Principal, Program Management

Harris Corporation Melbourne, FL

Job Title: Program Management

Job Location: Herndon, VA

Req ID: ES20181207-25868

Job Description:

The Surveillance and Automation Solutions Business within Harris is seeking a program manager to execution of the ADS-B program.


* Responsible for managing the cost, schedule and technical performance requirements of a complex technical program through the life-cycle phases of development, implementation and operations

* Employs Earned Value Management in program planning, execution., and control

* Responsible for managing a collaborative work environment with the customer to achieve business objectives

* Ensures that all resources such as engineering, manpower, production and facilities are available to support the program

* Directs the work of employees assigned to the program from technical and support areas

* Solves highly complex problems with significant business impacs

* Interacts internally with management and customers on significant business matters

* Responsible for support and review of contract proposals for new services for delivery to FAA. Lead internal development activities related to new solution offerings

* Support General Manager in developing growth strategy for ADS-B program based on synergies with other Harris capabilities and programs.


* Bachelor's Degree in engineering, business, or science; with fifteen (15) or more years' experience in managing projects involving planning, integrating and implementation of complex systems and equipment

* Experience with product development and engineering and Earned Value Management is desired

* Demonstrated capability to lead teams in successfully achieving defined goals and objectives within cost and schedule constraints

* Must be familiar with contractual, financial, system engineering, and other cross functional areas to provide leadership over a wide breadth of program activities

* Must have strong oral and written communication skills to present information to team members, management and customers

* The successful candidate will possess strong initiative and ability to function in a dynamic environment

* Must be a US Citizen - will be required to provide proof of citizenship. Must be able to obtain a Position of Public Trust clearance

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

* Objective thinker, problem solver with ability to execute challenging tasks to completion

* Understanding of product management and delivering product solutions on a program activity

* Ability to develop broad, cooperative relationships with numerous groups and individuals, even when having no direct authority over them

Security Clearance:

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

Location: USA - FL - Melbourne

Activation Date: Thursday, July 12, 2018

Expiration Date: Saturday, July 13, 2019

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