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Project Manager 3/13/2020

Lincoln Labs/MIT Lexington, MA

Lexington, MA
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Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Bachelors Degree



The Project Manager will be responsible for a variety of detailed project management, financial, and administrative activities involved in overseeing a small to medium federated program or several major subcontract efforts for a complex program, typically under the guidance of an Associate Program Manager. These programs involve building and operating hardware prototypes utilizing advanced technologies. Must be capable of understanding and discussing the technical basis and the basic design/fabrication risks involved.

Candidate will work closely with an Associate Program Manager to develop schedules and budgets for their assigned efforts. Will track milestone completion, analyze financial performance, and maintain master schedules. Will coordinate procurement activities; support the development of procurement documentation and aid in source selections as required. For major subcontract efforts, the candidate will review subcontractor performance versus plan and update the Associate Program Manager regarding impact to overall effort. Will track milestone completion, maintain giver/receiver lists, authorize milestone payments, and collaborate with technical team and Contracting Services Department to resolve issues as required. Will coordinate closely with Associate Program Manager to report status both internally and to Sponsor organization. Will assist in other special assignments, as required, including the development of tools and procedures for program management, program metrics tracking, risk assessment, requirements tracking, financial reporting, cost estimating, property administration, and personnel logistics. REQUIREMENTS

* BS degree in Engineering, Physics or related field required. MS in Engineering, Physics or related preferred.

* An MBA, PMP, or equivalent experience preferred.

* Minimum 5 years' experience in engineering or technology development required.

* Demonstrated experience in small project/schedule management or engineering commensurate with the position.

* Demonstrated capabilities in presenting ideas written and orally within a cross-functional environment required.

* Possible moderate travel required.

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Selected candidate will be subject to a pre-employment background investigation and must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret level DoD security clearance.

MIT Lincoln Laboratory is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, or genetic information; U.S. citizenship is required.

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Since 1951, when MIT Lincoln Laboratory was established to build the nation's first air defense system, the Laboratory has been applying advanced technology to solve problems critical to national security. Decade after decade, our people have envisioned incredible technology - and projects that start out as vital to national security often become just as vital to the everyday technology of the future. More than 700 patents have been granted for technologies developed by the Laboratory’s staff. And in the past two years, Lincoln Laboratory has been awarded eight R&D 100 Awards that recognize the year’s 100 most technologically significant innovations.

If you’d like to contribute to U.S. National security in an environment of incredible innovation, consider bringing your career to MIT Lincoln Laboratory.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to realizing our vision of diversity and inclusion in every aspect of our enterprise.

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