Product Line Manager
Location WA, Redmond
Department Program Management
Employment Type Full Time
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Are you looking for an opportunity to use your technical and business skills to drive a P&L? Come to Crane Aerospace & Electronics and use your skills to improve and drive performance for our Space Operation.  We are seeking a technical Product Line Manager.

Crane Aerospace & Electronics supplies critical systems and components to the aerospace and defense markets. You’ll find Crane Aerospace & Electronics in some of the toughest environments: from engines to landing gear; from satellites to medical implants and from missiles to unmanned aerial systems (UAS).

The Product Line Manager is responsible for the planning and execution of the business. This includes strategic planning, gathering and prioritizing product and customer requirements, product life cycle management, determining and maintaining the overall product road map, The position requires working closely with Engineering, Operations and quality to ensure revenue, profit and customer satisfaction goals are met.



  • Oversee and manage overall line of business developing and executing on process development and manufacturing space assemblies
  • Own cost, schedule and performance for multiple development and production programs
  • Manage customer relationships at multiple levels across a range of functions – from management, to engineering, quality, procurement and more.
  • Coordinate and track development, operations, quality, supply chain teams
  • Manage and track all aspects of the P&L – orders, sales, costs, profitability, pricing models
  • Develop proposals and quotations
  • Analyze ETC/EAC’s, utilization, reporting and forecasting
  • Ensure adherence to the product development methodology
  • Present oral and written reports defining plans, problems, and resolutions to appropriate levels of management.
  • Deliverables include: meeting project deadlines, templates, product development lifecycle artifacts, proposal preparation, risk registers, status reports, project/program review materials, project documentation and schedules, meeting minutes, and other requested document

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree required. MBA preferred.
  • Experience with Electronics Manufacturing is required. Experience in space eletronic components or power components manfacturing a plus. 
  • 10 years’ work related experience
  • Strong communication skills, the ability to lead coordination meetings and actively facilitate progress in order to achieve scheduled goals.
  • People skills, good judgment, and flexibility are critical to this position.
  • Demonstrated experience supporting complex product development engineering projects
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Project, PowerPoint, Microsoft Office Word, Outlook, and Excel


Special Work Conditions:

  • Applicants selected could be subject to a Government security investigation and must meet the eligibility requirements for access to classified information.
  • Eligibility requirements include U.S. nationals, permanent residents (Green Card), or Asylees.

Crane Aerospace & Electronics offers competitive salaries and outstanding opportunities for career growth and development.  Visit our website at for more information on our company, benefits and great opportunities.

This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work being performed by employees within this classification.  It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Crane Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.