Harris Corporation Program Manager in Van Nuys, California

Program Manager 7/12/17--Proposal Management, Program ManagementUSA - CA - Van Nuys




Job ID: ES20171207-19724


Title: Program Manager- Van Nuys, CA

Job ID: ES20171207-19724

Job Description:

  • Responsible for managing the cost, schedule and technical performance requirements of a program through all phases from inception to completion.

  • Directs the preparation of proposals, business plans, proposal work statements and specification, operating budget and financial terms and conditions of contract. Ensures that all resources such as engineering, manpower, production and facilities are available to support the program.

  • Involved in defining program parameters or guiding internal research and development efforts in assigned field. Works with customers to determine needs, requirements and new business opportunities. Directs the work of employees assigned to the program from technical, manufacturing and administrative areas.

  • Oversees the program execution to ensure customer requirements are met, while maintaining/updating scope, schedule and costs. Gathers and interprets customer requirements and collaborates across the extended enterprise to identify and acquire relevant assets/resources. Identifies risks and creates opportunities to manage the operational or market risks for a project or program. Identifies opportunities to expand sales to existing customers or sell programs to new customers.

  • Use of advanced application of technical and business principles, theories, concepts and techniques to provide solutions to a variety of technical and business problems.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business (or related field) and 6+ years of applicable experience, OR, Master’s degree in Business (or related field) and 4+ years of applicable experience.

  • 4+ years of experience in Engineering, Project Management and/or Program Management

  • Ability to travel as needed by the customer

  • Experience developing proposals

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Knowledge of DoD program execution

  • Experience with integrated program scheduling

  • Familiar with Earned Value Management processes

  • PMP certification

  • Master’s Degree in applicable field

Security Clearance:

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Job Profile Matching Criteria:

ExpertiseProgram Management, --Proposal Management

LocationUSA - CA - Van Nuys