PDS Tech Inc Project Management Support - Secret in Redondo Beach, California

PDS Tech Inc. is seeking a Project Management Support, in Redondo Beach, CA.

Summary:

  • Focused support within the F-35 Fleet Modifications (FM) Team to fulfill various project planning, status reporting, and augmented Cost Account Management (CAM) responsibilities.

  • Support the FM Team Manager to accomplish a variety of precise, time-sensitive and high-quality monthly deliverables, metrics and presentations.

  • Responsibilities include; collecting, editing and preparing incremental accomplishment data, reports and metrics; assessing team performance to plan and defining estimate to complete projections; development of team labor charging recommendations; determining earned value variance causes, explanations and corrective recommendations/actions; assist in developing proposal response basis of estimates, to include long term staffing forecasts/implications; and coordinating within the team as a focal point to enable efficient collaboration with other functional organizations.

  • Must possess excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills.

  • Position requires a resourceful, independent self-starter able to analyze and solve CAM derived objectives involving solicitations of and commitments from various stakeholders.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Background and understanding of Project Management fundamentals.

  • Proficient in applying Cost Account Management/Earned Value principles.

  • Adept in developing products in MS Word, Excel, Project and Power Point.

  • Exceptional verbal, written, presentation, and leadership skills.

  • Bachelor degree from an accredited college.

  • 3 Years’ experience with Bachelor’s degree; 1 Year with Masters.

  • Ability to obtain a Secret clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Cost Account Management / Professional Logistics Accreditation(s).

  • MS Access proficiency (creating queries, forms, reports and code/VBA).

  • Six Sigma Certification / Facilitation experience.

  • Prior aircraft Maintenance, Repair, Overhaul and Upgrade (MRO&U) program experience.

  • Familiarity with the F-35 program/platform a plus.

  • Current Active Secret Clearance.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.