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Program Management Senior Manager - Fixed Wing Mission Area - Special Operations Forces

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L3046:Program Management Sr Mgr
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Lockheed Martin is seeking a Program Management Senior Manager based in Fort Walton Beach, FL. The Program Management Manager will report directly to the Fixed Wing Aviation Program Director supporting Fixed Wing Mission Area Leadership. Responsibilities include:

• Responsible for the day-to-day program management of the Fixed Wing Modification Programs.
• Directly manages all phases of Fixed Wing Modification Program design, manufacturing, assembly, test, and delivery effort with a multifunctional IPT from inception to completion.
• Has responsibility for the costs, schedule, and technical performance of the Fixed Wing Modification Program effort to ensure all contractual requirements and program objective are met and to achieve 100% customer satisfaction.
• Responsible for reporting program status to senior leadership and customer/SOFSA, and to develop proposals, business plans, performance work statements, project plans/budgets, and financial terms/conditions of contracts and manage IWTAs.
• The Fixed Wing Modification Programs Manager will act as the primary customer interface for all program activities and will conduct program/design reviews with customers/SOFSA, Senior Management and the IPT to discuss/address/plan cost, schedule, and performance issues.
• Interfaces with enterprise management team for problem resolution.
• Will support the direct project management of subordinate project personnel and IPT members.
• Responsible for P/L for the Fixed Wing Modification Programs task orders.
• Shall support senior Lockheed leadership in meeting program performance metrics.

Basic Qualifications
• Technical depth/breadth in the configurations and capabilities of multiple aviation platforms
• Customer interface or program background within the Special Operations Forces (SOF) community
• Proven intimacy with past customers and the ability to shape competitive offerings and mission-oriented solutions
• Ability to systematically identify and define problems, evaluate alternatives and implement/recommend cost effective solutions
• Operational experience I both development and production programs
• Previous portfolio of $50M or large P & L organizational alignment
• Strong business acumen with high detail orientation
• Ability to persuade and influence organizations and leaders to engage around guidance and direction
• The ability to perform a variety of duties and seamlessly transition from one task to another of a different nature without loss of efficiency or composure
• Strong oral and written communication skills with the ability to develop effective and concise messaging
• Proven track record of developing and coaching a program management team
• Ability to build strong relationships with both internal and external customers

Desired skills
• M.S. in Engineering or M.B.A.
• Familiarity with and past experience modeling the Lockheed Martin Full Spectrum Leadership competencies
• Prior engineering design or aviation modification management experience.
• A minimum of ten (10) years’ experience working in a business / program management environment.
• Experience in working under a DOD contract.
• The ideal candidate will have a thorough understanding of project / program management principles
• PMP certification

As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s team of 113,000 people works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries.

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Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Location(s): Fort Walton Beach Florida
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Experienced Professional
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Fort Walton Beach
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FLEX-Non-Standard 40 hour week
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Task Order/IDIQ
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Fort Walton Beach
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