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LEDA Virtual Job Fair


Employers interested in posting their job openings on the LEDA Virtual job fair (at no cost) can send job description, qualifications, and application method to LEDA's Director of Workforce Development by email.

In addition to posting your vacancies on LEDA's website, positions are also distributed to a network of workforce centers and educational institutions as appropriate.

Position: Program Manager

Execute delivery of technical, schedule and cost requirements for assigned program
Gain deep understanding of customer needs and requirements; forge meaningful relationship with customer
Develop intimate understanding of L3 engineering capabilities and business support functions; build connections with key internal teammates; harness L3 brainpower to best serve customer
Coordinate the development of program plans including the preparation of work breakdown structures, budgets, network plans, risk and cost reduction plans
Monitor program progress and exercise control of schedule
Maintain financial, schedule and technical data and reporting on assigned proposals and programs; identify and recommend solutions to significant problems
Lead and participate in contract negotiations, applying contract management knowledge and requirements management expertise
Maintain confidentiality with exposure to a large amount of company and customer sensitive material
Assist in execution of business growth objectives by providing input on business area plans, win and capture strategies and proposal
Performs other duties as assigned


5 - 10 years of program management experience in the defense industry on a major DoD program
Sharp manpower planning and Earned Value Management skills
Expertise in managing FAR-based fixed price development and low rate initial production contracts in excess of $50M
Skilled in managing dynamic programs with potential for fluctuating scope
History of maximizing incentives on prime contracts
Tactful in negotiating scope and price with key subcontractors
Experience in autonomy development and driving the adoption of autonomy on key platforms (shipbuilding experience also a plus)
PMP Certification preferred
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project
Possess Secret clearance or meet eligibility requirements to access US classified information
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Business or STEM discipline. Additional degree concentrations will be considered for candidates who possesses desired professional skillset
MBA or STEM graduate degree a plus

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