Software: Project Manager

South Burlington, VT


The Project Manager will be a self-starter supporting the Software teams with project management functions and software configuration management. The selected candidate will be an integral team player working to ensure the teams develop and track to a schedule. This individual will also work with the program team to track program requirements, schedules, and budgets, including tools and resources. 
The person in this position will be responsible for ensuring that all relevant groups (including external contractors) are aligned on team schedules and milestones to support the aircraft production schedule.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Managing and coordinating team tasks, schedules, and resources 
  • Providing status updates to all levels of the company 
  • Configuration management for software changes, baselines, and releases, including chairing the software change control and release boards. 
  • Collaborating with team members to ensure schedule alignment for the overall program
  • Coordination with contractors to ensure development, design, and qualification efforts support the aircraft production schedule. 
  • Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities):

  • Accredited Engineering Degree in relevant discipline 
  • Minimum of 2 years as a project/program manager 
  • Experience working with software engineering teams 
  • Working knowledge of software configuration management practices 
  • Familiarity with Program/Project Management processes 
  • Relevant experience in other regulated industry will be valued 
  • Proven ability to manage large and complex projects 
  • Ability to remain positive and mitigate risk when course corrections are required
  • Excellent organizational, time management skills, and commitment to objectives and responsibilities
  • Demonstrated ability to manage initiatives of a technical, financial, marketing, and general business nature 
  • Ability to work autonomously 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Preferred Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities):

  • PMP certification is considered a plus 
  • DO-178C knowledge is considered an asset 
  • Working knowledge of Project Management tools (MSProject, Jira, others) 
  • Google G-suite including Drive, Mail, Calendar, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Charts; Slack
  • Polarion ALM, Subversion, GitLab, GNU Toolchain, or similar 
  • Video Interview:

    Please be aware that you may be invited to complete a Video Screening interview. This invite will be sent by email ( We highly recommend completing this step of the application process within the following 48 hours should you be invited.

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    BETA Technologies provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, place of birth, citizenship, disability, veteran or military status, health coverage status, HIV status, genetic information, crime victim status, pregnancy or a pregnancy-related condition or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. The company does not discriminate, and will not discriminate, and will not tolerate discrimination, based on any of these characteristics during the application process or in employment.

    All offers of employment at BETA Technologies are contingent upon favorable results of a thorough background check.

    BETA Technologies is an E-Verify employer.