Sr Program Performance Management Specialist (PPM / EVM) - Remote Opportunity! at General Dynamics Mission Systems (Phoenix, AZ)

| Phoenix – Mesa – Scottsdale, AZ
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Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's degree or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 2 years relevant experience; or a Master's degree.

Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

Responsibilities for this Position

Imagine building your career by developing the solutions that support the mission of our nation's service members, intelligence analysts and first responders. That's the challenge that's waiting for you at General Dynamics Mission Systems. Here you have the opportunity to redefine innovation and excellence for the world. Are you ready? Then make a career move that makes an impact at General Dynamics Mission Systems.

We apply advanced technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, AR/VR, Cloud Native and Quantum Physics to solve our customers' missions in cyber, RF, undersea, interstellar and everything in between.

Within our global environment, the Sr Program Performance Management Specialist (PPM / EVMS) provides contract/program cost and/or schedule management and analysis for new and mature programs typically valued up to $10M per year. As an individual contributor taking direction from a manager or team lead, you'll develop the program time-phased cost and/or schedule baseline within the contract parameters in conjunction with the program team along with analyzing program performance (historical and predictive), monitor the contract/program Estimate at Complete and/or schedule completion date, and make recommendations to program manager and program leads.

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
  • This position is responsible for providing contract/program cost and/or schedule management and analysis for new and mature programs typicallyvalued up to $10M per year
  • The analyst will develop the program time-phased cost and/or schedule baseline within the contract parameters in conjunction with the program team
  • The analyst will analyze program performance (historical and predictive), monitor the contract/program Estimate at Complete and/or schedulecompletion date, and make recommendations to program manager and program leads
  • The analyst is an individual contributor taking direction from manager or team lead
  • Assists in the development of a time-phased budget and/or schedule to meet all contract and program objectives
  • Collects and updates program performance data, prepares and analyzes historical and predictive measures, and reviews results and recommendationswith program manager and program leads
  • Maintains and statuses the program schedule
  • Identifies and analyzes the program critical path and driving paths to schedule specific milestones
  • Reviews results and recommendations with program manager and program leads
  • Assists in preparation of program review documents and customer required documents
  • Coordinates contract/program Estimate At Complete (EAC), risk and opportunity, and Management Reserve data with Finance organization as inputinto business financial commitments
  • Updates program time-phased budget and/or schedule and required documents associated with internal and contract changes
  • Fosters an environment of trust and teamwork: builds collaborative relationships
  • Communicates professionally and effectively
  • Works on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Interfaces with multiple IPT leads and PMs primarily at a single location
  • May be a team contributor on an EVMS requirement program

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, to include Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Earned Value Management or scheduling tool knowledge is required
  • Solid knowledge of Earned Value Management System (EVMS) principles
  • Solid knowledge of Program Performance Management (PPM) principles
  • Understanding of Agile principles (preferred)
  • Very solid ability to solve problems
  • Ability to work both independently and as a team member
  • Very solid organizational, analysis, and time management skills, attention to detail and accuracy, and ability to multi-task high priorities
  • Very solid ability to demonstrate professional written and oral communications
  • Very solid interpersonal skills and a professional demeanor in interacting with a wide variety of people
  • Effectively and efficiently works within time constraints and adjusts to changing circumstances
  • Contact with internal customers: Program Management, Finance, Contracts, Engineering, Supply Chain Management, and Manufacturing
What you'll experience:
  • Technologies that aren't just top-notch, they're often top-secret
  • 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:
  • A Bachelor's degree or equivalent plus a minimum of 2 years relevant experience; or a Master's degree
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, to include Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Earned Value Management or scheduling tool knowledge is required; solid knowledge of Earned Value Management System (EVMS) principles
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

NOTE: This position can be performed remotely, but will largely support programs based out of the Scottsdale, AZ area.

Target salary range: USD $85,000.00/Yr. - USD $92,500.00/Yr. Note: The compensation information listed is a good faith estimate for this position only and is provided pursuant to the Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act and Equal Pay Transparency Rules. It is estimated based on what a successful Colorado applicant might be paid. It assumes that the successful candidate will be in Colorado or perform the position from Colorado. Similar positions located outside of Colorado will not necessarily receive the same compensation.

Company Overview

General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 12,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!

General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran
More Information on General Dynamics Mission Systems
General Dynamics Mission Systems operates in the Aerospace industry. The company is located in Fairfax, VA, Hanover, MD, Pittsburgh, PA, Anapolis Junction, MD, Florham Park, NJ, Pittsfield, MA, Taunton, MA, Dedham, MA, Greensboro, NC, McLeansville, NC, Marion, VA, Orlando, FL, Huntsville, AL, Bloomington, MN, San Antonio, TX, Scottsdale, AZ, El Segundo, CA, San Jose, CA and Quincy, MA. General Dynamics Mission Systems was founded in 1952. It has 8438 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability Insurance, Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits and Life Insurance. To see all 104 open jobs at General Dynamics Mission Systems, click here.
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