Program Manager - Contracts Manager


Position Description:

Space Micro is seeking a hybrid Contract Manager – Program Manager to support its growing business. The successful candidate will spend approximately 50% of their time providing contract and subcontract management support to the organization. The remaining 50% of their time will be spent managing 1-3 hardware or development programs.


Contract Management tasks will include:

  • Negotiating contract terms and conditions with customers
  • Reviewing contracts prior to acceptance
  • Working with Program Managers to implement contract modifications
  • Entering contracts into our business management systems
  • Conducting internal kick-off meetings
  • Assist with preparation of proposals
  • 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:

  • Communicating program status to customers
  • Organizing design reviews to customer and company requirements
  • Managing financial and labor hour budgets
  • Managing matrixed multi-disciplinary team to complete program on-time on on-budget
  • Maintaining program schedule
  • Ensure development moves into manufacturing and delivery


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