1+ months

Program Manager

Metecs
Houston, Texas 77058
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

This position will provide leadership and program management on NASA JSC’s Simulation and Advanced Software Services (SASS) contract.  SASS supports the Engineering Directorate at the agency’s Johnson Space Center in Houston and provides simulation, software, robotics, and analysis with contributions to the International Space Station, Orion, Lunar Gateway, and Artemis programs.     

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide successful execution and delivery of contract product and services within the required schedules and budgets
  • Provide planning and execution support to project leads
  • Manage personnel resources and operational budget
  • Coordinate with company management to ensure strategic goals are achieved
  • Provide and maintain a high level of customer engagement 
  • Support the identification and mitigation of program and project risks
  • Facilitate both horizontal and vertical communication within the program and projects
  • Support compliance with corporate IT, HR, and safety policies
  • Proven ability to proactively collaborate and build relationships, take initiative and creatively problem solve
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities simultaneously and adapt to the changing needs of the business while meeting deadlines
  • Serve as primary interface with the Government Contracting Officer, the Contracting Office Representative, government management personnel and customer agency representatives
  • Supervise contractor personnel and communicate policies, purposes and goals of the organization to subordinates

Required Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor or Advanced Degree in Engineering     
  • 10 years of applicable work experience, 15 years preferred
  • Proven success in the areas of Systems and/or Software Engineering    
  • Proven leadership responsibilities and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to motivate employees to ensure high quality product and services are provided on time and within budget  
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving and time management skills   

Additional desired experience:

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification or formal training 

Citizenship or lawful permanent resident required due to federal position 

 About METECS -

Founded in 2003, METECS is an engineering and applied technology company. We have a long history of providing high-fidelity simulation, software, robotics and analysis to NASA with contributions to the Space Shuttle, International Space Station, Orion, Lunar Gateway, and Artemis programs. Our customer base also includes clients from many other industries including agriculture, energy, construction, and sports marketing.

We are headquartered in Houston just outside the gates of NASA’s Johnson Space Center. 

Perks: Flex hours, casual dress, get to make history.

 

METECS is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

 

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  • Engineering
Posted: 2021-09-13 Expires: 2021-10-28

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