Armstrong Project Manager (PM) Opportunity! – Apply by 11th July

Armstrong Project Manager (PM) Opportunity!

As an Armstrong Project Manager (PM), you will be responsible for leading and managing an integrated project team to plan, track and accomplish mission objectives in accordance with NASA and Center regulations. You will be responsible for providing technical and project management leadership and direction, including project planning/programming/budgeting/execution, performance tracking against established baseline, and communications to successfully accomplish flight research and test goals.


  • This position is open to U.S. citizens, nationals or those who owe allegiance to the U.S.
  • Position subject to pre-employment background security investigation.
  • You must meet qualifications requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
  • If selected, you will be required to complete a financial disclosure statement.
  • This position may require a one-year probationary period

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Duties described below are at the highest grade advertised. Duties assigned at lower grade levels will be of more limited scope, performed with less independence and limited complexity; duties will be commensurate with the grade of selected employee.
  • Serves as Deputy/PM and works closely within the Leadership Triad (PM, project chief engineer, operations engineer) to lead project planning and strategy throughout the project’s lifecycle.
  • Provides daily project leadership and management of operations, ensuring activities are aligned with technical priorities. Leads project development efforts and resource utilization to ensure technical requirements are aligned to budget and schedule.
  • Sets the organizational climate and serves as an authoritative source of information and guidance, as the PM. Ensures continual assessment of risk, schedule, cost, design, test, and execution of projects against baseline.
  • Plans/develops/negotiates budget, workforce, and resource allocations with line managers and works closely with resource analysts and schedulers to lead and manage project activities.
  • Communicates technical, management and financial performance/progress and issues within the Project Triad the Programs and Projects Directorate; Aeronautics Center leadership; and others as required.
  • Works collaboratively within the Leadership Triad, to lead the management of schedule and financial performance; develop long and short-range plans of extensive scope and variety; and inform and refine priorities in relation to budget and schedule.
  • Works collaboratively within the Leadership Triad to solve complex technical, programmatic, and organizational problems in a dynamic, rigorous and technical environment.
  • Formulates and negotiates agreements and partnerships for support of project goals and objectives. May also include Contractual Oversight duties.
  • Fosters a culture of engagement, diversity, inclusiveness, excellence and innovation. Champions NASAs commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Accessibility to create an environment that promotes a commitment to safety, integrity, and teamwork.


Published on July 10th, 2024

Last updated on July 10th, 2024