Harris Corporation Program Management in Van Nuys, California

Program Management 7/2/18Program ManagementUSA - CA - Van Nuys




Job ID: ES20181206-25219


Position: Program Management

Job ID: ES20181206-25219

Location: Van Nuys, CA

Job Description:

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 Electronic Systems Segment is seeking a qualified candidate to join the Program Management team. This individual will be responsible for providing support to the Electronic Systems segment or a subordinate Business Unit, this includes but is not limited to:

  • Oversees and manages the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serves as liaison between project management and planning, project team, and line management.

  • Reviews status of projects and budgets; manages schedules and prepares status reports.

  • Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives.

  • Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers, and clients.


  • BS or BA (Bachelors) degree in related field

  • 0-1 year of hardware manufacturing experience in a related field

  • Experience coordinating project teams and effectively meet overall objectives

  • Experience communicating and working within cross-departmental teams, strong collaborative skills

  • Experience with strong concentration on Microsoft Word, Visio, PowerPoint and Excel

  • Experience preparing cost status reports and providing management briefings

  • Experience with leadership and negotiating

  • Previous experience working with proposal strategy, Basis of Estimate development and an understanding of business finance

Please be aware this position requires the candidate to be able to obtain a security 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.

Job Profile Matching Criteria:

ExpertiseProgram Management

LocationUSA - CA - Van Nuys