Harris Corporation Lead, Program Management in Rochester, New York

Lead, Program Management 7/11/18--Global InclusionUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: CS20181007-25818


Job Title – Lead, Program Management

Job Location – Rochester, NY

Job Code – CS20181007-25818

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems. Learn more at harris.com at https://www.harris.com/

Job Description:

Responsible for managing the cost, revenue, cash, schedule requirements of large, complex DoD programs through all phases from proposal to period of performance completion. Ensures that all resources such as engineering, manpower, subcontracts, and line items are available to support internal and external delivery targets. Involved in defining deliverables, and guiding internals teams. Formulates and executes long term plans for cost/profit control. Assists Sales team to secure new orders, formulate requirements, and help expedite orders. Works with customers to determine needs, requirements and new business opportunities. Provide strategic leadership for program management activities.

Communicates within and outside of the organization on matters of strategic importance to influence senior leadership to accept new practices and approaches, and concepts. Develops or champions new concepts or technologies. Directs the execution of functional strategies and recommends operational plans that directly impact the short-to mid-term functional area results. Requires advanced management and cross functional leadership knowledge and mastery level knowledge within a specific technical or broad expertise across multiple related disciplines.


  • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 9 years of related experience or Graduate degree with a minimum of 7 years of related experience.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Technical background preferred

  • Experience in using advanced application of technical and business principles, theories, concepts, and techniques to provide solutions to a variety of technical and business problems

  • Previous experience managing large, complex programs including development or system integration

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.

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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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Expertise--Global Inclusion

LocationUSA - NY - Rochester