Introduction

Program Manager (m/f/d) Aviation

  • Weßling
  • Permanent
  • Full-time

Come join 328 Support Services GmbH, in partnership with our sister company DRA GmbH, as part of our exciting Regional Aircraft Program dedicated to developing the next generation of technologically advanced aircraft. Be part of the vision and strategy to deliver enhanced products that support more sustainable aviation. We are a German company founded on the proud heritage of Dornier pioneering aviation and Germany’s reputation for engineering innovation, design and quality. Our passion is innovation and driven by the aspiration for more energy efficient, cleaner and safer air travel.

Your Tasks

  • Overall leadership, direction and guidance of all facets of your assigned programs, projects and/or control accounts
  • Responsible for the cost, schedule and technical performance of your teams to ensure successful program execution
  • Develop and monitor program baselines and performance, risk, opportunities, cost & schedule
  • Define, secure, organize and direct staff, resources, standards, processes, procedures and tools essential for the successful completion of a program.
  • Provide sound leadership and team-building to motivate, influence and effectively apply the program staff
  • Develop good internal/external communication systems
  • Ensure that program requirements, purposes, objectives, and expectations are communicated and flowed-down to the internal team and subcontractors
  • Resolve conflicts, demands and priorities on assigned programs
  • Work unplanned program issues to a best solution, including development of plans-forward, escalation and increased resources, as required
  • Effectively communicate program status to leadership
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with engineering, operations, contracts, subcontracts, finance, security, staffing, and procurement
  • For supplier program management, responsibilities will focus on managing the cost, schedule and technical performance of key vendors
  • Perform other duties as necessary

Your Profile

  • The ideal candidate will possess superior leadership, analytical and problem-solving skills, operate independently with limited supervision and feedback, be a strong team player, and have the ability to establish solid working relationships with technical staff, peers, suppliers and leadership within the organization
  • B.S /B.A. in Engineering, Science or Mathematics or equivalent with 5-10 years of relevant aerospace industry experience
  • Demonstrated track record of successfully leading engineering, development, test and certification projects >$15M
  • Experience managing innovative solutions to technical problems
  • Experience in building and leading a multi-disciplined team including members from Engineering, Operations, Integrated Supply Chain, and Quality
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with time-critical requirements
  • Demonstrated knowledge of, and experience implementing, EVMS, Risk & Opportunity Management, and IMS tools and processes (Microsoft Project is a plus)
  • Successful demonstration of preparing, managing and presenting required Gate reviews to leadership
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Supplier program manager roles additionally require experience successfully managing vendors - generating SOWs, evaluating proposals, performing source selections, evaluating and leading the cost, schedule and technical performance of suppliers

What we offer

  • Work with us on a high-tech product "Made in Germany" at an aviation hub in the attractive surroundings of Munich
  • Flexible working hours
  • Individual training opportunities
  • 30 days of vacation a year
  • Subsidized lunch at our canteen
  • Group accident insurance
  • Capital-forming benefits
  • Easy access to the public transport system - we are directly located at the A96
  • Free parking
  • Flat hierarchies and the possibility to take on responsibility with enough room to grow 

Did we arouse your interest?

We are looking forward to your application.

328 Support Services GmbH
Human Resources
Special Airport Oberpfaffenhofen
D-82234 Weßling / Germany
E:  career@328.eu
W: www.328.eu
T:  +49 8153 88111 2315