Program Manager, LW Advanced Development

Job Description

Program Manager, LibertyWorks Advanced Development

Indianapolis, IN

As the Program Manager, LW Advanced Development, you will support customer business engagement activities as the LW Advanced Development program lead, providing all program management duties for customer product studies and program support of customer proposal activities.

We're the second largest global provider of defense aero-engine products and services globally with 16,000 engines in the service of 160 customers in 100 countries. Our engines power aircraft in every major sector, including: transport, combat, patrol, trainers, helicopters and unmanned aerial vehicles.

At Rolls-Royce, we look beyond tomorrow. We continually pioneer integrated power and propulsion solutions to deliver cleaner, safer and more competitive power.

Key Accountabilities:
  • Support of Customer Business engagement activities and capture as well as management of customer requirements
  • Program support of customer proposal activities
  • Management of ongoing competitive intelligence & analysis activities, and acting as the Advanced Platforms Competitive Intelligence Steering Committee Chair
  • Coordination of non-advocate reviews on Advanced Development future product activities
  • Providing all program management duties for customer product studies, including: contract coordination; project planning, resource planning, cost / schedule management, risk management; earned value management, on-time deliverables, and customer satisfaction
  • Providing all program management duties for internal trade studies and associated R&T projects, including: project planning, resource planning, cost / schedule management, risk management; earned value management, on-time deliverables, and reporting to stakeholders
  • LW Advanced Development future product development planning and product business case support


Rolls-Royce is a Military Friendly Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic.

Basic Requirements:

• Associates degree and 7+ years of experience, OR

• Bachelor's degree with 5+ years of experience, OR

• Master's degree with 3+ years of experience, OR

• JD/PhD, or

• 9+ years of experience in lieu of a degree

• In order to be considered for this opportunity, you must be a US citizen

Preferred Requirements:

• Demonstrated strengths in customer & stakeholder management

• Demonstrated ability to influence and deliver in a cross-functional environment

• Project or program management experience in technology and/or development programs

Beyond tomorrow

We are an equal opportunities employer. We're committed to developing a diverse workforce and an inclusive working environment. We believe that people from different backgrounds and cultures give us different perspectives. And the more perspectives we have, the more successful we'll be. By building a culture of respect and appreciation, we give everyone who works here the opportunity to realize their full potential.

You can learn more about our global Diversity and Inclusion strategy here.

So that you can be your best at work and home, we'll consider flexible working arrangements for everyone, in any role.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we are keeping our people safe by offering the option to work from home where possible and necessary. If you're successful for this role you'll be expected to work from home on a temporary basis. When Rolls-Royce updates the safety protocols related to COVID-19, you may be required to work in multiple spaces (home, office, alternate locations, etc.) as needed across the work week. These may vary dependent on required tasks, the needs of the team, and the focus of the organization.

Level C