Northrop Grumman Project Management Manager 2 in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Project Management Manager 2

Requisition ID: 18009438

Location(s): United States-Colorado-Colorado Springs

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading company whose work with cutting-edge technology is driven by something human: the lives our technology protects?If so, Northrop Grumman may be the place for you.It’s not the systems that drive us: it’s the soldier our systems bring home. It’s not just the equipment that motivates us: it’s the people our equipment protects. It’s not the innovation that gets us up in the morning: it’s whom those innovations serve. We’re united by our work to help people and protect the world. And that mission makes our team even stronger.

When you join Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with coworkers in an environment that’s uniquely caring, diverse, and respectful. Employees share experiences, insights, perspectives, and creative solutions with some of the best minds in the industry. We collaborate through integrated product teams, cross-functional teams, and employee resource groups, while thriving through the support of training and development, mentors and every day coaching, along with extensive health and work/life benefits. We’re committed to our employees’ professional and personal development and success.

Northrop Grumman recruits top talent with traditional and non-traditional backgrounds in order to ensure our team is united, connected, skilled, focused and innovative. An inclusive workplace of people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives is the key to our performance. At Northrop Grumman, we want our employees to bring their whole self to work.All your different sides are welcome here, as we believe they make our team, our products and our services, that much better.

Northrop Grumman's Technology Services is seeking an experienced Project Manager 2 to serve as the Sustainment Lead supporting the Sustainment and Modification of Radar Sensors (SMORS) program. This position is located in Colorado Springs, Colorado.This position is contingent upon program award.

Roles and Responsibilities:

The qualified applicant will function as the focal point for SMORS Sustainment task orders, providing overall direction, leadership, program management, people management and development, and task order and resource allocation (headcount and staffing plans).The selected candidate will have the following roles and responsibilities:

·Develop mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with SMORS program management and functional leads.

·The qualified applicant will oversee and manage all operational aspects and performance of the SMORS Sustainment task orders.

·Responsible for the administration, planning, scheduling, communications, problem resolution, deliverables, and technical performance Sustainment activities (i.e. depot maintenance, logistics, parts obsolesce, systems engineering, configuration management, supply support, training and technical data.

  • Manages the day-to-day work on the Sustainment task orders through delegation to technical leads. Assigns tasks to team members, monitors progress and reports to SMORS program management and customer to ensure quality of team's work and on-time completion.

  • Collaborates with the customer and internal/external stakeholders to ensure client-satisfaction regarding project goals and objectives and strategic initiatives.

  • Serves as mentor andpoint of contact for team members to escalate, coordinate, and resolve issues and participates in goal-setting, drafts and delivers team member performance evaluations.

  • Provides inputs to the preparation of Sustainment task order proposals, business plans, work statements and specifications, operating budgets and other management work products.

Please view this short video for an overview of the screening process for this manager position:

Basic Qualifications:

·Bachelor’s degreein an engineeringor related field with a minimum of 8 years overall experience (or a Master’s degree with 6 years)

·Demonstrated logistics leadership and management experience working with large matrix teams

·U.S. Citizen and must have a Secret security clearance or higher

·Flexibility to travel for customer purposes

Preferred Qualifications

·2 years of direct supervisory people management responsibility in a project setting

·Experience withUSAF/DoD tactical warning, space situational awareness and/orradar systems

·Previous experience supporting a Government and/or DoD customer

·Good verbal and interpersonal skills required to work closely with teammates, stakeholders and both internal and external customers

·Familiarity with Northrop Grumman project execution, processes and procedures

·Familiarity with MS Office suite of tools (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project)

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Project Management Manager 2

Location: Colorado-Colorado Springs

Requisition ID: 18009438