Bachelor's degree or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience; or Master's degree plus a minimum of 0 years of relevant experience.
Department of Defense Secret security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
General Dynamics Mission Systems has an immediate opening for a Fire Control Operational Support Project Manager. In this position, the successful candidate will work directly with the Fire Control Sustainment Team including Sustainment Program Managers, Fleet Support, Logistics, Reliability and Maintainability, Fleet Data Maintenance and other personnel who provide sustainment expertise to our Trident II Fleet. The Fire Control Project Manager will learn and implement sound program management techniques, as well as gain a broad perspective of the Fire Control Programs. He/she will be responsible for overall program performance, and will develop strong relationships with the SSP Customer.
This is an exciting opportunity to work in an area where we have direct impact on the Fleet, and where we value new ideas in how we support the Fleet. We are looking for a candidate who is a self-starter, eager to work in new situations, and able to ask the right questions. The successful candidate will thrive in a changing environment, as we progress into an agile workplace.
The position provides an opportunity to enhance the performance and profitability of an organization that supports some of our nation’s fundamental defense services. As a Fire Control Project Manager in General Dynamics Mission Systems, you will work closely with our Strategic Systems Programs customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Demonstrated ability to quickly understand technical problems and to gain technical understanding of Fire Control and associated equipment
Experience in work estimating, allocation, scheduling, and authorization and ability to track the work to ensure task completion
Very solid ability to:
Demonstrated knowledge of MS Project, Excel, Word, PowerPoint
Ability to travel is required
PREFERRED DEGREE TYPES AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related technical field and 2 years related experience, or
Master’s degree in Engineering or related technical field
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 13,000+ 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