Northrop Grumman Logistics Planner 2 in Palmdale, California

Logistics Planner 2

Requisition ID: 18005575

Location(s): United States-California-Palmdale

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security and freedom of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you.

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, logistics and modernization, cyber security, and C4ISR to government and commercial customers. We operate in all 50 states and 25 countries with 65,000 employees who are committed to innovation, development, and discovery. Here at Northrop Grumman, we seek to deliver the value of performance by bringing the next generation of technology to life.

Our professionals live and breathe different perspectives here; we are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and well aware that the more ideas, backgrounds, opinions, and experiences we bring to our work, the stronger that work will be. Just as you would invest your time and hard work into our company, we focus on investing back into you through enriching professional experiences and high-quality learning and development opportunities. We want you to bring your whole self to work and for you to have meaningful connections with your coworkers, customers, and communities, while providing the best products, systems, and technologies to protect our world.

Job Description:

Northrop Grumman Technology Services is seeking a Logistics Planner 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals who provide Logistics Planning Support, Aircraft Systems Integration, and Maintenance Support for assigned systems through analysis of Engineering Data Packages and Customer Directives. The qualified candidate reviews site survey results and letters of offer and acceptance and formulates specific recommendations for spare/repair parts and support equipment. Manages and controls the asset position of customer inventories. May originate support plans for offer to potential customers and provide technical assistance to existing customer personnel. May forecast and manage budget system. Maintains a complete understanding and application of principles, concepts, practices, and standards and full knowledge of industry practices. Independently demonstrates the skill and ability to perform fairly complex professional tasks and develops solutions to a variety of complex problems. Participates in determining objectives of assignment, plans schedules, and arranges own activities in accomplishing program objectives. Represents the organization within the functional area and interacts with senior internal and external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between organizations. Develops and delivers presentations.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 3 years with Bachelor’s degree, or 1 year with Master’s. Four additional years of applied experience may be considered in lieu of education.

  • Experience using Aviation or Aerospace technical data.

  • Candidate must be able to research engineering data, technical manuals, and subject matter experts to lead complex projects from start to finish utilizing established processes, development software, and related team members.

  • Experience with development, validating, and updating technical training or technical publication materials.

  • Proficiency in computer skills associated with the respective business professional position required.

  • Must be willing to work a flexible work schedule that may include extended shifts, holidays, and weekends and support on call status for 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week, 365 days a year.

  • Applicants must be a US citizen and have a current and active DoD Secret clearance, with the ability to maintain that clearance.

  • The ability to obtain and retain Special Program access clearance within 365 days from submission.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience as a qualified mechanic, technician, or operator in a technical field such as aircraft, ship, missile, or space systems highly desired.

  • Top Secret clearance preferred.

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 statement, please U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Logistics Planner 2

Location: California-Palmdale

Requisition ID: 18005575