Fleet and Deployment Services Senior Program Manager Jobs in Poway, CA at General Atomics
Title: Fleet and Deployment Services Senior Program Manager
Company: General Atomics
Location: Poway, CA
Job SummaryGeneral Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.
We are looking for an experienced Program Manager to lead our Fleet and Deployment Services organization. This position reports to the Vice President of Sustainment and is responsible for the planning, managing, and technical performance of the Fleet and Deployment Services team located in Poway, CA. The Program Manager in this position directs all phases of programs from initiation through delivery.
This position reports to the Vice President of Sustainment and is responsible for the planning, managing, and technical performance of the Fleet and Deployment Services organization located in Poway, CA. The Program Manager in this position directs all phases of programs from initiation through delivery as it relates to GA-ASI’s company owned UAS fleet.
Duties And Responsibilities
Manage programs which represent moderate future growth in distinct products or components.
Apply established technologies that require advanced principles, theories, concepts, and techniques to provide solutions to a variety of technical problems.
Typically accomplishes objectives through subordinate managers.
Responsible for decisions that could have an extended impact on outcomes where erroneous decisions could result in critical delays and modifications to programs.
Accountable for cost and rate management for fleet sustainment support.
Direct all phases of the program(s) from conceptualization through completion, including acquisition, planning, and managing technical performance to ensure quality, business, and financial objectives are attained.
Oversee end-to-end lifecycle management of UAS and all supporting hardware.
Develop and coordinate program plans or delivery methods which usually serve a single customer.
Collaborate with technical staff and/or Division/Group executive management to develop and implement current, annual, and long-term technical, schedule, quality, business, and financial objectives for the program(s).
May also contribute to the development of Group/Company objectives which have a long-range forecast projected to continue for multiple years.
Collaborate with engineering to establish design concepts, criteria, and engineering efforts for product research, development, testing, and integration.
Interact with management and customer representatives regarding programs, operational decisions, scheduling requirements and contractual clarification.
Act as primary contact for program issues.
Influence, and coordinate the preparation of proposals, business plans, proposal work statements and specifications, operating budgets, and financial terms/conditions of contract(s).
Influence contract acquisitions, negotiations and modifications.
Ensure technical leadership and excellence is maintained by directing and participating in the planning, attraction, selection, retention, and development of the required management, professional, and technical talent.
Act as the primary customer contact for program activities and lead program review sessions with customers to discuss cost, schedule, and technical performance.
Identify program issues and provide leadership in developing solutions such as re-allocation of resources or modifying contract specification.
Lead the development of new business opportunities and expansion of …