Project Management (Professional)

Northrop Grumman
Linthicum, MD
Jan 13, 2022
Jan 15, 2022
Full Time
Requisition ID: R10023729Category: Program ManagementLocation: Linthicum - MD, United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: SecretTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this positionShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the TimePositions Available: 1At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work "A cents € and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.Northrop Grumman's Air Superiority Mission Systems (ASMS) Operating Unit (OU), operating within the Advanced Systems Business Unit, Airborne Multifunction Sensors (AMS) Division, is offering a unique opportunity for employees to jump-start their careers in program management in the Project Management field. This position will be located in Baltimore, Maryland.The ASMS OU is one of the fastest growing programs in the AMS Division and has a unique range of cutting-edge technology programs spanning development and production, while operating in a challenging and fast-paced environment to bring needed capability to the warfighter.Position Summary/Responsibilities:Serves as liaison between Program management and planning, technical managers, and line management. Reviews status of projects and budgets; manages schedules and prepares status reports. Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives. Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with program managers, line managers, and customers. Potential job duties may also include, but are not limited to:Working side by side with the Program Manager and Integrated Product Team (IPT) leads on all program reporting and executive level presentations.Ensuring that IPT processes and products result in quality, compliant, affordable, and on-time deliverables that achieve customer satisfaction.Ensures implementation of new processes and implements process improvement changes.Capturing, tracking and managing meeting action items to closure.Creating, maintaining, and updating meeting attendance lists and rhythm.Supports Risk and Opportunity management of the IPT and program.Performing as Scrum Master for Agile team execution.Performing/Assisting as Cost Account Manager with Technical IPT lead.Adherence to budget baselines utilizing Earned Value Management (EVM) or similar cost and schedule control methodologies and tools.Managing Government/Customer supplied property or information (GFE/CFE, etc).Management of suppliers to meet program objectives.Adherence to all internal processes, policies and applicable industry standards.Ensuring IPT understands and adheres to contract scope and manages change through control board activities.Development and adherence to plans and schedules.Basic Qualifications:Bachelor's degree, 3 years' experience supporting US Government contracts or project management in other industries. Or 1 year with Master's Degree.Proficiency with MS Office applicationsThe ability to apply knowledge, insights and understanding of business and financial concepts, tools and processes to the benefit of program decisions, actions and performance.The ability to manage communications with stakeholders through organized processes to ensure that program information is defined, collected, shard, understood, stored and retrieved in a manner that effectively meets program stakeholder needs.The ability to identify and address program impacts through systematic, proactive, approach to issue and problem resolution that identifies, communicates, monitors and promptly resolves conflicts across all levels of the program.The ability to monitor/control program plans, cost and schedule baselines that meet both program contractual requirements and stakeholder expectations.Active DoD Secret clearance or higher (granted or renewed within the last 6 years) and ability to obtain special access clearances.Preferred Qualifications:Experience in program management, engineering, manufacturing or supply chainExperience working development, production and/or sustainment programsProficiency with Microsoft ProjectCost Account Management CertificationExperience/Training in Earned Value ManagementExperience with SAP or other Enterprise Resource Planning SystemsAgile TrainingScrum Master Experience/TrainingActive DoD Top Secret Clearance (granted or renewed within the last 6 years) and ability to obtain special access clearanceActive special access clearanceSalary Range: 65000 - 97600Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 (we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by your start date if it is after January 18th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit US Citizenship is required for most positions.

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