San Diego, CA
11 - 15 years
Posted 50 days ago
Responsible for the management, performance and completion of multiple high technology programs within Americas regions. Collaborate with engineering, business development/sales, and operations functions to execute contracts and ensure proposals are executable. Lead program management process improvement initiatives. Support broader Cubic initiatives to improve program management excellence throughout the corporation. Maintains excellent customer relations. Assures that contractual obligations are met within assigned budget and schedule. Assignment will generally be to higher risk, higher value programs with responsibility at the total system level. Working with executives across the company, the Vice President Americas Program Management will launch and implement strategic initiatives that improve company profitability. This position typically works under limited supervision and direction. Incumbents of this position will regularly exercise discretionary and substantial decision-making authority.
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Minimum Job Requirements:
Four-year college degree plus fifteen years of project or program management, process improvement and operational experience. Master’s degree and/or PMP preferred. Experience managing large scale hardware and software development programs through production required. Experience managing cross functional teams across multiple locations preferred. Experience managing programs sized $200M+ and larger preferred. Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing, make presentations and conduct negotiations with customers, subcontractors, and vendors. Requires knowledge of procurement, contracting, and standards and specifications. Advanced leadership and analytical skills to organize, plan and direct a complex program. Effective interpersonal skills to lead in sensitive and/or complex situations. Ability to make effective presentations before groups of senior executives, including customers and governmental agencies. This role will require domestic and some international travel.