Senior Manager I - Technical

EchoStar   •  

Germantown, MD

Industry: Telecommunications.


11 - 15 years

Posted 246 days ago

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Hughes Network Systems is seeking to hire a Senior Manager I – Technical for the Consumer Services Management Team.


  • Responsible for the development and performance of company programs/projects or subsystems of major programs/projects.
  • Direct all phases of programs/projects from inception through completion.
  • Participate in the preparation of proposals, negotiation of contract and contract changes, operating budgets and financial terms/conditions of contract.
  • Act as primary customer contact for program activities, leading program review sessions with customer to discuss cost, schedule and technical performance.
  • Direct the establishment of design concepts, criteria and engineering efforts for product research, development, integration and test.
  • Develop new business or expand the product line with the customer. Establish milestones and monitor adherence to master plans and schedules. 
  • Identify program problems and obtain solutions, such as allocation of resources or changing contractual specifications.
  • Degree of responsibilities will vary based upon size of annual budget


  • BS degree in a technical field, i.e. engineering, telecommunications, computer science, information systems, math, statistics
  • 10+ years of experience as Project or Program Manager
  • Extensive experience in RFPs with technical specifications and financial analysis


  • MBA
  • Satellite or broadband experience