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Programs/Portfolio Director (Hybrid) - Navigation & Sensor Systems

Company: Disability Solutions
Location: Cedar Rapids
Posted on: July 2, 2024

Job Description:

Job Description Navigation and Sensor Systems (NSS) is a leading provider of GPS receiver, anti-jam, and navigation solutions for military and commercial markets. For over 45 years, since the inception of GPS, NSS has led the market. Starting with the world's first GPS receiver, NSS has achieved many firsts in this industry including the first airborne receiver, the first handheld receiver, and the first weapon receiver. NSS also leads the industry by providing the smallest, lowest power military receivers and the most robust anti-jam products in the world. Supported by an organization of over 900 people, NSS employs the most capable people in the country. The Navigation and Sensor Systems (NSS) Programs/Portfolio Director will lead one of four NSS product portfolios and continue to drive the growth and the success of the business.NSS is located in Cedar Rapids, Iowa where BAE has invested in a new 280,000 square foot state of the art design and manufacturing facility.Required Education, Experience, & Skills General management leadership skills are a key enablerProblem solving ability - requires advanced conceptual thinking in complex and/or completely new situationsStrong communication skills to convey strategies and explain complex information to the organization and external customers/stakeholdersStrong financial acumenNegotiation skills - ability to negotiate at a high level with internal and external customers and partners - strong collaboration skillsProject management of large, complex projectsExperience leading major competitive proposalsDevelop close working relationships with teams across the BAE Systems enterprise and with customers in support of current programs, and to help shape future growth opportunities. Strong risk and opportunity management skills at a portfolio levelExperience working with defense industry OEMsDeal effectively with senior level executives, customers, and partners, and resolve customer issues of a complex naturePotential to advance to the VP/GM levelDemonstrate leadership in safety, code of conduct/ethics, diversity, security and cultureDemonstrated ability to lead large groups of employees and/or teams and experience in developing teams and coaching future leadersPreferred Education, Experience, & Skills Demonstrated ability as a customer advocate with successful resolution of customer issuesDemonstrated ability to develop and execute business strategy in a complex marketProduct line portfolio P&L responsibility in a business including multiple contracts and products/services/suppliers and geographic locationsProduction and supply chain management experience in a high volume production environmentDemonstrated ability to successfully lead an organization through major changes using change management skillsHolds or ability to gain a Secret clearance required, Top Secret preferredPay InformationFull-Time Salary Range: $164000 - $278800Please note: This range is based on our market pay structures. However, individual salaries are determined by a variety of factors including, but not limited to: business considerations, local market conditions, and internal equity, as well as candidate qualifications, such as skills, education, and experience. Employee Benefits: At BAE Systems, we support our employees in all aspects of their life, including their health and financial well-being. Regular employees scheduled to work 20+ hours per week are offered: health, dental, and vision insurance; health savings accounts; a 401(k) savings plan; disability coverage; and life and accident insurance. We also have an employee assistance program, a legal plan, and other perks including discounts on things like home, auto, and pet insurance. Our leave programs include paid time off, paid holidays, as well as other types of leave, including paid parental, military, bereavement, and any applicable federal and state sick leave. Employees may participate in the company recognition program to receive monetary or non-monetary recognition awards. Other incentives may be available based on position level and/or job specifics.About BAE Systems Electronic Systems BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference. Electronic Systems (ES) is the global innovator behind BAE Systems' game-changing defense and commercial electronics. Exploiting every electron, we push the limits of what is possible, giving our customers the edge and our employees opportunities to change the world. Our products and capabilities can be found everywhere - from the depths of the ocean to the far reaches of space. At our core are more than 14,000 highly talented Electronic Systems employees with the brightest minds in the industry, we make an impact - for our customers and the communities we serve.Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion:At BAE Systems, we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where employees are valued and feel like they belong. We are conscious of the need for all employees to see themselves reflected at every level of the company and know that in order to unlock the full potential of our workforce, everyone must feel confident being their best, most sincere self and be equipped to thrive. We provide impactful professional development experiences to our employees and invest in social impact partnerships to uplift communities and drive purposeful change. Here you will find significant opportunities to do meaningful work in an environment intentionally designed to be one where you will learn, grow and belong.BAE Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

Keywords: Disability Solutions, Cedar Rapids , Programs/Portfolio Director (Hybrid) - Navigation & Sensor Systems, Executive , Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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