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Harris Corporation Sr Specialist, Project Management in Herndon, Virginia

Sr Specialist, Project Management 4/8/19--Project Management, Program ManagementUSA - VA - Herndon




Job ID: SIS20190804-30819


P roject Manager, Sr. Specialist

Job Code: SIS20190804-30819

Job Location: Herndon, VA

Job Description:

During its 120-year history, Harris has transformed communications and information technology. Harris is a proven leader in tactical communications, geospatial systems and services, air traffic management, environmental solutions, avionics and electronic warfare, and space and intelligence. From ocean to orbit and everywhere in between, we provide mission-critical solutions to connect, inform and protect the world.

On the Harris team, your job is to secure the world. We don't work here just for the advanced technology and equipment: we work here because we know what - and who - we're protecting! From families to the intelligence community, and from our climate to our men and women in uniform - we're making the world a safer place!

Essential Functions:

  • The Project Manager will work closely with the Supply Chain and Subcontracts Management team to ensure that the program has the necessary resources to execute the technical and programmatic requirements of the program.

  • The Project Manager will routinely assess subcontracting alternatives across the program via RFIs and RFPs to ensure Harris is utilizing the best and most economical partners.

  • The Project Manager will support the PM and Engineering leadership in developing project plans and approaches for technical scope

  • The Project Manager will work with PM and Engineering leadership to conduct Make/Buy analyses

  • The Project Manager may act as Integrated project team (IPT) lead as needed


  • TS/SCI with Poly

  • Experience managing subcontractors

  • Bachelor’s degree and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience

  • Graduate degree and minimum 4 years of prior relevant experience

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience with sustaining operational software systems for government missions

  • Experience with Agile SW development programs

Please be aware this position requires a TS/SCI Clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.

Job Profile Matching Criteria:

ExpertiseProgram Management, --Project Management

LocationUSA - VA - Herndon