Program Manager
Posted on 3/23/2024
Muon Space

51-200 employees

Deploys custom space sensors for data insights
Company Overview
Muon Space stands out in the industry through its unique approach of deploying custom space sensors, tailored to the specific needs of their clients, thereby providing a competitive advantage in obtaining precise and actionable data. The company's culture emphasizes close collaboration between their team of scientists, operations, and data teams, ensuring a seamless and efficient process from understanding client needs to data implementation. As a leader in space-based sensing solutions, Muon Space is redefining our understanding of the planet, demonstrating technical prowess and industry leadership.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding





Mountain View, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Remote in USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Product Management
Product Strategy
  • 2+ years of professional experience working in a program management role.
  • Experienced leader able to build a plan, build a team, and execute with clear ownership and minimal oversight.
  • Direct experience with space or aerospace industry program planning and execution.
  • Proven ability to manage technical development and/or R&D scope and technical teams.
  • Experience working with business development on USG captures and supporting and/or leading proposals.
  • Confident understanding of Agile product development and technology development lifecycle processes.
  • Continuous learner that is not afraid to lead through uncertainty, take chances, and learn from his/her mistakes.
  • Consistently takes initiative and champions causes that need to be addressed.
  • Demonstrated emotional intelligence to interact and empathize with staff, colleagues, cross-functional teams, and customers.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Comfortable working in a dynamic and fast-paced development environment.
  • Able to travel CONUS up to 25% of time.
  • Able to obtain a security clearance.
  • Program Execution: Have full accountability for successful execution (cost, schedule, technical) of multiple current contracts. Update monthly financial actuals and forecasts. Provide monthly status updates to support Program Excellence Reviews.
  • Processes: Support development of Muon Space’s Program Excellence Framework, a set of documented processes for program start-up, execution, and close-out.
  • Agile Development: Act as Business Owner and/or Product Owner for contract-related technologies. Support product management and system architects on solutions engineering. Actively participate in major Agile ceremonies, such as PI planning.
  • Growth and Strategy: Lead or support proposal development as requested. Define and execute growth strategies for current and follow-on contracts. Support product management in company roadmaps by being the voice of the customer on their needs.
  • All other duties as assigned