**This position is contingent on contract award**
Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) is seeking a seasoned Contracts Manager candidate to join our team in support of the U.S. Air Force Sustainment and Modification of Radar Sensors (SMORS) contract.
The SMORS contract provides Depot-level (D-Level) sustainment services, software version release delivery orders and modification delivery orders for the Missile Warning/ Missile Defense (MW/MD) radar sensors controlled and operated by United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) and supported by Air Force Space Command (AFSPC) under the SMORS contract. Key objectives are to maintain mission availability, reduce total ownership cost (RTOC) and enhance system capabilities to counter emerging threats. These sustainment services include the following: Life Cycle Sustainment, Program Protection, Software Version Releases, Modifications, System Engineering and Program Management. The supported sensors include Ballistic Missile Early Warning System (BMEWS) radars; Perimeter Acquisition Vehicle Entry PAVE, Phased Array Warning System (PAWS) radars; and the Perimeter Acquisition Radar Attack Characterization System (PARCS) radar.
The successful candidate will be responsible for the daily administration of the SMORS contract, including Request for Proposal (RFP) assessment, capture, and proposal strategy, negotiations, and performance compliance. This position will be a key customer interface for contracting matters and will be responsible for establishing and maintaining trust and cooperation with the U.S. Air Force. The selected candidate will advise program management of contractual rights and obligations and means to mitigate contractual/program risks within the framework of Raytheon Policies and Procedures. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance.
This position will be located in Colorado Springs, CO.
• Minimum of 8 years of Contracts Experience ideally working for a gov’t contractor similar to Raytheon
• Must be a U.S. Citizen with current/existing Secret Security Clearance or ability to obtain.
• Experience and knowledge of the FAR and DFAR and acquisition policies and procedures
• Demonstrated Sole Source Negotiation experience
• Knowledge of Raytheon policies and procedures
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Customer-focused Negotiation style
• Good Problem solving skills
• Existing Secret Clearance
Required Education (including Major):
• Bachelor’s degree in business, law, or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience (Bachelor Degree = 8 years of additional applicable experience.
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services delivers innovative technology to make the world a safer place. Our expertise in cyber, analytics and automation allow us to reach beyond what others think is possible to underpin national security and give our global customers unique solutions to solve the most pressing modern challenges -- from the cyber domain to automated operations, and from intelligent transportation solutions to creating clear insight from large volumes of data. IIS operates at nearly 550 sites in 80 countries, and is headquartered in Dulles, Virginia. The business area generated approximately $6 billion in 2016 revenues. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.
Security Clearance: Secret
Relocation Eligible: No
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