1+ months

Principal Technical Planner

Raytheon Missle Systems
Tewksbury, MA 01876
Job Description:
Whats YOUR Mission?
Here at Raytheon, we work together as one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place. Our innovation spans all domains: from land and sea to air, space and cyberspace. Were inspired by a noble mission thats shared by Raytheon employees around the globe and an inclusive culture that empowers employees and celebrates their contributions.
What We Offer: Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, Raytheon offers 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 Raytheon offers include paternal leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.
Are you looking for an exciting new opportunity in technical planning and scheduling management? We are seeking a Process management and Formative Assessments Lead to join the Program Planning & Scheduling Department. The successful candidate will be a highly analytical, data driven, results oriented individual that engages with stakeholders, and facilitates closure of actions/commitments. The successful candidate will be responsible for the development, release, and control of IDS Program Planning and Scheduling process documentation (directives, standard procedures, work instructions, guidelines) and work closely with process owners and stakeholders to identify process improvement opportunities. Formative assessment responsibilities include Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) independent reviews (IRs), oversight of assessment process for all JSA audit programs and IMP/IMS formative assessments throughout the life cycle of all IDS programs and provide immediate feedback to team members to improve Program Planning & Scheduling (PP&S) products and services. In this role, the ideal candidate will provide appropriate technical consulting, interfacing, analysis and training for Control Account Managers, IPT Leads, PMs and program personnel on IMS and all technical data associated with the IMS. This candidate will be the IDS PP&S point of contact for all internal and external audits as well as collaborate with other SMEs from other functional areas such as, Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS) and Business Process Management (BPM) to identify and recommend and implement process improvement opportunities. Work location is Tewksbury, MA.
Required Skills:
Min 8 years experience in project management and/or planning
Direct experience with DCMA or joint surveillance audits
Prior experience assessing the IMS against the DCMA and surveillance audits
Proficiency with planning tools such as Microsoft project or Primavera and EVMS
This position requires the ability of obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only US Citizens are eligible for a clearance.
Desired Skills:
10+ years of professional experience in Program Planning & Scheduling
2+ years using Microsoft project Server
Recognized as subject matter expert for understanding of Planning, Scheduling and EVMS process.
Raytheon Six Sigma (R6S) Specialist or similar certification
Project Management Professional (PMP) Certified by the Project Management Institute (PMI)
Demonstrates ability to communicate effectively and maintain positive relationships while providing constructive feedback and influence program teams/business partners on adoption of recommendations and best practices
Required Education (including Major):
Bachelors degree in Engineering or related STEM field

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.
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Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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Posted: 2019-11-13 Expires: 2020-03-27

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