Project Manager

Work to build humanity’s future in space — enable people to go to the moon, Mars, and beyond. Made In Space, Inc. is developing breakthrough manufacturing technologies for space and terrestrial spin-offs. Our goal: radically change the way we do space missions today by building everything you need for space, in space.

Location: Jacksonville, FL

Job Overview:

+ Manage timeline and schedules of multiple on-going projects
+ Create and manage daily/weekly/monthly milestones
+ Drive the planning, budget, project definition, schedule, resources, technical decisions and trade-offs
+ Tracking, executing, and releasing projects to production
+ Work with multidisciplinary teams and leaders – RF, Mechanical, Board Design, System Architecture, System Integration, Software, Manufacturing and Test, to enable successful execution of state of the art projects from beginning to end

Qualifications:

+ B.S. in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent area of focus
+ Ability to manage, motivate, and push engineers
+ Attention to detail
+ Advanced verbal and written communication skills
+ 5+ years of experience
+ Must be a “U.S. person” as defined by the ITAR (22 CFR §120.15)

Preferred Skills and Experience:

+ M.S. in Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent area of focus
+ Familiarity with MS Project
+ Training in Agile, PMP, Six Sigma, OR DMAIC
+ Certifications preferred
+ Knowledge of project management tools, such as MS Project, Rally, Asana, etc.
+ Knowledge of Kanban and pipeline-like processes
+ Security Clearance (TS/SCI preferred)

Work Environment

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; talk; or hear. The employee must occasionally lift or move office products and supplies, up to 20 pounds.

ITAR Requirements & Equal Opportunity Employer

To conform to U.S. Government space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) you must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State. Learn more about the ITAR here.

Made In Space is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Made In Space is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability, or any other legally protected status.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.