Millennium Space Systems

Space Mission Program Manager

Program Management - El Segundo, CA - Full Time

You deliver on time and on budget. As a Space Mission Program Manager at Millennium Space Systems, you are the person who connects with the Customer, organizes internal engineering, external suppliers, manufacturing, and test activities to deliver high-performance space systems rapidly and affordably. You are accountable for delivering must-work space systems to exacting Government and Commercial customers.

Our Program Managers are responsible and accountable for on-time, on-budget delivery of their projects. They maintain project schedules, risk analysis, procurement plans, subcontract management plans, project staffing plans, and budgets (direct costs, subcontracts, travel, etc.). They report regularly to Millennium Space Systems' executive team and our customer. They track all internal and external deliverables, prepare and present formal and informal design and progress reviews. Program Managers work closely with members of their own program team, technical peer teams, and program controllers to ensure our systems meet all requirements and achieve all milestones, while staying within strict budgetary constraints. 

Millennium Space Systems has built its reputation on reliable delivery, and our Program Managers are at the leading edge of that reputation.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Physical Sciences
  • 5 years experience as a project manager with a demonstrated reputation for delivering unique, high-complexity systems
  • Proven ability to deliver on-time, on-budget
  • Demonstrated experience with rapid development projects
  • Demonstrated teamwork and written/oral communications skills
  • Existing security clearance

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Engineering or Physical Sciences
  • Concept-to-launch experience with one or more satellite missions
  • Experience with cost- and budget- constrained space programs
  • Experience with aerospace environments other than traditional, large prime contractors
  • Experience with Intelligence Community and Department of Defense customer communities and their project management practices

Benefits

Millennium Space Systems delivers affordable, high-performance space systems for exacting customers. At Millennium, you will be part of a close-knit team working on exciting technological problems. We work in an open environment where ideas are shared across all disciplines, and there are ample opportunities for advancement based on excellence. Superstars are welcome.

Notes

Applicants must be U.S. citizens eligible for security clearance.

We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

We encourage veterans, disabled veterans and disabled individuals to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified.

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