Project Manager Jobs in USA | General Atomics Career

Job Summary

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.

This position is responsible for managing and coordinating the daily operational aspects of a project and serves as the liaison between project management and the project team, planning, and line management to present and exchange information. Continually reviews status of the project and budget; manages schedules and develops appropriate reports to document progress of the project. Assesses project issues and develops solutions to meet production, quality, and customer-satisfaction goals and objectives. Participates in the development of mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project management, line management, and the customer.


Assist with development of project plan and manage resources to ensure project schedule, budget, quality, and specification goals are attained.
Monitor project schedule, timeline, and milestones from initiation to delivery to meet delivery goals.
Coordinate departmental and/or cross-functional teams to assign and prioritize tasks focused on delivering new or upgrading existing products and/or services.
Monitor work of project management staff, providing technical support and direction when necessary.
Create progress reports, proposals, requirements documentation. May present results to project staff when necessary.
Coordinate with staff and project team to expand services and potential business opportunities.
Ensure compliance with environmental and other regulations.
Identify and assess project issues and develop recommendations for solutions to meet productivity, quality and customer satisfaction goals and objectives.
May act as a lead providing direction and guidance to employees working on assigned project.
May participate in the request for proposal (RFP) process to generate new business.
Maintain the strict confidentiality of sensitive information.
Responsible for ensuring all laws, regulations and other applicable obligations are observed wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company.
Responsible for ensuring work is accomplished in a safe manner in accordance with established operating procedures and practices.
Additional Functions: Other duties as assigned or required.

We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.

Job Qualifications

Typically requires a Bachelors in Business Administration or related discipline and at least six years of progressively complex experience in project administration. May substitute equivalent experience in lieu of education.
Must have a good understanding of project management processes and procedures, planning and scheduling methods, and budget management as well as the ability to organize, schedule, and coordinate workloads to meet established milestones and budgets.
Must possess the ability to initiate, plan and manage projects.
The ability to identify issues, analyze and interpret data and develop solutions to a wide range of issues.
Strong communication, computer, documentation, presentation, and interpersonal skills.
The ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Must be able to work extended hours and travel as required.

Job Category

Program/Project Management

Experience Level

Mid-Level (3-7 years)


Full-Time Salary

Travel Percentage Required

0% – 25%

Relocation Assistance Provided?


US Citizenship Required?


Clearance Required?


The General Atomics(GA) group of companies is a world renowned leader in developing high – technology systems ranging from the nuclear fuel cycle to electromagnetic systems; remotely operated surveillance aircraft; airborne sensors; advanced electronic, wireless, and laser technologies; and biofuels. We offer an excellent opportunity to realize your full potential and fulfill your career aspirations.Join the GA Team where you can make a difference! Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer