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Technical Project Manager

Enterprise Integration

Posted on 6/18/2024

Rocket Lab USA

Rocket Lab USA

1,001-5,000 employees

Space launch, spacecraft design, and manufacturing

Industrial & Manufacturing
Hardware
Aerospace

Compensation Overview

$115k - $195kAnnually

+ Company Stock + Cash Incentives

Expert

Littleton, CO, USA

Category
Project Management
Engineering Management
Business & Strategy
Required Skills
Management
JIRA
Development Operations (DevOps)
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree; and 10+ years of industry experience in computer science, software engineering, aerospace engineering, or other technical discipline
  • 3+ years of experience with project management and interfacing with external contractors
  • Thorough understanding of spacecraft data systems and ground software
  • Thorough understanding of the software development lifecycle
  • Experience using Jira for software development management
  • Experience with systems engineering methods, including systems trades, requirements management, performance characterization, and interface management
  • Ability to obtain Secret security clearance
Responsibilities
  • Manage the integration of an innovative constellation ground system to internal and external interfaces
  • Drive adoption of modern cloud-based ground systems architectures, cloud DEVOPS processes, and emerging cloud services within the company
  • Interface directly with subcontractors, consultants, and internal engineering teams to develop and maintain product development plans, provide progress updates, and meet project delivery milestones
  • Define KPIs for contractors and internal development teams
  • Set the battle rhythm for subcontractors to provide feature drops to the overall program
  • Develop and maintain staffing plans with senior leadership
  • Plan major integration points and testing between teams
  • Drive best practices for collecting feedback and implementing improvements
  • Develop and maintain software development standards and procedures to ensure that all software deliverables are of the highest quality and meet customer requirements

Rocket Lab offers end-to-end space solutions, including reliable launch services, spacecraft design and manufacturing, and satellite components such as the Electron small orbital launch vehicle and the Photon satellite platform. Their technologies support various applications such as national security, scientific research, Earth observation, and communications.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$1.5B

Headquarters

Lakewood, California

Founded

2006

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

13%

1 year growth

34%

2 year growth

96%