Program Manager - IT programs (Remote worker opportunity) Job
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Travis, TX 78260, US
Project & Program Management
Job Description BAE is looking for an experienced Program Manager (PGM) to manage IT programs within Enterprise Shared Services Organization. PGM will be responsible for end to end execution of IT programs; IT infrastructure, Applications, Cybersecurity & Compliance projects on the cloud or on-premises.
The candidate will have strong project management experience managing multiple concurrent projects. The candidate will be leading projects through the project lifecycle including Planning and Analysis, Execution, Delivery and Benefit Realization. Strong program / project management experience is required which includes:
Business case development
Effective design and development of Portfolio, Program, Project (P3) execution strategies
Cross boundary integration, dependency identification & tracking
Effective leadership and project execution
Develop solutions to complex problems which require use of ingenuity and innovation,
Management of requirements, priorities and alignment with organizational objectives & success criteria
Work breakdown structure, effort estimation, resource loaded schedule management and execution to the strategy/plan,
Proactive risk identification and mitigation,
Resource management including guiding and motivating team members,
Cost breakdown structure, cost estimation, cost management throughout the project lifecycle including management of cost overrun/underrun
Quality / Test Management
Vendor relationship management including working with third-party systems integrators
Organizational change management, communication, training, stakeholder engagement, enablement
The candidate shall be highly customer focused, meeting customer expectation and responsive to feedback. The candidate shall leverage emotional intelligence, strong communication and decision making skills to navigate effectively across all functional areas and organizational levels.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills Bachelor's Degree and minimum 10 years work experience. Required Certifications, Skills and Experience
PMP Certification, Agile Certification.
Enhanced servant leadership skills
Customer ownership, customer centricity
Effective design and development of P3 execution strategies
Effective leadership of project execution, project success
Hands-on experience with agile project execution, release agility
Strong stakeholder management skills.
Detail oriented, organized, disciplined.
Proactive, problem solving skills, innovative, change champion
Business and strategic plan development.
Project finance management experience.
Earned Value Management experience
Process development experience.
Learning agility, relentless improvement mindset
Expertise in Microsoft Project, Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills PgMP Certification
Scaled Agile Certification
Hands-on experience with project execution using Scaled Agile Framework
Hands-on RTE experience
About BAE Systems, Inc.BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it’s what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts – defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team—making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you’ll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We’re laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.
Who We Are
You're used to protecting what matters most.
Our team has the privilege and the responsibility of knowing that the work we do really matters. Our work is vital to the armed forces personnel and major corporations who rely on us to protect, equip and support them where it counts; to the security and prosperity of the nations we serve; to our skilled and talented people; to the local communities where we are based; and to the wider community who invest in, supply and engage with us. At BAE Systems, everyone can make a difference.
We believe that a diverse workforce inspires creativity and drives innovation. We respect and value the huge variety of skills, abilities and perspectives that our people bring to our business. We celebrate our differences and aim to recruit and develop talent from all backgrounds, championing the strength that a truly inclusive and collaborative workplace gives to our company culture and performance.
Enjoy a flexible environment that values your work-life balance and helps you perform at your best.
On the job training, leadership programs, collaboration with leading experts – excellence is built into your career development whether you are just starting out as an apprentice or are an experienced professional.
We’re united by trust, camaraderie and a shared ambition to lead the world in our field. It helps that we’re nice people too.
See your contribution, making real change as breakthrough technology and intelligence solutions reshape the landscape for our customers.
What We Offer+ Warrior Integration Program (Est. 2008)
This program was created to assist in the employment, transition, education, and development of wounded warriors. Through mentoring, partnership, education, and leadership, we vow to serve our veterans in the same manner they served our country. WIP provides mission-centered work that gives wounded warriors the opportunity to contribute, providing a path for career progression.
Camo to Corporate underpins all of our military recruiting and veteran efforts. We participate in annual career workshops and partner with VA employment reps to identify opportunities for vets at BAE Systems. We’re also proud members of Joining Forces, the Veteran Jobs Mission and Hiring our Heroes - initiatives focused on helping vets and their spouses find meaningful careers.
Meet Our Veterans
All of my co-workers have been very helpful with my transition into the company and in my training as a Common Missile Warning Systems technician. The camaraderie of the other WIP employees has also been instrumental in my transition out of the Marine Corps.
Retired Cpl. J. Munoz
Operating Enduring Freedom