Harris Corporation Program Manager in North Amityville, New York

Program Manager 4/20/18Program ManagementUSA - NY - North Amityville




Job ID: ES20182004-24435


Program Manager - Amityville, NY

Job Code: ES20182004-24435

Job Description:

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris is seeking a Program Manager in Amityville, NY. The selected candidate will monitor all program activities to ensure compliance with product specifications, performance requirements, schedules and cost commitments.

  • 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.

  • Involved in directing 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.

  • Travels as needed by the customer.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering (or related fields) and 5+ years of applicable experience, OR, Master’s degree and 3+ years of applicable experience.

  • 6+ years of experience in Engineering, Project or Program Management which includes developing proposals.

  • Ability to obtain Secret security clearance.

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.

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.


Job Profile Matching Criteria:

ExpertiseProgram Management

LocationUSA - NY - North Amityville