Northrop Grumman Program Cost Scheduling & Control Analyst 2 - Palmdale, CA (Secret Clearance Required) in Palmdale, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - 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.

You willset up cost control systems, monitor and control costs and schedules on contracts requiring validated cost schedule control system. Perform analyses and prepares reports in order to ensure that contracts are within negotiated and agreed-upon parameters and government cost control guidelines. Prepare budgets and schedules for contract work and performs and/or assist in financial analyses such as funding profiles, sales outlook, and variance analysis. Prepare program plans to ensure program requirements and statement of work are captured and scheduled. Perform schedule risk assessments to identify and mitigate program cost and scheduling risks. Ensure adequate funding availability by maintaining accurate records of expenditures, directing preparation of expenditure projections, and submitting timely requests for additional funding to the government. Incorporate contractual changes into control systems by staying aware of outstanding work against each contract in order to maintain realistic contract cost and schedule baselines.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree in Business Management, Accounting, Mathematics, Program Management or related field with 3 years of related experience in cost scheduling and control analysis. ORa Master's degree in one of the above fields with 1 year of related experience in cost scheduling and control analysis.

Must have Active DOD Secret Clearance in scope (updated within the last 5 years)

Preferred Qualifications:

EVMS, SAP, MPM.WINSITE, MS Excel

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