and function of the development and collaborative environments over the lifecycle of the program.
Oversight and monitoring of cost, schedules, and performance of DT tasks, which will include task planning and scheduling, earned value reporting and variance analysis.
You will use your strong background in supporting Proposals/Programs through your experience in Project Management, Integrated Product Development System (IPDS), Earned Value Management System (EVMS) and Control Account Manager (CAM) methodologies.
The candidate will work closely across multi-functional teams comprised of Engineering, Security, Manufacturing, Integrated Supply Chain management as well as senior Program and DT leadership on program status and will require influence across multiple Functional Areas.
The successful candidate will champion and document unique technical solutions for use across the broader Raytheon DT community.
The DTPL must effectively communicate with both internal and external Customers at strategic and tactical leadership levels regarding technical issues, project status and contractual deliverables.
Proactively participate in pre-proposal and proposal process by strategizing with IPT/CPT, deciphering DT requirements in Statement of Work (SOW) and providing Basis of Estimates (BOEs) for future business opportunities and pursuits.
Work in an Integrated Product Team/Cross Product Team (IPT/CPT) environment, ensuring effective DT support of program, from start-up to sustainment, in alignment with program cost and schedule performance goals
Daily tasking and oversight of the team that provides the design and operation of the software development, software integration, software/system requirements, and continuous access of the DT environment
Fill the role as the Control Account Manager (CAM) for the DT budget including oversight and monitoring of costs, schedules, and performance of DT tasks. Manage and direct the daily execution of the contract's DT requirements to assure performance goals are met.
Formally identify, assess, monitor, and mitigate DT related risk and dependencies throughout the proposal/program lifecycle.
Lead DT and Program related projects through development and implementation utilizing project planning, team building, recurring task management, and formal presentations to leadership through completion
Support preparation and/or presentation of weekly/monthly program reviews, Proposal Bid Reviews, EAC, AOP, and Capital Planning.
Support IPDS Gate reviews as applicable, including Independent Reviews
Providing comprehensive program support for all DT issues through a broad knowledge of DT services and capabilities
Directing the efficient use of DT personnel and resources to advance Agile teams and initiatives
Assisting with debugging test platforms and Information Systems (IS) to eliminate technical bottlenecks
Facilitating technical collaboration with 3rd parties (e.g. suppliers) to simplify and accelerate procurement, licensing, and problem resolution for provided tools and equipment
Qualifications You Must Have:
BS/BA or advanced degree in related field (such as Computer Science, Information Technology, MIS, Engineering)
An active US DOD Secret clearance is required
8+ years’ overall Information Technology and/or Software/Systems Engineering experience
Project Management such as Risk & Opportunity management, CAM, and performance tracking/management
Professional exposure to EVMS (Earned Value Management System or similar budget tracking system
Experience in facilitating and responding to Requests for Information (RFI) and Request for Proposals (RFP)
Skilled in proposal preparation, DT and Engineering requirements analysis, cost and schedule estimation and technical documentation related to the Statement of Work (SOW)
Qualifications We Value:
Active Top Secret DOD Clearance desired
High level working knowledge of Software development, Systems integration, and test processes to support activities across the program life cycle
Familiar with DevSecOps methodologies
High level working knowledge of Software development (Agile/Scrum), Systems integration, and test processes to support activities across the program life cycle
Experience with the Integrated Product Development System (IPDS)
Effective presence and influential leadership capability with the ability to interact with senior levels of leadership – including customer, teammates, and suppliers
Working experience within Software and/or Systems Engineering
Excellent verbal and written skills
Experience working in a program and/or engineering environment. Previous Global Program support desired
Demonstrated experience in Business Case Analysis and Return on Investment (ROI)
Through strong organization skills, demonstrate solid problem solving skills in anticipating and analyzing needs as well as quickly identifying solutions
Knowledgeable of Contracts, SOWs, BOEs, DT and Engineering (SW & Systems) Processes and Practices
Working knowledge of software development, systems integration, and test processes to support activities across the program life cycle
PMP and/or PMX Certification
What We Offer :
Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.
This position requires either a U.S. Person or Non- U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.
This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process.
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.