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Northrop Grumman Program Manager 2 (Production Air Vehicle IPT) - Melbourne, FL in Melbourne, Florida

Program Management


Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.

Northrop Grumman's Aeronautics Systems sector has an opening for a Program Manager 2 to join our Production IPT of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, Florida .

The Program Manager will manage the Production Air Vehicle program and is responsible for:

  • Cost, Schedule and Technical Performance of the Production Air Vehicle programs to manage structural and change engineering of the E-2D platform, including:

  • Directing all phases of the Program from inception through completion

  • Participating in the negotiation of contract and contract changes

  • Coordinating the preparation of future proposals, business plans, proposal work statements and specifications, operating budgets and financial terms/conditions of contracts.

This individual will be the Air Vehicle customer contact to the Navy counterpart, leading program review sessions with the customer to:

  • Discuss cost, schedule, and technical performance

  • Establish milestones and monitor adherence to master plans and schedules

  • Identify program problems and obtains solutions such as allocation of resources or changing contractual specifications

The successful candidate must have a record of achieving successful outcomes by leading diverse technical teams, navigating internal processes, communicating with customers, creating a work environment that engages our employees, managing suppliers, bringing clarity and clear direction to ambiguous situations, excelling in the fundamentals of program management and perceptive use of predictive metrics.

As a leader, you always act with integrity, and the highest ethical standards characterize everything you do. You enable your team to achieve predictable and balanced results, while satisfying the needs of internal and external partners. You treat all people with respect, and you model personal growth and continuous development. You know how to build an inclusive environment that attracts, retains, and inspires a diverse and engaged team. You develop trusted and valued customer relationships and communicate effectively, so that people throughout the organization feel engaged and connected to their work. You deliver excellence, strive for continuous improvement and respond vigorously to change.

You ensure that your team has the information and tools needed to perform at their best. You demonstrate our committed pursuit of applying innovation to meet the requirements of our customer. You craft and execute strategies that result in sustainable value creation that delivers measurable results.

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Job Category : Program Management