1+ months

Principle Technical Planner

Tewksbury, Massachusetts 01876
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  • Job Type
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    Full Time
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    1st Shift

Raytheon is looking for a Principle Technical Planner for our Tewksbury, MA location.

Job Description:

The successful candidate will partner/coach/support Program Managers, Capture Managers and program teams in Schedule Optimization techniques, including a focus on Subcontract performance improvement activities and Critical Chain deployments.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Create standards, enablers and flow down of PM, EV and IMS requirements to subcontractors and IOTs
  • Work with teams to ensure appropriately tailored and compliant approaches to integration of the Subcontract/IOT/Operations scope of work into IMS providing sufficient details satisfying both program leadership needs for the execution plan and applicable EV requirements.
  • Lead schedule optimization, improvement and acceleration engagements using techniques such as critical chain, and partner with planners on schedule development for IDS program teams as well as subcontractors.
  • Engage with program teams and SCPMs to review, recommend and approve approaches to flow down and implementation of requirements supporting subcontracts management and integration.
  • Support development and deployment of standard processes and approaches, and advocate for their use.
  • Work with teams through the process of selecting the appropriate approach and correct methodologies to use for compliance and effective management of subcontractors as well as effective acceleration techniques for their programs overall.

What We Offer:
Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, IDS offers a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits IDS offers include paternal leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

Find out why Forbes ranks us among the top 500 of America’s Best Employers by visiting us online at www.raytheon.com


Required Skills:

  • 10 + years of professional experience in Technical Planning, Program Management and/or Program Planning & Scheduling
  • Experience leading a team of planning/scheduling professionals
  • Microsoft Project Server experience
  • Experience with the Earned Value Management System (EVMS) or similar business process
  • Direct experience leading planning effort on a program with external EV reporting and DFARS EV clause invoked
  • Direct experience with DCMA and JSA audit
  • Direct experience with integration of subcontractors and operations into program plans, schedules and financial tracking.
  • This position requires the ability to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only US Citizens are eligible for a clearance.

 Desired Skills:

  • Demonstrated customer facing experience in leadership role
  • Experience in subcontracts management and MRP systems
  • Six Sigma Certification
  • Familiarity with any of the following: Achieving Process Excellence (APEX) SAP/R3, Microframe Project Manager (MPM) or similar EVMS tools and software applications such as Oracle ERP, Deltek Cobra and Deltek MPM Connect
  • Experience in using MS Office suite products
  • Ability to balance technical/cost/schedule constraints to achieve customer satisfaction
  • Knowledge and experience in assisting Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) in planning, scheduling and cost estimating tasks
  • Knowledge of Integrated Product Development System (IPDS)
  • Ability to deliver customer focused solution

Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or college in Engineering or related STEM field of study, Master’s degree a plus.


Posted: 2020-01-07 Expires: 2020-02-21

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