AECOM Program Manager – Navy Submarine Program in Groton, Connecticut

United States of America - Connecticut, Groton

Job Summary

AECOM is actively recruiting for a senior-level Program Manager for work in the area of Ship Construction Support for Navy Submarines. This position provides contractor technical support services for the VIRGINIA (SSN 774) Class Submarine Program Management Office (PMS450) in support of the Ship Construction Division (PMS450C). This position is based in Groton, CT.

Duties in the area of Ship Construction support include:

  1. Advise the PCO, Engineer, and EDMC, and act as a liaison between the Pre-Commissioning Unit (PCU) and shipbuilders to resolve issues that have the potential to delay timely delivery and support a more proficient crew.

  2. Provides senior functional and advisory role to engineering staff of New Construction VIRGINIA Class Submarines leveraging prior experience and familiarity with submarine new construction from shipbuilder, Supervisor of Shipbuilding, and PCU perspectives.

  3. Provides PCU Command contextual experience to senior engineering personnel and senior level program management in PMS450.

  4. Reviews shipbuilder activities ensuring support of PCU Engineering Department training and integration is properly accounted for and sequenced.

  5. Provides general program support, including briefings, graphic work, visual presentation, word processing and responding to NAVSEA requirements.

Knowledge Required by the Position:

  1. Professional firsthand knowledge and technical expertise with submarine new construction.

  2. Professional firsthand experience as an Engineering Department senior Enlisted leader of a new construction submarine.

  3. Professional knowledge and technical experience with submarine Supervisors of Shipbuilding, PCU ISICs, and TYCOM representatives supporting new construction.

  4. Professional knowledge and technical expertise with PCU preparations.

  5. Proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Outlook).

Physical Demands:

  1. Requires the ability to move in and around submarines to conduct visits with PCU leadership.

  2. Requires 20% travel.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree and at least ten years of job-related experience or equivalent. Two years of job-related experience may be substituted for each year of college

  • An active Government Security Clearance, i.e., an in-scope Background Investigation with Access having been granted within the previous two years, at the SECRET level.

Preferred Qualifications

Knowledge Desired by the Position:

  1. Submarine senior Enlisted nuclear engineering experience.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 200747BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.