BAE Systems is looking for a qualified Project Manager to join our team for an exciting opportunity supporting sustaining efforts for the Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) weapon system at the Strategic Missile Integration Complex (SMIC). The SMIC is a world-class Test and Evaluation facility that is used to test nuclear and ballistic missile systems by simulating missile squadrons. The successful candidate will be an integral part of a highly-skilled team that researches, upgrades, designs, builds and tests missile test equipment and supporting systems. This person will serve as a focal point for assigned projects and tasks within the SMIC.
The ICBM System Program Office must ensure a safe, secure, and reliable weapon system as required by the war fighter (Air Force Global Strike Command). The position is located at Hill AFB, Utah. US citizenship status is required by US Government contract.
Why BAE Systems? BAE Systems is the third largest defense contractor in the world with an exceptional, mission-focused culture. The 800+ BAE Systems employees and sub-contractors located at Hill Air Force Base, Utah are closely aligned to the United States Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center. We support the Center in sustaining the existing Minuteman III (MM III) weapon system and acquiring its replacement, the Ground-Based Strategic Deterrent (Sentinel). We are a uniquely-valued mission partner delivering daily technical excellence and innovative solutions to our government customers. BAE Systems has earned accolades as a "Top Workplace" in Utah based on employee feedback for three consecutive years, earning special distinction for providing a healthy work-life balance for our valued employees. We work very hard to ensure this is a great place to work!
Why Utah? You've got to see it to believe it! Utah is an amazing state with diverse geography, an eclectic culture and an exceptional quality of life. We are located north of Salt Lake City at the foot of the beautiful Wasatch Mountains. The area offers an incredible range of outdoors pursuits across the seasons including hiking, climbing, hunting, fishing, camping, boating and world-class skiing at resorts that hosted the 2002 Winter Olympics. The state is home to five amazing National Parks and an easy drive from two more; Grand Teton and, famously, the first National Park in the world, Yellowstone. The Salt Lake City area offers a vast array of cultural activities and businesses including multiple professional sports teams. It is a western states hub for exceptional, cutting-edge medical care with people traveling from across the region for a range of nationally renowned specialty care centers and doctors. The Salt Lake International Airport is expanding and offers easy, direct access to just about anywhere you want to fly.
Required Education, Experience, & Skills
7+ years of progressive technical experience (10+ years without a degree)
Possess good written and oral communication skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office
Excellent cognitive, communication (written and spoken), and interpersonal skills
Must be eligible to obtain and maintain a Top Secret security clearance. The criteria for obtaining and holding a clearance are driven by US Gov't requirements. You must be a US Citizen to obtain a security clearance.
Effective oral and written communication skills with customers, suppliers, and company personnel.
Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
Technical experience in product development, system modeling and project management.
Experience with government processes and regulations.
Experience creating professional documents, presentations and spreadsheets with MS Office.
Experience creating and/or maintaining databases (SQL, MS Access, etc.)
Possess a current Secret security clearance or higher.
About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.
Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels.
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At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.