24 days old

Program Director MFRFS (Multi-Function Radio Frequency System)

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
McKinney, TX 75069
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, you have the opportunity to try new things and make a bigger difference across a broader end-to-end solution, a richer technology and product set, an expanded range of disciplines, a growing global footprint and a more diverse team of colleagues and customers.

Job Summary:
Raytheon Missiles and Defense is seeking a Program Director to lead the MFRFS (Multi-Function Radio Frequency System) product line in McKinney, TX. This is a critical leadership position for this rapidly growing area in the Land Warfare & Air Defense business. Today, MFRFS is a rapid-turn design, prototype production and sustainment product area with a vision to mature the capabilities and products to US Government and International Program of Record status. Our success has enabled the potential for a strong growth in our Long Range Plan. The MFRFS Program Director is responsible for all facets of the MFRFS business. More specifically, developing the strategy, growing the business (both domestic and international), and executing technical, schedule and cost performance of the MFRFS development, production and sustainment programs. The Program Director acts as the primary interface with the customer, representatives and/or consultants to ensure alignment with customer requirements and program execution. This position requires the ability to collaborate and operate across multiple Raytheon businesses, government agencies and the customer at both the executive and product execution levels. This position leads three senior manager direct reports along with responsibility for the larger matrix organization supporting MFRFS. This position requires travel approximately 25% of the time (may be more or less depending on business needs), and will report to the Short Range Air Defense (SHORAD) & Rapid Development Program Area Sr. Director.
This role is also the Site Lead in McKinney for Raytheon Missiles & Defense. In this capacity, the Site Lead will work with the overall Site Leadership from Raytheon Intelligence & Services to coordinate on site-specific events and issues.
Ability and willingness to travel domestically, around 25% of the time.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Sets product line strategy, vision and tactical direction for program execution by multifunctional and multi-business team(s) and sub-contractors.
  • Prepares the Program Management Plan (PMP) to include data, configuration, risk, and security management.
  • Meets contractual commitments including the financial, quality, technology, and schedule performance using the approved business model and management tools including Earned Value Management System (EVMS), Integrated Product Development System (IPDS), Process Re-Invention and Systems for Manufacturing (PRISM), etc.
  • Identifies and establishes an executable baseline and program risk and opportunity. Meets milestones and monitors adherence to program master plans and schedules.
  • Uses approved control systems and reports that accurately measure progress, identify potential problems in sufficient time for corrective action to be taken and ensures the meeting of contract commitments.
  • Ensures alignment of human and capital resource requirements to achieve contract (s) performance
  • Analysis work with technical staff to evaluate Engineering Change Requests and develop cost estimates for the customer.
  • Technical Reporting formalizes technical reporting to the customer and collects, documents and acts, as necessary, on lessons learned; monitors, manages and reports performance against sales objectives.

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelors degree; Preferably in Engineering, Science, or Mathematics.
  • 14 years of prior relevant experience
  • Program management or related experience; preferably managing cost, schedule and technical performance of a large program Knowledge of program management tools such as Earned Value Management System (EVMS), Integrated Master Plan (IMP), Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) and Opportunity Management, or a similar business processes
  • Experience in developing and executing program affordability plans.
  • Experience in strategic development or capture experience in the defense industry
  • Program Management Certification; Preferably a (Program Management Excellence, PMX) Level 3 Certification or ability to obtain certification within one year of being in role.
An active and in-scope Secret US security clearance.

Qualifications We Value:
  • Masters Degree in STEM or business
  • 5 years of experience as a Program Manager, and/or Cost Account Manager (CAM) on a product line
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently in a fast paced, dynamic environment with time critical requirements.
  • Experience in planning and meeting Annual and Five Year Operating Plans
  • Experience developing customer relationships to fulfill their needs and ensure their satisfaction and continued business Ability to effectively work with and communicate with all levels of management and cross functional organizations as well as with the customer. Experience engaging in courageous conversations to drive the business forward.
  • Experience in building and leading high performance and diverse teams
  • Direct experience managing people or resources in organizations with budgets exceeding $75M
  • Experience with Radar production; Experience with subcontract and Inter- Organization Transfer (IOT) management; Experience with Hardware Development and Production
  • Experience as a change agent, able to energize organizations to achieve beyond expectations
  • Ability to independently complete complex assignments and develop creative cross mission area solutions
  • Possesses in depth understanding of the DoD environment and acquisition process.
  • Experience with international business development and/or program execution is desired.

Additional Details:
This position is located in bustling McKinney, Texas. McKinney has a welcoming culture combined with the innovation and energy of the DFW metropolitan region.
North Texas, An Ideal Place to Call Home (raytheonmissilesanddefense.com)

What We Offer:
Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

Clearance Information: This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. 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. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here: https://www.state.gov/m/ds/clearances/c10978.htm



Posted: 2021-03-23 Expires: 2021-04-22

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Program Director MFRFS (Multi-Function Radio Frequency System)

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
McKinney, TX 75069

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