Contracts Program Manager


Position Description:

We are seeking a detail-oriented person to assist with our contract, subcontract, and program management efforts. The successful candidate must be a self-starter willing do what is required to complete assigned tasks and tasks they have assigned themselves.

Contract Management tasks will include:
• Reviewing contracts prior to acceptance
• Working with Program Managers to implement contract modifications
• Maintaining contracts into our business management systems
• Tracking Milestones and CDRLs/SDRLs
• Understand and implement required FAR and DFAR clauses

Subcontract Management tasks will include:
• Reviewing proposals from potential subcontractors/suppliers
• Negotiating subcontract terms and conditions
• Ensuring subcontractors are fulfilling their contractual obligations

Program Management tasks will include:
• Interface to customer and contract office
• Program schedule and cost management
• Project management of technical team
• Working with production for manufacturing of products
• Assist with preparation of proposals

Mandatory Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree (B.A./B.S.) from four-year college or university or the equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years managing contracts or subcontracts and 5+ years managing proposal preparations
  • Knowledge of the FAR and DFAR clauses
  • Experience reviewing contract documents including terms and conditions
  • Ability to work in a cross functional team
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Project, Word, PowerPoint, and Excel

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience in the space industry
  • BS in a technical discipline such as electrical engineering or physics
  • Experience with costing
  • Experience with one or more major prime contractors


All candidates must be U.S. Citizens or Permanent U.S. Residents. Space Micro is an equal opportunity employer.