Northrop Grumman GBSD - Sr. Principal Project Management in Roy, Utah
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Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Sr. Principal Project Management. This position will be located in Roy, Utah, and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program SDS Division. Learn more about the GBSD program here
What You'll Get To Do:
Project Management position, supporting and overseeing the operational aspects of the Supplier Management Team. Supports the Major Maintenance Vehicles sub-IPT lead and Cost Account Managers in program execution utilizing Earned Value Management, waterfall, and agile methodologies.
Oversees and manages the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serves as liaison between Program Management, Operations and Planning, project teams, Cost Account Managers, and line management. Reviews status of projects and budgets; manages schedules and prepares status reports. Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and customer-satisfaction goals and objectives. Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving.
Provides financial control and maintenance of budgets including EVMS indices and Variance Explanations as a member of the Control Account Manager team. Will be proficient and knowledgeable in managing labor and material dollars across multiple cost accounts, supporting EVMS weekly and monthly deliverables. Prepares and manages schedules and prepares status reports on the health of the projects. Identifies risks and opportunities and coordinates with project teams to mitigate and retire risks. Develops and maintains change proposals to include reviewing & updating Supplier Statements of Work (SSOW), preparing Basis of Estimates (BOEs), performing quality checks on all proposal submittals, and attending proposal-related reviews. Evaluates issues and develop resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and customer satisfaction goals and objectives. Prepares heading check executive-level briefings for management and develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and tools for intervention and problem solving with Cost Account Managers, line managers, and customers. Must possess the ability to handle multiple tasks in a dynamic environment, work autonomously under general direction and demonstrate critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
• Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
• Educational Assistance
• Life Insurance
• Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
• Paid Time Off
• Health & Wellness Resources
• Employee Discounts
This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.
You'll Bring These Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or Engineering related disciplines with 10 years of relatable work experience or a Master's degree Business Administration or Engineering related disciplines with 8 years of relatable work experience.
Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills.
Project management experience is required.
Experience leading daily operations and managing organizational processes and communication flow.
DoD Secret clearance is required on day one.
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Previous experience leading a team in the successful completion of projects.
Experience in SAP and Business Warehouse.
Intermediate to expert in Microsoft Office Suite - Project, PowerPoint, Excel and Word. Experience using EVM and agile methodologies and tools. Experience in technical data development is a plus.
DoD Top Secret clearance.
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Job Category : Program Management