Harris Corporation Lead, Professional Services Consulting in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Lead, Professional Services Consulting 6/8/18Program ManagementUSA - CO - Colorado Springs




Job ID: SIS20180806-25163


Job Title: Lead, Professional Services Consulting

Job Code: SIS20180806-25163

Location: Schriever AFB, Colorado Springs, CO

Job Description:

During its 120-year history, Harris has transformed communications and information technology. Harris is a proven leader in tactical communications, geospatial systems and services, air traffic management, environmental solutions, avionics and electronic warfare, and space and intelligence. From ocean to orbit and everywhere in between, we provide mission-critical solutions to connect, inform and protect the world.

On the Harris team, your job is to secure the world. We don't work here just for the advanced technology and equipment: we work here because we know what - and who - we're protecting! From families to the intelligence community, and from our climate to our men and women in uniform - we're making the world a safer place!

Harris Corporation Space and Intelligence Systems has an opening for a Lead, Professional Services Consulting to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Colorado Springs, CO . The individual will fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, and a collaborative team setting across all levels.

Essential Functions:

  • Travel when necessary to meet with customer

  • Deliver consulting project activities, ranging from client identification through final invoicing for medium- to long-term engagements requiring varied interpersonal and technical skills

  • Responsible for problem identification, system architecture definition, hardware/software specification and/or design, implementation, testing, client training, and solution deployment

  • Responsible for project cost estimating, proposal generation, and invoicing

  • May participate in sales and proposal presentations in addition to completing ongoing team account activities

  • Identify additional products and/or service opportunities in customer organization

  • Act as a liaison to internal and external stakeholders

  • Perform trend analysis and product performance analysis of the mission systems, including hardware and software components and provide

  • Determine gaps in capability and provide the NSDC director with analysis of the impacts and methods to mitigate them

  • Document the requirements for future mission systems based on the operational needs as identified by the NSDC director

  • Support of NSDC experiments, exercises and operations

  • Perform research, studies and analyses in support of crew force progression requirements, and manpower assessments

  • Contribute to the development of new principles and concepts to enhance mission operations

  • Support the project management team by performing technical planning, including cost, risk and supportability and effectiveness analyses for total systems following a defined system design lifecycle process (concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance and disposal)

  • Perform risk analysis, including identifying and assessing project risks

  • Develop and execute risk mitigation plans and management of risks on projects

  • Provide risk avoidance and risk mitigation strategies to project managers

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university and 9+ year of experience OR

  • Master’s Degree and 7+ years of systems engineering experience OR

  • An active DoD Top Secret security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • The ability to obtain and maintain program access

  • Previous Intergraded Joint Special Technical Operations planning experience

  • Experience with requirements analysis and systems design within projects

  • Experience writing specifications, design, ConOps, and Interface Control Documents

  • Experience with C2 weapon systems and operations.

  • Previous experience supporting DoD/government customers

  • Ability to write subsystem specification and requirements

  • Hardware/software requirement verification/system validation experience

  • Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills. Excellent inter-personal and communication skills, ability to interact with a cross functional team and act as customer interface for technical aspects

  • Leadership experience with medium and small project implementations.

  • Experience working directly with customers onsite at their facility.

  • Leadership experience with medium and small project implementations.

  • Previous leadership experience

  • 5+ years experience in the SSA or Space C2 community

  • Excellent 2-way communication skills (upward and downward)

Please be aware this position requires a DoD Top Secret security clearance and to maintain the clearance. 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.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

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ExpertiseProgram Management

LocationUSA - CO - Colorado Springs