Raytheon UK

Project Manager - Sentinel

Raytheon UK
United Kingdom, Waddington
13 Aug 2019
15 Sep 2019
Job Type
Project Manager - Sentinel

Business Context
Raytheon UK is looking for a Project Manager to work within its Airborne ISR business.
This will be a rewarding role with extensive customer and business exposure.
The Project Manager will undertake assigned tasks which actively contribute to availability of the fleet of Sentinel R1 aircraft, whether in managing the timely delivery of spares, repairs, modifications or technical advice requests.
Such activities must be managed and prioritised to assure forward availability of 'fit for purpose' aircraft in support of the operational requirement.

Nature and Scope:
Responsible for execution of multiple concurrent projects, from proposal to completion. The successful applicant shall be required to:
Identify and manage dependencies to effectively support maintenance, development and change projects
Take an active role in the regular reporting and governance tempo of the business and the user
Generate and maintain assigned programme reports including task logs, progress reports and earned value analysis
Identify project risks and opportunities, quantify and produce mitigation, capture and contingency plans.
Motivate the programme team to perform and deliver requirements
Ensure the goals/ objectives are clearly communicated, understood and executed by the programme team
Develop strong relationships with the customer and other stakeholders to ensure that they are meeting their commitments to the project.

Candidate Requirements:
A successful track record in executing full lifecycle development programmes for the UK MoD
Appetite and aptitude to chase and expedite key programme actions
Degree or equivalent qualification in either a business management or engineering discipline
Experience of effective management of programmes using Earned Value Management
Experience of bid and proposal management
Experience of working within a Military Pt145 environment
Experience of dealing with the UK MoD

Eligible for or Holder of current SC security clearance (RSL will sponsor as required).

For further details on Raytheon AISR visit - https://www.raytheon.com/uk/capabilities/raytheon-in-the-uk/airborneisr

About Raytheon UK
With facilities in Broughton, Waddington, Glenrothes, Harlow, Gloucester and Manchester, Raytheon UK is invested in the British workforce and the development of UK technology. Across the country the company employs 1,700 people and supports 8,000 jobs. As a prime contractor and major supplier to the U.K. Ministry of Defence, Raytheon continues to invest in research and development, supporting innovation and technological advances across the country.

About Raytheon
Raytheon Company, with 2018 sales of $27 billion and 67,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cyber security solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 97 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5I™ products and services, sensing, effects and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon

is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. Follow us on Twitter

Raytheon Career Development:

Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.

Standard Benefits:

 25 days holiday + statutory public holidays

 Contributory Pension Scheme (up to 10.5% company contribution)

 6 times salary 'Life Assurance'

 Flexible Benefits scheme with extensive salary sacrifice scheme's.

 Enhanced sick pay scheme

 Enhanced Family Friendly Policies, including Maternity & Shared Parental leave.

 37hr working week with a nine day fortnight (hours may vary depending on role, job requirement or site specifics arrangements). Flexible working arrangements can be considered depending on the role and subject to line manager approval.

 Canteen facilities available at Harlow & Glenrothes sites and Manchester & Gloucester offer free snacks & drinks (hot & cold available).


Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success. Raytheon UK pro-actively encourages diversity of ideas, thoughts, and networking opportunities and has created Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) including Raytheon Women's Network, YesNet (Young Employees Success Network), Raytheon Reservist Network (RaRe), Raytheon Alliance for Diverse Abilities (RADA) and all work together with our Diversity & Inclusion council. All Raytheon employees are welcome to participate regardless of their background.

As a proud contributor to the HM Armed Forces, Raytheon UK signed the HM Armed Forces covenant in 2014. Due to the varied activities and support to our Armed Forces & Reservists, Raytheon UK has since been awarded the prestigious Covenant 'Gold Award' Employee Recognition.

Raytheon UK recognises that our people are the critical factor in our success, and we strive to provide challenging and rewarding careers.

Raytheon Application Process

To apply visit the link to the website http://jobs.raytheon.com/united-kingdom/search/

and search for Req ID: 145798BR. Please complete the on-line instructions to create a profile and upload CV.

Please also view the Raytheon video: http://www.raytheon.com/ourcompany/ourculture/

Relocation Eligible

Clearance Type

Aerospace/Aeronautical Engineering
Program Management

Type Of Job
Full Time

Work Location
United Kingdom - Waddington

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