LIFT your career past the boundaries of possibility at Aerojet Rocketdyne.
Legacy | Innovation | Fulfillment | Teamwork
At Aerojet Rocketdyne, our people further the exploration of space, and keep America safe. It doesn’t get much better than that. From the Apollo missions to exploring Pluto, we have a long history of accomplishments.
We are seeking several Materiel Program Management (MPM) Analysts to join the Aerojet Rocketdyne team. In this role, you will work with Engineering, Operations, Program Management and Suppliers supporting Rocket Engine Programs. You will work closely with senior MPMs to provide Supply Chain/Materiel Management (SC/MM) representation and guidance in support of Business Unit and Business Development activities. MPMs are responsible for instructing the SC/MM team in developing and documenting strategies, plans, and processes for integration into the Program Management plan. MPMs work directly with Program Management as the primary customer contact representing Supply Chain program activities.
Manage the cost, schedule, PO placement, and technical performance of the SC/MM activities for assigned program(s).
Act as primary interface to management for the execution of assigned programs.
Prepare and make presentations to program leadership.
Monitor supplier quality and delivery performance identify problems and coordinate solutions with suppliers, lead all reviews with suppliers.
Prepare and maintain priced bills of material. Read and understand Customer RFP requirements and documents and communicates ground rules/assumptions used in proposals. Support proposal and material pricing activities associated with responding to customer RFPs.
Positions are available in multiple Aerojet Rocketdyne locations and relocation assistance is available:
Canoga Park, CA (Los Angeles area)
West Palm Beach, FL
Requires a Bachelor’s degree and at least three (3) years of directly related experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
US Citizenship Only Required. Dual Citizenship does not meet job qualifications.
Must be able to effectively lead and manage projects.
Ability to analyze material consumption and project future trends.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing, EVMS, issue escalation, Supply Chain practices and sources for procuring goods and services.
Must be able to organize and prioritize work assignments to meet designated schedules.
Ability to provide administrative leadership to accomplish goals and commitments.
Must be able to use MS Office Programs.
Ability and willingness to travel up to 25% of the time.
Professional certifications in areas such as Supply Chain Management, Project Management, Program Management, Contracts Management, Purchasing Management, Production, and Inventory Control, etc.
Familiarity with aerospace rocket motor program materials and manufacturing processes.
7 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
At Aerojet Rocketdyne, our people further the exploration of space, and keep America safe. It doesn’t get much better than that. A world-recognized aerospace and defense leader providing propulsion and energetics to the space, missile defense and strategic systems, tactical systems and armaments areas, our projects present tangible opportunities for you to make a significant impact and be recogniz...ed for your outstanding work.
Founded in 1942, we have a long history of accomplishments, but here are just a few:
• Our monopropellant hydrazine thrusters helped guide NASA’s Mars Science Lab to a successful landing on August 5, 2012. The much anticipated landing delivered the rover Curiosity to the Martian surface.
• Aerojet Rocketdyne provided solid rocket boosters and other propulsion for the Juno spacecraft which arrived at Jupiter in 2016.
• Every Delta IV mission to date has used Aerojet Rocketdyne propulsion to help launch a variety of satellites for military and commercial customers.
In addition to medical/dental/vision insurance, our benefits include a 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement, vacation, sick leave, year-end shut down and more. Aerojet Rocketdyne has openings in various locations throughout the US.
Aerojet Rocketdyne is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, Women, Veterans & Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply.