Program Manager Position - Greater San Diego Area 

MaXentric is an advanced research, development, and consulting company. We have built a portfolio of technologies that service both commercial and government markets. We believe that intelligent engineering through the development of innovative products and services can significantly enhance and create value for our clients. Today we push these innovative ideas to the next level through a variety of programs and funding. As the Program Manager you will direct and execute the delivery, development, integration, and overall management of programs. You will coordinate all programmatic activities, to include: proposal preparation, initial kickoff meetings, proposal schedules, teaming agreements, non-disclosure agreements, financial terms/conditions of contract, and status reporting. We are looking for a candidate who works well in a collaborative environment and are strong team players with excellent communication and interpersonal skills


  • Manage programs or sub-programs that are TRL 3-6
  • Act as main point of contact with the customer in support of delivery and coordination of the internal program team
  • Perform product life cycle cost/benefit analysis, tradeoff studies, earned value analysis and risk reduction initiatives with evidence of development and execution
  • Communicate program information internally and externally through formal and informal presentations and correspondence
  • Coordinate, prepare and support data preparation and management activities for overarching business needs and maintain program performance
  • Identify, qualify and present new business initiatives for current customers to leadership for both domestic and international pursuits
  • Maintain status reports of programs and customer commitments and monitor technical performance, schedule and cost
  • Secure internal resources and ensure program-wide focus on safety, reliability, cost, schedule and adequacy of systems, procedures and people for long term success
  • Manage program baseline changes and configuration control
  • Lead other program managers or project managers as part of a line of business or products


  • A bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, systems engineering, software engineering, or equivalent field experience 
  • A minimum of 5 years of work experience and demonstrated results in leading development or production efforts 
  • Experience leading proposals
  • Experience creating and engaging a cross functional team of associates with a wide range of skill sets ensuring roles and responsibilities of all team members to assure program success
  • Any combination of education and experience can be considered equivalent 
  • Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

Type: Full-time

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