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Program Manager for Military / Aerospace Business Unit

ID:  1421
Function:  Engineering

North Reading, MA, US

Teradyne’s Defense and Aerospace Division is the leading provider of high-performance test systems, subsystems, instruments and service for the defense and aerospace markets. Our test products are used to ensure the readiness of military and commercial aerospace electronics systems. New programs, such as tactical aircraft and missile systems, as well as upgrade programs, continue to fuel the demand for high performance test systems in this market.


Seeking a Program Manager in our Military / Aerospace / Defense business unit.  In this role you will be responsible for the successful management of cost, schedule and scope management of multiple projects or subsystems of major programs. The successful candidate must be able to manage change, escalate issues, and take an active role in getting decisions made in a timely manner.


Responsibilities include: 


  • Facilitating the creation of project schedules.
  • Handle obsolescence work.
  • Monitor and close programs/projects to achieve program objectives. 
  • Use industry standard techniques and tools to measure progress against product and program objectives.
  • Drive proactive corrective action where required.
  • Manage scope change control activities and communicate periodic project assessment to sponsors.


Basic Qualifications, Experience & Skills


•    BS, ideally a BSEE with 2 or more years of project management experience
•    Association with PMI and Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred. 
•    Excellent organizational and communication skills including ability to communicate and foster communication between project groups.
•    Experience managing team elements in multiple geographic locations. 




  • A Bachelor of Science, a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering preferred.




ITAR Restriction: All candidates for this ITAR restricted position must be one of the following: US Citizen or U.S. Permanent Resident, Asylee, Refugee or otherwise lawfully admitted under an amnesty program.

FOUO Designation:  This position may require access to work under Federal Contracts under the "For Official Use Only" designation, and as such, you may be limited to access such programs if you are not a US citizen or if you have dual citizenship

The above listed position may involve access to export controlled technology and may be subject to export licensing requirements prior to employment.

Nearest Major Market: Boston

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