Harris Corporation Specialist, Program Management in Rochester, New York

Specialist, Program Management 8/2/18--Project ManagementUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: CS20180108-26315


Job Title – Specialist, Program Management

Job Location – Rochester, NY

Job Code – CS20180108-26315

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 a program through all phases from proposal to period of performance completion. Ensures that all resources such as engineering, manpower, and line items are available to support internal and external delivery targets. Manage multiple subcontractors in the US and international. Involved in defining deliverables, and guiding internals teams and y. Formulates and executes long term plans for cost/profit control. Works with customers to determine needs, requirements and new business opportunities. Travel to the business region once or twice a year expected.


  • Bachelor's Degree with 4 years of relevant experience or Graduate Degree with 2 years of relevant experience.

  • 4 years of experience in capture team supporting contracts, engineering, or proposal and supporting mid-size to large US government projects or programs

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience with Excel, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Project or other scheduling tools

  • Understanding of international shipping terms and ITAR export control regulations

  • PMI certification and Earned Value Management experience a plus

  • Good leadership skills managing 3-4 functional teams to achieve common goals

  • Self-motivated, good communication skills, and very organized

  • International experience such as living abroad or managing international business a plus

  • Familiar with tactical wireless communication technology or C4I systems a plus

  • Good understanding of sound business plans, investments, and business financials

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.

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.

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.

Job Profile Matching Criteria:

Expertise--Project Management

LocationUSA - NY - Rochester