Technology Manager 9/3/2016

Confidential Company Clifton, NJ

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28261137
AJE Ref #
576086899
Location
Clifton, NJ
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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TECHNOLOGY MANAGER

LOCATION: CLIFTON, NJ

Industry: Aerospace / Aviation / Defense

Job Category: Engineering - Electrical

Base Salary - $150,000 to $150,000+ (DOE)
Benefits - Full
Relocation Assistance Available - Yes
Commission Compensation - No
BONUS ELIGIBLE - YES
Overtime Eligible - No
Interview Travel Reimbursed - No
10+ TO 15 YEARS EXPERIENCE
Management Experience Required - Yes
Minimum Education - Master's Degree
Willingness to Travel - Occasionally

Hours Per Week: 40

_VISA CANDIDATE CONSIDERED: NO_

DESCRIPTION:

*Support Strategy & Technology lead in execution of 'Strategic Planning' and 'management process' in the area of Technology Strategy development and execution

*Support the business acquisition process and Pursuit Teams as required

*Responsible for the Business Unit's (BU) technology strategy and execution. This includes creation of technology and product roadmaps.

*Responsible for BU IRAD planning utilizing the Harris IRAD portfolio management tool.

*Responsible for communicating expactations for strong and compelling IRAD business cases, that align with Strategic goals and the Business development Pipeline

*Responsible for oversight of IRAD budget and establishing quarterly IRAD reviews

*Responsible for ensuring the IRAD protfolio is included in and follows the Checkpoint process, tracking the progress of IRADs through the process, ensuring that required data artifacts and checkpoint reviews occur

*Responsible for planning and execution of the Strategic IRAD process.

*Responsible for development of a Technology outreach and Innovation program across Harris and extending to external stakeholders such as universities and small businesses.

SCREENING QUESTIONS:

Does the candidate have a systems engineering background
Does the candidate come from the aerospace & defense industry
Has the candidate had experience with strategic plaaning and the creation of technology/product roadmaps
Is the candidate well versed with Key performance parameters (Kpps) such as ROI, revenue generation

IDEAL CANDIDATE

MSEE with a background in systems engineering within the aerospace & defense industry.

Experienced in technology innovation and strategic IRAD processes aligned to market research and what products within the market yield greatest ROI.

IDEAL CANDIDATE SHOULD HAVE WORKED FOR THE FOLLOWING COMPANY(IES):

Raytheon, Boeing, Lockheed, Northrup Grumman, BAE, Cobbam, Honeywell, any other defensecontractor.