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Program Manager / Project Manager

Connexion Systems & Engineering, Inc. Devens ,MA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 The Program Manager (PM) is responsible and accountable for successful completion of assigned programs/ projects. To this end the PM has the functional authority to plan and control tasks, budgets, assigned resources and schedules. While working closely with the Business Development, Operations and Engineering functions, the PM also manages proposal efforts, starting with Customer requirements interpretation and compliance verification planning through concept definition, formal submittal of the proposal to contract award.    The successful candidate must be able to create, maintain and lead a collaborative work setting in which well-defined program goals are communicated effectively by the PM and individual contributors are empowered to own their assignments in a professional and ethical environment that is demonstrative of the company’s values and policies.  
 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

US citizen required

 
Typical duties, activities and other responsibilities of the PM include: 
 
Simultaneously managing multiple programs/projects of various complexity 
 
Contract Management 
 
Interpretation of, and compliance with, Customer and Government technical specifications and Government regulations 
 
Deployment of program management tools (such as Gantt Master Integrated Program Schedule (MIPS), Work Breakdown Structure (WBS), Earned Value tracking and Risk Assessment). 
 
Effectively orchestrating the activities of teams to meet scope/schedule requirements 
 
Establishing a common understanding among team members regarding program/project tasks timelines and milestones, budgets, and deliverables 
 
Regularly reporting progress and Earned Value 
 
Chairing Program Management and Design Reviews (PMR, PDR, CDR) 
 
Planning and implementing corrective actions to mitigate schedule, budget and technical deficiencies ? Ensuring the product design and manufacturing methods are compliant with Customer, regulatory and Company mandated requirements  
 
Approving the product Manufacturing Data Package (MDP), Operating and Maintenance Manuals and internal documents that govern Quality (such as an Acceptance Test Procedure, (ATP)) 
 
Compiling and publishing Contract Data Requirements List (CDRL) documents 
Configuration Control, including submittal of requests for changing previously approved Configuration Control Items to the Customer 
 
Documenting design, schedule and cost changes and securing Customer for approval for such 
 
Formal liaison with external Customers  
 
Developing internal PM processes that promote organizational efficiency and agility 
 
Resources and schedule planning for prospective new opportunities  
 
Compiling and publishing proposals 
 
Participating in business development activities 
 
Participating in strategic planning 
 
Performing other duties, as assigned 
 
Education and Experience: 
 
Bachelor's Degree or Master’s Degree in Engineering, Business Management or related field from an accredited college or university   ? Five to ten years of experience as a Program Manager – commercial and Government environments 
 
PMI certified Program Management Professional (PMP) status preferred 
 
Excellent written, oral and public speaking communications skills 
 
Able to build teams and promote collaboration among diverse multi-disciplinary team members 
 
Proficiency in Microsoft Office™ suite (Outlook™, Word™, Excel™, PowerPoint™, and Project™);  knowledge of Visual ERP software desired.  
 
Other Skills, Knowledge and Conditions:  
 
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. 

Company Description
Connexion is a full-service staffing firm, whose mission is to provide "best in class" staffing services to our clients and job seekers alike. We strive to achieve excellence in staffing, job placement and recruiting services, while treating our clients, employees, and candidates with the professionalism and respect they deserve.

Connexion Systems & Engineering, Inc.

Why Work Here?

Extremely innovative and fast growing firm that has an excellent reputation in the industry!

Connexion is a full-service staffing firm, whose mission is to provide "best in class" staffing services to our clients and job seekers alike. We strive to achieve excellence in staffing, job placement and recruiting services, while treating our clients, employees, and candidates with the professionalism and respect they deserve.

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Devens, MA
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