- Luling, TX, USA
- Full Time
X-Bow Systems is expanding and looking to fill a new position for a Aerospace Program Manager.
Our start-up aerospace company is looking for an exceptional Senior Program Manager to join our team in Luling, TX. We are seeking a candidate with at least 10 years of experience in aerospace program management. The ideal candidate should have a Bachelor's degree in engineering/science, and an MBA would be a plus. As a Program Manager, you will interface with customers, have a decent understanding of R&D and production, and experience leading technical teams on day-to-day activities to track programs and plan for the future. You will also have a solid foundation in program management fundamentals, including budgeting, scheduling, and risk management. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic about start-up life and possess a flexible, forward-leaning approach to managing programs. You will work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment, managing multiple programs simultaneously. Your ability to thrive in a high-pressure environment will be crucial.
- Interface with customers to establish program objectives, timelines, and deliverables
- Lead technical teams to execute on program objectives and ensure program success
- Manage program budgets, schedules, and risks
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop and execute program plans
- Identify program risks and develop mitigation strategies
- Communicate program status and progress to management and stakeholders
- Foster a culture of innovation and continuous improvement
- Bachelor's degree in engineering/science preferred, but will consider a business related degree with relevant experience
- 10+ years of experience in aerospace program management, with a focus on leading technical teams
- Strong understanding of program management fundamentals; budgeting, scheduling, and risk management
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Enthusiasm for start-up life and flexible, forward-leaning approach to program management
- Aerospace experience heavily desired
If you are a passionate, results-driven Program Manager with experience leading technical teams, we want to hear from you!
X-Bow Launch Systems, Inc. (pronounced "Crossbow") is a U.S. defense technology and rocket propulsion company that has developed an innovative, low-cost method to manufacture solid rocket motors. Our propulsion technology, space launch, and modular boost platforms make us a unique and highly desirable aerospace supplier to the defense and national security industries.
X-Bow Launch Systems, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with X-Bow Launch Systems, Inc. is based on merit, competence, and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.