Program Manager

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
Broken Arrow, OK
11 - 15 years experience
Aerospace / Defense
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17

Headquartered in New York City, L3 employs approximately 38,000 people worldwide and is a leading provider of a broad range of communication and electronic systems and products used on military and commercial platforms. L3 is also a prime contractor in aerospace systems.


  • Responsibility for the cost, schedule and technical performance and the ability to manage large, complex development and/or production programs and the ability to manage and direct assigned programs and respective program teams
  • Direct all phases of the program from requirements analysis, initial planning through all phases to successful product delivery and contract close out
  • Establish and manage the operating budgets and financial plans to support the individual program and division requirements
  • Development and maintenance of the program integrated masterschedule to include the internal and external milestones and phases as established by the respective program teams
  • Establish and monitor adherence to program master plans and schedules, identify program problems, obtain solutions, direct allocation of resources
  • Establish and lead a program risk and opportunity management process
  • Lead program teams composed of multi-disciplined, matrix personnel to ensure realization of program objectives
  • Maintain program financial forecasts, report progress to financial objectives
  • Serve as capture lead for new pursuits and growth opportunities
  • Establish and execute a winning product line capture strategies, including proposal development
  • Lead negotiation of contracts/changes, coordinate preparation of proposals, business plans, author and negotiate proposal statements of work/specifications
  • Ability to act as the primary customer contact for program activities including briefings to senior customer management
  • Ability to clearly communicate program status, issues, risks, opportunities and plans to internal senior management
  • Ensure coordination across multiple programs and/or projects and with other product line leads



  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related discipline, Master’s degreepreferred
  • Minimum 10 years program management related experience
  • Experience leading engineering development projects
  • Experience with the manufacturing of large complex systems
  • Earned value management experiencepreferred
  • Solid communication skills
  • Experience with DoD programs
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret DoD Clearance is required
  • Working knowledge of MS Office to include MS Word, Power Point and Excel and MS Project

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