Harris Corporation Senior Specialist, Subcontracts in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Senior Specialist, Subcontracts 8/17/18OperationsUSA - CO - Colorado Springs




Job ID: SIS20180908-26582


Job Title: Senior Specialist, Subcontracts

Job Code: SIS20180908-26582

Job Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado

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 Senior Specialist, Subcontracts to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Colorado Springs, Colorado . The individual will work in a fast-paced environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, and a collaborative team setting.

Essential Functions:

  • Performs Subcontracts Management actions in support of assigned pursuits, proposals and programs (including execution of Non-disclosure Agreements, Teaming Agreements, Strategic Partnership development and Acquisition Strategy development)

  • Lead all aspects of the Subcontract process including generation of Requests For Proposals, proposal evaluations, source selections, negotiations, file documentation, change management, invoice approvals, dispute resolution and subcontract close-out

  • Provide timely and accurate subcontract status to Harris Management

  • Support Subcontracting Plan initiatives with Small Disadvantaged, and Small Woman-owned Businesses as required

  • As primary interface, one will be expected to apply ingenuity and innovation to develop solutions to complex subcontract problems

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university and 6+ years of experience OR

  • Master’s degree from an accredited university and 4+ years of experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience managing various types of moderately complex to complex subcontracts, including hardware, software, IT Solution development subcontracts, complex services subcontracts, follow-on, and production subcontracts

  • Experience with the following subcontract types: FFP, FPIF, T&M, Labor Hour, and Cost Reimbursement

  • Experience in Commercial Subcontracting

  • Experience managing subcontractor performance in the areas of their technical scope, schedule and cost (for flexibly priced S/C’s)

  • Experience with Earned Value Management (EVM)

  • Familiarity or background with FAR/DFAR requirements

  • Experience resolving subcontractor issues within set boundaries

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or 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.

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.

Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.

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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