Technical Program Manager - Space Systems
1 week ago
Demonstrated ability to manage technically complex research and development projects of multi year and multi-million dollar scope. Experience in space hardware or field of similar complexity and risk tolerance.
In this capacity, be the end-to-end owner of the program plan: top level CONOPS, specification, technical risk matrix, schedule, budget, and staffing.
Drive requirement gathering exercises.
Develop and track performance metrics.
As a figurehead of transparency and collaboration, facilitate reviews and weekly meetings. Ask the hard questions and drive consensus.
Background in electrical, mechanical, software, or related discipline .
Systems engineering experience. Ability to dive in to technical details where needed without reliance on engineering team members.
Strong vendor/subcontractor management experience and ability to drive in-house/out-of-house decisions.
DoD and USG contracts experience (SBIRs, BAAs, Whitepaper/RFI/RFQ processes, etc.).