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Program Manager

ORBIT is looking for you – highly motivated and passionate, Program Manager experienced in leading multidisciplinary programs/projects with experience in Defense and Aerospace products
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What you will do:

  • Leading the program according to the customer contract.
  • Overall responsibility of all Contractual aspects
  • Managing several projects in parallel – different requirements, use cases and customers
  • Managing the Customer throughout the Program (communication & interface)
  • Managing multidisciplinary program team in a matrix environment
  • Owning and Managing the Program budget, revenue and cash flow
  • Managing the Program schedule, Coordination between the different teams operations, planning, purchasing and R&D
  •  Proven expert in On-Time delivery
  • Managing risks and creating mitigation plans for removing roadblocks
  • Participation in Pre and Post-Sale activities. Understanding customer requirements and needs
  • Regular and timely reporting of program progress to upper management
  • Evolve current release and development processes to be more efficient and with higher quality.
  • Be a key player in the organizational roadmap definition.

What you must have:

  • At least 8 years of proven experience in managing and leading multidisciplinary defense/Aerospace programs
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • At least 8 years’ experience in customer relations outside of Israel – program management, pre sales
  • Capable to formulate program management documentation, both internal and external (Presentations, DR’s, Risk Management, Vendor SOW, etc.)
  • Advantage – Proven experience in system engineering
  • Advantage – background as PM at large companies such as Rafael, Elbit, IAI
  • Advantage – Experience in Airborne and Mil-STD systems
  • Highly proficiency with project management tools – MS- project act…
  • Excellent understanding of program execution methodologies.
  • An independent problem solver.
  • Excellent communication skills, team worker and ability to thrive in a global multi-site environment.
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment
  • Strong leadership skills and experience managing programs, operational teams and timelines.
  • Fluent English – speaking, writing, reading – Must
  • Dual citizenship US/Israel – Advantage


  • BSc/MSc in Physics or Electrical/Mechanical/Aeronautical/System Engineering
  • PMP, Program Management Professional

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