Senior Project Manager

Malibu, CA /
Special Programs – Special Programs /
/ On-site
Based in Southern California with locations in Malibu, Calabasas and Camarillo; HRL has been on the leading edge of technology, conducting pioneering research and advancing the state of the art. 

General Description:
Located in Malibu, California, HRL has been on the leading edge of technology, conducting pioneering research and advancing the state of the art.  We are seeking a senior project manager to lead engineering teams in the development of advanced cryogenic test systems.
Supervisory Responsibilities:
•Lead multi-disciplined technical teams in the design, fabrication, and checkout of cryogenic test systems
•Ensure completion of project tasks on time and within budget
•Ensure system designs meet all technical requirements
•Support line managers in employee development by providing performance feedback, growth opportunities within the program, and mentoring

Essential Duties:
•Interface with internal and external customers and other stakeholders
•Establish and implement execution plans that address performance, schedule, budget, staffing, and resources
•Provide periodic status of cost, schedule, and technical progress
•Ensure timely procurement and manufacturing of system components
•Identify and manage risks and opportunities
Required Skills:
•Twenty (20) years general experience in an engineering or manufacturing environment
•Minimum five (5) years experience managing development programs of $10M+
•Experience managing contracts with US Government customers
•Proficiency with Microsoft Project
•Proficiency with Microsoft Office products (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook)
•Good communication skills, both verbal and written
•Experience with earned value management systems
•Familiarity with US trade compliance policies (ITAR, EAR)
•Systems engineering experience, especially requirements management and verification/validation

Required Skills:
•Bachelor’s degree in engineering discipline or related field

Special Requirements:
•U.S. citizenship
•Ability to obtain and maintain a Government security clearance; active TS/SCI is preferred

The base salary range for this full-time position is $159,000 - $264,000 + bonus + benefits.
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This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a "U.S. Person" as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. "U.S. Person" includes U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

HRL offers a very competitive compensation and benefits package. Our Regular/Full Time benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K match, gym facilities, PTO, growth potential, and an exciting and challenging work environment.

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