The Advanced Compact EW Solutions (ACES) product line is looking for a senior contracts administrator at their Canal Street facility to lead development programs in their Offboard Prototype and Development (OPD) area. This role would be responsible for assisting the OPD Contracts Manager in managing some new start development programs.
We view culture as one of our most critical competitive advantages as well as flexibility for a positive work life balance. This position requires a hybrid arrangement with some time spent in office to service any classified meetings or work. Contracts employees perform every day because of our strong culture and passion for our significant role in the success of the business. Our Cultural Principles are:
- Engage everyone with respect and good will
- Stay calm independent of circumstances
- Be humble and work collaboratively
- Feel empowered to do the right thing
- Listen, be curious, and allow differences to influence our decisions
The successful candidate would possess and gain more experience with development, Pre-EMD, EMD and prototype contracts, to include rapid acquisition contracting vehicles. This program area is a fast pace, dynamic environment requiring a proven contributor to proactively manage contractual scope, customer communication, proposals and policy expectations. The successful candidate will lead all contracting activities with partnering supervision as required.
This position will be responsible for ensuring compliance with company policies, legal and customer requirements. This individual would closely coordinate with the OPD Contracts Manager for any and all RBA and DOA related items to ensure proper acumen at the Product Line level. The successful candidate will be required to have an active secret clearance within 5 years to support programs in the portfolio. This position requires some knowledge of government contracting methods, applicable laws and regulations and the ability to develop and maintain professional and dependable relationships with both internal and external customers. Required Education, Experience, & Skills
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 4 years work experience or equivalent experience. An active secret security clearance.About BAE Systems Electronic Systems
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems' game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.