Subcontract Program Manager
Employment Type: Full-Time
Job DescriptionThe coolest jobs on this planet… or any other… are with Lockheed Martin SpaceAt the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator, and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design, and build solutions to some of the worlds' hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence, and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration, and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.Going to space is just the beginning. It's what you do when you get there that matters. Lockheed Martin builds satellites and spacecraft that do amazing things in space for government and commercial customers. Connecting people. Advancing discovery. And protecting what matters most. Lockheed Martin-built satellites give earlier warning of severe weather, connect troops on the battlefield, and deliver GPS directions to a billion people worldwide.Every day, our 110,000 employees come to work with one focus - our customers' missions. Our customers tackle the hardest missions. Those that demand extraordinary amounts of courage, resilience, and precision. They're dangerous. Critical. Sometimes they even provide an opportunity to change the world and save lives. Those are the missions we care about.What is it like to work in Subcontract Administration ?Lockheed Martin Space in Littleton, CO has a Subcontract Program Manager (SPM) opportunity to work within the Special Programs organization. Special Programs has a consistent track record of stable programs with highly evolving technical requirements that drives subcontract changes on a regular basis. A significant number of future leaders have been developed with a wide variety of engagement programs and relevant work to develop individual potential.This role will offer you the following daily challenges:* Responsible & accountable for the execution of the procurement strategy for all phases of the product life-cycles from design development through the production of flight hardware in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.* Requires a high level of business acumen to balance priorities, drive issue prevention/resolution, and clearly communicate status and needs to our customers/partners, and with both the Lockheed Martin and supplier executives.* Directs and manages all costs, quality, schedule, financial, and technical performance requirements that are levied on the subcontractor or the product family and is required to ensure performance and support of the contract milestones of the system.* Make decisions affecting the performance of the subcontractor.* Establish milestone objectives and manages performance to committed schedules and contractual specifications.* Position will require travel.This position is in one of the Coolest places to work: Denver, Colorado.Basic QualificationsTo be successful, you will need to possess these basic qualifications:* Appropriate degree from an accredited college, or equivalent experience/combined education, with professional experience and specialized training commensurate with assignment.* Must have demonstrated experience leading teams* Must have a minimum of 10 years of Subcontract or Program Management experience on programs* Must have Procurement experience* Must have experience managing an effort with Earned Value Management (EVM) requirements* Must be willing to travel 1 to 3 times per month* Highly developed critical thinking and problem solving skills.* Possess excellent English communication skills, both written, verbal, and presentation, to effectively communicate business cases to all levels of peers, suppliers, as well as program and executive management.* You will need to be a US Citizen, and possess a current US TOP SECRET clearance (SCI eligible), to support this government contract, as well as successfully pass a drug and background check, in order to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Additionally, you must be willing to take a CI (Counterintelligence) poly.