Northrop Grumman Program Manager, (OneVault) Consulting Level in Irving, Texas

Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, cybersecurity, C4ISR, logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers Worldwide.

The Northrop Grumman Enterprise Services Sector is seeking a Program Manager to join our team of qualified, diverse leaders in our Information Technology Solutions (ITS) Division. ITS provides information technology solutions and services across Northrop Grumman, driving superior business performance through a robust, secure, cost-effective IT infrastructure which enables collaboration and strategic business partnering to foster innovation and technology.

This motivated individual will serve as a Program Manager to advise, consult and oversee the production and delivery of large complex strategic priority program supporting large and/or multiple service lines within the Enterprise Services Sector. These programs have high risk and significant impact to the business and the goals of the enterprise. Most of these programs, have several projects aligned to the programs.

This position will report directly to the Director of Program Operations and lead the OneVault program or other similar assigned activity. The position is located in TX, VA, or Virtual.

The successful candidate's responsibilities include:

Provide program management oversight for program execution and achievement of scope objectives including: quality, cost, schedule, technical and affordability goals

Advise and consult senior management on program objectives and activities

Lead program review sessions with Executive Leadership and customer to discuss program performance, issues, risks and opportunities

Responsible for directing the integration and coordination with all program stakeholders to ensure effective and efficient incorporation of changes affecting baseline program requirements. Typical stakeholders include Vice Presidents, VP-CIOs, Sector Presidents or CPC members.

Provide leadership and guidance to multiple projects or work streams that are an integral part of the program to ensure project is in alignment with company goals and objectives, as well as ensure compliance with all applicable company policies, procedures, directives and program objectives

Utilizes project management techniques to gauge progress and identify performance variances on all aspects of the program to minimize risk, cost and schedule variances, and provide intervention on critical areas.

Although the program managers has no direct reports, they will inspire, influence and guide several members on the project team to ensure successful program execution.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree and at least 20 years of relevant,professional experience

18 years of professional experience with a Masters

15 years of professional experience with a PHD

Demonstrated experience using and understanding of the project management lifecycle and key performance indicators

Experience with program planning and risk/opportunity management

Demonstrated ability to establish strong relationship with customer

Experience leading a matrixed team

Experience managing high risk projects or system implementations.

Experience creating executive-level written and verbal presentations and communications

Ability to travel 25% of the time

Preferred Qualifications:

Master's degree

Thorough knowledge of the EVMS, IPRS, and other financial reporting tools required

Experience leading a multiple dimensional team

Previous management experience

Project Management Certification

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