FMS Task Leader in Ridgecrest, CA at DCS

Date Posted: 7/11/2018

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Job Description

The F/A-18 EA18G Advanced Weapons Laboratory International Programs Team is seeking an experienced, motivated, and professional individual to become Task Leader for the FMS Country Support team. This group provides administrative and technical support for all three tactical aircraft programs.

Essential Job Functions:

Supervise team members and provide guidance on required tasking set forth by the customer.

Provide monthly status reports to the customer and DCS leadership to include work performed and cost effectiveness.

Maintain, observe, and provide updates to task order cost, travel, and labor budgets.

Provide outstanding leadership to the team that is focused on career development and training.

Evaluate team members based on knowledge and performance.

Review and analyze assigned USN program requirements to identify potential case impacts, such as schedule, cost, configuration impacts, and capability changes.

Provide tasking and personnel availability recommendations to various Case Managers based upon project and/or customer requirements.

Attend project planning meetings and teleconferences as necessary.

Provide systems engineering and logistical support as required.

Frequent interaction with Government and non-Government personnel, including foreign national personnel.

Act as an escort for foreign national visitors.

Job Requirements

Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. Citizenship is required.

Bachelor’s Degree plus 6 years' of relevant experience is required; a high school diploma plus 14 years' of relevant experience will also be considerd.

Active Security Clearance at the Secret level.

Effective communication skills.

Ability to plan, track and communicate status, risks and needs.

Practical experience with F/A-18 functionality.

Ability to multi-task in a dynamic work environment.

Non-local domestic and foreign travel may be required to attend technical reviews and programmatic meetings.

Working knowledge of MS Office (Excel/PowerPoint/Word).

Desired Skills:

BA or BS in business administration with 6 years’ experience

Flight and Lab test experience.

Familiarity with ITAR (International Traffic in Arms Regulations) and Export Compliance.

Knowledge of product systems engineering and development lifecycle activities.

Aviation, logistical, publications experience is a plus.

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