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Program Manager, Senior

Requisition ID:  91417
Business Unit:  Engine Systems North Hollywood (3100)
Location: 

North Hollywood, CA, United States, 91605

Meggitt is a global engineering group specializing in extreme environment products and smart sub-systems for aerospace, defense and energy markets. We employ over 12,000 people across manufacturing facilities in Asia, Europe, North America, with regional bases in India and the Middle East..

Job Designation

The Senior Program Manager will drive the successful execution and implementation of projects, within a business unit. The Senior Program Manager will plans, organize, and manages all activities necessary to ensure the successful completion of assigned projects within established objectives. Oversees project life cycle and ensures results meet requirements regarding quality, reliability, scheduling, and cost.

Job Core Responsibilities

  • Leads the Program Management team while driving the successful execution and implementation of projects within a business unit
  • Facilitates timely decisions to maintain project schedule and budget while providing metric updates to management
  • Monitors project budgets; reviews reports and project expenses to determine if allocated funds have been spent as specified.
  • Follows established guidelines to manage the completion of project milestones from beginning to end of the lifecycle
  • Identifies project risks and provides solutions to minimize/eliminate risks; monitoring key project processes for compliance with objectives.
  • Responsible for internal distribution of all project-related documentation for review and revisions as required
  • Builds strong relationships with customers and develops a deep understanding of their objectives
  • Leads and directs work for the team of employees as defined by business needs
  • Manages staff selection, performance, development, and training processes to ensure team competencies and capabilities to reach the business goals and expectations
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
  • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance
  • Regular, consistent, and punctual attendance is required. May need to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s), and additional hours as necessary.

Job Specifications

Education: Post-secondary degree or equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience that will allow successful performance of job expectations
Years Experience: min 7 years of relevant experience 
Skills :

  • Strong background on project management methodology
  • Possess a strong technical background to understand and evaluate the technical specifications, requirements, and capabilities associated with the program
  • Ability to work independently and interface with cross-functional disciplines; using excellent interpersonal skills to drive tasks to completion
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple activities and projects
  • Self-motivated with problem-solving and decision-making skills    
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to develop clear and detailed plans

This position requires use of information which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Meggitt is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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