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Kratos Technology and Training Solutions Technical Project Manager in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Kratos provides leading-edge capabilities for communication with satellites,spacecraft, missiles, and airborne platforms. From factory test toflight, from ground data networking to RF Links * commercial,intelligence, and defense users trust Kratos to solve their most difficultRF problems.* For a more complete overview of our capabilities see Kratos, we encourage an entrepreneurial spirit balanced with fiscal andoperational discipline. We work hard, we solve hard problems, and we lookout for and take care of our customers, each other and our families.Protecting and enabling our nation and global customers through innovativeaerospace solutions is what motivates us. We continually build trustedrelationships with our peers, our partners and customers, and we takeownership for our actions*always striving to do the right thing.The*Project Manager*position is an exciting opportunity based in ColoradoSprings, CO that encompasses dimensions of Project Management and leadershipwith knowledge of Systems Engineering.* The successful candidate will workdirectly with the engineering team and business development teams to buildboth our technical offerings and business pipeline by effectively executingexisting programs, and by listening to, and responding to, othercustomer needsDESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:Lead*highly technical engineering teams on challenging projectsManage*the technical, schedule, quality, and cost objectives forcustomer programsWork with our engineering experts to provide technical advice to our customerson architectures and potential solutionsProperly manage classified information and activitiesOccasionally may need to manage*the capture of new business for existing andnew customer accounts * including generating quotes and leading proposaleffortsPursue business development opportunities that employ products and/orbroader end-to-end solutionsInterface directly with customers to ensure project requirements are met andguarantee our performance exceeds customer expectationsDirect*project personnel resources to accomplish milestonesManage sub-contractors and vendorsDevelop*and deliver effective customer presentations (design reviews,status*reports, kickoff meetings, test plans) demonstrating an abilityto communicate comfortably at a system levelReport on project financial performance and schedule performance to seniormanagement on a monthly basisTravel as necessary to attend conferences and customer meetingsKeyword: Schedule, FFP, TandM, manager, Cost Plus, aerospace, satelliteRequired Experience:Required Experience:Candidate will have Bachelor of Science degree in a related technicaldiscipline10 or more years practical experience in technology or engineeringapplicationsPrior experience in Project Management or Technical Leadership rolesExcellent written and oral communications skillsU.S. Citizenship and ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government SecurityClearance is requiredDesired Experience:Working knowledge of RF systems, RF theory, network management, servicemanagement, space vehicles and ground systemsDirect experience managing within different FFP and TandM contract vehiclesU.S. Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. GovernmentSecurity Clearance is required.Kratos offers challenging work, an excellent environment, and greatbenefits! Kratos is an affirmative action / equal opportunity employerthat recognizes the importance of diversity. We are committed to maintainingan inclusive environment and strongly encourage minorities, females,veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.* All qualified applicantswill receive consideration for employment. Please, no phone calls, agencies orSalary Range $115k-$140k per yearBenefits:MedicalDentalVisionTax Savings Accounts (HSA / FSA)Life InsuranceShort Term DisabilityLong Term DisabilityEmployee Assistance Program401kEmployee Stock Purchase PlanPTOEducation Assistance ProgramFrom: Kratos DefenseKratos is an Equal Opportunity