1+ months

Maritime Mission Area Director

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Portsmouth, RI 02871

Job Description
Raytheon Missiles & Defense Advanced Technology (AT) organization offers an innovative and inclusive culture; welcoming diversity and collaboration and providing numerous opportunities for career growth.

Are you interested in joining a dynamic, inclusive, and growing high tech team? Raytheon Missiles & Defense is looking for a Director I level candidate to lead the Advanced Technology Maritime mission area.

As a highly visible member of the Advanced Technology (AT) team, this challenging position supports the AT Leadership in the management of the AT business and will be responsible for the capture and execution of a range of programs and pursuits across a diverse customer base including DARPA & ONR both internal and external. This position will foster and mature emerging technologies that are under development inside the company or the customer community. This position will also be responsible for strategy development and the alignment of company investment with future business opportunities. The diverse customer set coupled with the high complexity of advanced technology requires a multi-talented leader.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:
This highly complex position will hold management responsibility for all phases of technical, financial and schedule performance on multiple (> 30) programs and capture efforts within the Maritime area. In this capacity, the Director will:
  • Achieve all financial, technical and schedule objectives for programs and new business initiatives
  • Establish milestones and monitor adherence to program/capture master plans and schedules
  • Develop control systems and reporting to assess progress
  • Direct the performance of program/capture cross-business teams in engineering, manufacturing, finance and contracts
  • Identify potential problems and implement corrective actions
  • Anticipate customer needs to ensure satisfaction and continued business
  • Ensure all technical objectives of assigned programs are achieved
  • Support the development of Annual Operating and 5 Year Business Plans

In addition to these program/capture responsibilities, this position will also be called upon to identify new business opportunities, prepare and present presentations to Customers / internal management, lead and / or coordinate the development of proposals, statements of work and specifications, estimation of product/service costs, support negotiations and oversee contract administration activities.

This position is based in Portsmouth, RI and will require domestic travel 25% of the time.
This position requires an active U.S. Top Security Clearance as of day one of employment. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Required Skills:
  • Minimum of 14 years of relevant work experience
  • Program Management experience to include maintaining cost, schedule and performance of overall portfolio
  • Experience with Federal Research & Development proposals and contracts
  • Strong technical capabilities with broad technical expertise
  • Currently holds an Active Top Secret US Security Clearance

Required Skills:
Bachelors Degree; preferably in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics), Business or Economics. Masters degree preferred.

Desired Skills:
  • PhD in Engineering or Science related Field
  • Ability to work in a team environment and effectively direct, influence, motivate and supervise team members
  • Demonstrated technical / managerial creativity, product vision and asymmetric out of the box thinking
  • Broad technology development, engineering and program management experience across multiple warfighting domains, with particular focus in maritime and undersea sensing, C5I and effectors for both US Government and commercial customers
  • Experience driving a focused team toward Company goals along with the ability to inspire innovation and creativity.
  • Significant experience in new business capture, proposal development, technology evaluation, strategy development, program management, and technical contribution.
  • Experience in leading the development of proposals to capture science and technology CRAD (Contract Research and Development) awards
  • Experience with project management tools including Earned-Value Management Systems
  • Experience obtaining and leading the development and management of an Intellectual Property portfolio
  • Experience in leading a large functional organization of engineers, scientists, and technicians
  • Experience with Federal Acquisition Regulations (FARS) Experience managing internal investments, including capital, bid & proposal, selling & marketing, as well as Internal research & Development funds

DoD Security Clearance:
This position requires the successful issuance, transfer or maintenance of any clearances and/or accesses necessary for the position. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Additional detail regarding security clearance factors can be obtained by accessing the DISCO website at https://www.state.gov/security-clearances


Posted: 2020-11-20 Expires: 2021-02-08

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Maritime Mission Area Director

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Portsmouth, RI 02871

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