KBRwyle Project Manager in Huntsvile, Alabama

Project Manager

Description

Title: Project Manager (ACE)

Location: US-US-AL-Huntsville

WHO WE ARE

KBRwyle is a global government services organization delivering full life cycle professional and technical services from over 60 U.S. and 40 international locations. Our core capabilities include logistics, engineering, science, cyber, intelligence and security services.

WHAT TO EXPECT

When you become part of the KBR team, your career opportunities are endless. We offer challenging assignments on some of the world’s largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know, We Deliver!

ABOUT THIS POSITION:Aircrew Combat Ensemble (ACE) Project Manager

Project Manager supporting DOD PM Air Warrior. Responsibilities include but not limited to technical responsibility for all aspects of engineering and integrated logistics support tasks. Prepare technical project plans and development schedules, creation of WBS’ (Work Breakdown Structure). Provides support to various Integrated Product Teams (IPT) in support of integrated technology applications. Collaborates with multiple agencies and internal team members to support reliability and maintainability analyses for modernization efforts. Exercises excellent technical writing and interpersonal skills for test/evaluation plans and reports. Possesses the ability to work alone with minimal guidance and function as part of a decentralized team. Employs knowledge of materials to identify and present potential aviation applications. Coordinates and provides input to the development of business cases, and modernization efforts.

Required:

  • Experience with AutoCAD, SolidWorks and CATIA

  • Lean Six Sigma green belt certification

  • Excellent technical writing skills, proficiency in MS Project and Excel

  • Some Travel

  • Ability to obtain and maintain security clearance

Desired Skills:

  • Ability to createdetailed and resourced Project Scheduleand budgets (WBS development)

  • Ability to perform requirements management, traceability, allocation to sub-systems

  • Ability to plan and execute PDR and CDR, FCA, and PCA

  • Ability to create Technical Data Package (TDP)

  • Ability to perform Trade Studies and Market Research

  • Human Factors Engineering experience

  • Kinetic system (Fall Arrest), Floatation/buoyancy systems, fabrics and materials (flame retardant/fire resistant and static dissipative)

  • Ability to create functional and physical architectures

  • Ability to create and implement test plans

  • Development of documentation – e.g. Purchase descriptions, specifications

  • Knowledge of safety systems

  • Risk Analysis

  • Ability to coordinate prototyping and integration of components

  • Ability to communicate with coworkers, teammates and customers

  • Ability to lead a design team

  • Understanding of and experience in design of clothing systems.

  • Knowledge of aircrew tasks is a plus

Job Duties:

  • Create detailed and resourced Project Scheduleand Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)

  • Identify work packages from the MS Project Schedule and communicate them to IPT members

  • Develop SOW and cost estimates for work packages outside of the KBRwyle team

  • Collect and summarize tasks for the ACE monthly report and input to the KBRwyleMonthly Report

  • Reconcile the activities to the schedule and report on status (ahead, on time, late)

  • Recognize any need for course correction to reach goal

  • Identify schedule and cost risks with mitigation options and communicate to PM AW

  • Participate in teleconferences and milestone meetings; ensure that there is a denoted time keeper and minutes writer

  • Review and provide input for improvement to presentations, reports and trade studies; provide conclusions and recommendations

  • Oversee the configuration management of ACE documents and prototypes

  • Identify long lead items required for team to achieve success (e.g. need for aircraft time, test facility lead time, materials purchases, etc.)

  • Assure projects are properly staffed.

Local candidates preferred; relocation package not available.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 10 years’ of project management experience. Specific contract requirements will prevail.

  • Clearance: Secret

INCLUDES

  • Competitive health, wellness & lifestyle benefits

  • Inclusive, flexible supportive company culture

  • Ongoing training and developmental opportunities

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard for race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or express, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Qualifications

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Project Management

Primary Location: US-US-AL-Huntsvile

Req ID: 1070127