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Senior Manufacturing PM Operations Specialist

Company: General Dynamics Mission
Location: Scottsdale
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Job Description:

Basic Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in a related field (Business or Technical) or the equivalent is required plus a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree.CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:Applicants selected may be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
Responsibilities for this Position
Developing mission-critical systems that help keep people safe is what we do. At General Dynamics Mission Systems, you'll be part of the team that helps heroes make a true impact. The work we do is important. The challenges we face are career-defining. The opportunity we can offer is one-of-a-kind.
The Earth Air Space Technologies Factory produces advanced electronic communications equipment for a variety of exploration, defense, and commercial communication missions from low earth orbit to across the solar system and beyond.
Utilizing your exceptional communication skills to interact effectively with Project Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Quality Assurance, Program Management, and customers you -will lead a cross functional team of manufacturing operations personnel in support of various programs. Programs vary from development efforts that require concurrent engineering support, to current production efforts and depot level support. -
What you'll experience:

  • Technologies that aren't just top-notch, they're often classified
  • A team of bold thinkers committed to exploring what's next
  • Opportunities to gain new knowledge - as it's discovered

    What you bring to the table:

    • Bachelor's degree in a related field (Engineering or Business) or the equivalent plus a minimum of 2 years of relevant manufacturing and/or project management experience.
    • Solid experience in project or task management
    • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
    • Superb leadership and presentation skills

      What sets you apart:

      • Creative thinking with the ability to multi-task
      • Commitment to ongoing professional development
      • Team player who thrives in collaborative environments and revels in team success

        Duties and Tasks:

        • Fills the Deputy Program Manager - Operations (DPMO) role for one or more programs.
        • Prepares manufacturing bids for new business proposals.
        • Develops, maintains, and leads team to execute manufacturing and material schedule.
        • Ensures operations team executes to program contract scope and requirements.
        • Manages manufacturing cost accounts; reports earned value data.
        • Works closely with material management and manufacturing support staff to set priorities and work through day-to-day issues
        • Works closely with DPME (DPM - Engineering) and program management.
        • Communicates program status to program management, manufacturing and business leadership, and customers.

          Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

          • Working knowledge in project or task management
          • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
          • Strong multi-tasking skills
          • Good analytical skills
          • Good computer skills
          • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
          • Ability to stay calm in a high-pressure atmosphere
          • Earned Value Management

            Salary NoteThis estimate represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors (geographic location, etc.). Actual pay may vary.
            Combined Salary RangeUSD $75,600.00 - USD $81,800.00 /Yr.
            Company Overview
            At General Dynamics Mission Systems, we rise to the challenge each day to ensure the safety of those that lead, serve, and protect the world we live in. We do this by making the world's most advanced defense platforms even smarter. Our engineers redefine what's possible and our manufacturing team brings it to life, building the brains behind the brawn on submarines, ships, combat vehicles, aircraft, satellites, and other advanced systems.
            We pride ourselves in being a great place to work with this shared sense of purpose, committed to a diverse and exciting employee experience that drives innovation and creates a community where all feel welcome and a part of something amazing.
            We offer highly competitive benefits and a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. To see more about our benefits, visit
            General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran

Keywords: General Dynamics Mission, Scottsdale , Senior Manufacturing PM Operations Specialist, Other , Scottsdale, Arizona

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