Lead, Geospatial Strategy Development

Melbourne, FL, USA
Mar 16, 2019
Apr 15, 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
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Other job types
Lead, Geospatial Strategy Development 2/15/19SalesUSA - CO - Broomfield, USA - FL - Melbourne




**Job ID:** **SIS20191502-30114**


**Geospatial Strategy Leader**

**Job Code: SIS20191502-30114**

**Job Location: Melbourne, FL or Broomfield, CO**

The Geospatial Strategy Leader will report to the Vice President/General Manager (VP/GM) and support the business unit leadership team (BU/BA & Functional Leaders) in the following primary areas:

1. Long-term strategy development, business area strategy correlation, reporting and communication development (e.g., PowerPoint);

2. Investment roadmaps and business case assessment of new business capture and technology development;

3. Portfolio management using strategic,and financial metrics as a guide

4. Cross-business area and cross business unit synergy opportunities;

5. Strategy and resourcing to support new business efforts

The Strategy Leader is accountable to the Geospatial Business Unit and Harris Corporation for the financial performance of the business unit; achievement of our strategic and business goals; and performance of our solutions for current and prospective customers.

**Role Responsibilities:**

+ Understand and drive strategic and portfolio priorities of the Geospatial Business Unit VP/GM

+ Develop and iteratively improve a cohesive, long-term Business Unit strategy that addresses market/customer needs, technology development, differentiated solutions, customer relationships, and organizational alignment. Business Unit strategy shall unify disparate technologies and programs as necessary to maintain Harris' lead in desired markets.

+ Establish and maintain a portfolio management approach to the Geospatial Business Areas and investments. Create a plan of action to achieve short-term Business Area goals, like specific opportunity capture, organizational adjustments, technology development, and capital plan execution.

+ Demonstrate high ethical standards and regard for the Harris Code of Conduct

+ Make informed, logical recommendations to the VP/GM and Business Area leaders, such as finance, engineering, and Business Area leads to maximize Business Unit performance.

+ Collaborate with the business leads to understand their needs; work to ensure their success.

+ Identify, recruit, and foster talented individuals and effective teams in support of the continued success of the business unit.

+ Cultivate strategic relationships with key internal and external stakeholders; work with segment-level leaders to obtain resources and support, and to ensure segment-level needs are met.

+ Communicate Business Area performance status and outlook to the members and Harris partners of the Geospatial business unit.


+ Active TS/SCI security clearance

+ Bachelor's Degree and minimum 9 years of prior relevant experience; or equivalent

+ Familiarity with Department of Defense, Intelligence Community, and International customers

**Preferred Additional Skills:**

+ Highly motivated, self starter who is willing to dive in to the details - collaboration and influence skills are a must

+ MBA and/or management consulting a strong desire

+ Strong business acumen, collaborative ability, and written communication skills

+ Ability to think abstractly and analytically to provide in-depth analysis and recommendations to internal customers, teammates, and external constituencies

+ Proven proficiency to prioritize tasks and organize a workload to ensure most important issues are addressed first

+ Competency making decisions with imperfect and incomplete information

+ High level of integrity

+ Practical use of applied statistics

+ Willingness to travel up to 50%

+ Can interpret, condense, and present findings to audiences with variable skill sets and experience levels

**Please be aware this position requires a** **TS/SCI Clearance.** **Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.**

**By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.**

**Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.**

**Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.**

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LocationUSA - FL - Melbourne, USA - CO - Broomfield