17-0315 Risk manager

Celeris Systems is seeking a Risk Manager to join our team of diverse Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) experts. The SE&I Team provides specialized engineering, analysis, operations support and subject matter expertise for US Air Force programs. The team also provides systems engineering and analysis services to include system development, enterprise and system architecture, acquisition, testing, operations and sustainment support for existing and new capabilities. Finally, team members provide an enterprise perspective for identification and review of risks and risk mitigation plans and work to institutionalize systems engineering best practices. Major duties of this position include:

  • Serve as the process expert for Segment teams demonstrating command of the subject matter and the methods of implementation and providing in depth training as required
  • Assist program managers in the identification and management of risks and issues; including facilitation of formal risk identification sessions, development of risks statements, performing critical path and root cause analysis, implementation of comprehensive handling/fallback plans, and conducting impact and resource assessments
  • Ensure integration of risks into the Enterprise Master Schedule (EMS) and program Integrated Master Schedules (IMS)
  • Review contractor risks for cross-program impacts, adequacy of analysis and effectiveness of handling approach
  • Prepare situational awareness briefings for internal and external customers, including risk status reports and metrics
  • Collaborate with prime contractors, other support contractors, government civilians, and members of the U.S. Air Force

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Current DoD Secret Security Clearance or ability to obtain a clearance
  • Strong, proactive leader who takes the initiative to identify, own and solve customer challenges
  • Experience working with Air Force/DoD customers

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience working with DoD acquisition organizations
  • GPS program experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills as well as organizational skill
  • Wage/Salary: This is a full time position, wages commensurate with experience
  • Relocation Expense: Not included

Job Type: Full-time

Physical Address of Work Location: El Segundo, CA

Please forward your resume to recruiting@celeris-systems.com or if you would like additional information please contact us at careers@celeris-systems.com

Celeris Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.

Benefits include:

  • Competitive benefits package
  • Strong entrepreneurial values
  • Exposure to clients and firm leaders
  • Challenging and rewarding work
  • Strong, growing business

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