EBAD seeks an entry level Program Manager supporting our Satellite product line. This position is located in Moorpark, CA and will report to one of the Senior Program Managers in the Satellite Market.
The Program Manager acts as the primary point of contact for the customer. This person defines, plans, manages and reports on contractual requirements and overall performance of their assigned programs.
Provides program team leadership and has overall responsibility for ensuring successful completion of the program for both external and internal customers
Ensures program team understands cost, technical, and schedule requirements of assigned programs
Proactively works with internal and external customers to address and mitigate the impact of unplanned events (failures, realized risks, material issues, etc.) on the organization and the customer.
Balances and negotiates all changes to the project plan with both internal and external customers to ensure program objectives and expectations are aligned and executable.
Functions as leader of the proposal team to ensure all aspects of the proposed program are executable and achievable within the proposed schedule, budget and customer proposal requirements and obtains internal team consensus that the organization is positioned for success.
Four (4) to Six (6) years of experience with working low volume, high mix programs in an Engineering or Program Management role within the Aerospace & Defense industry
BS Degree in an engineering discipline is required.
Mechanical or materials science background preferred.
Must be a hands-on self-starter motivated to grow within the organization
Effective communication skills will be weighed heavily
Some technical design and manufacturing processes knowledge is required
10% foreign and domestic travel is required.
Ensign-Bickford Aerospace & Defense Company is an EO Employer-M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected class.