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Northrop Grumman Sr. Principal Program Cost Schedule Control Analyst (San Diego, CA) in San Diego, California

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Senior Principal Program Cost Schedule Control Analyst 4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position is located in San Diego, CA.

In this lead role, the selected candidate is responsible for various financial functions such as budgeting, auditing, forecasting, and analysis in a professional San Diego team environment. This position will support and facilitate the financial and operational information within the San Diego functional departments and leadership. The analyst must also be able to successfully engage in individual and team settings to drive synergy and results.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Accurately forecast financial metrics (sales, EBIT, and cash), develop the program baseline and Estimates-to-Complete, provide monthly status reports, and analyze trends

  • Monitor and report on program funding to ensure that limits are not exceeded

  • Assist program teams with developing work breakdown structures (WBS) and inventory abbreviations

  • Develop, monitor, and report on program budgets at the work order and GLC level on a weekly and monthly basis

  • Prepare high fidelity proposal estimates utilizing past program performance

  • Prepare business segment analysis for leadership reviews

  • Prepare and review detailed resource needs for resourece planning discussions

  • Support internal and external program audits

  • Lead a group of program control analyst for the execution of monthly/quarterly tasks and obligations



Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, or Business and 10 years of financial analyst experience within an aerospace/government contracting environment - OR - Master's degree with 8 years of related experience.

  • Analytical and communication skills to develop and communicate recommendations to program and senior management teams.

  • Experience with developing proposal estimates, cost volumes, and working with DCAA on proposal audits.

  • Ability to achieve results through prioritization, identification and implementation of improvements, and collaboration skills.

  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint skills.

  • US Citizenship.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with multiple contract types (Cost Plus Fixed Fees/Cost Plus Incentive Fees, Cost Plus Award Fees, Firm Fixed Price/Firm Price Incentive Fee) desired.

  • Exposure and experience with Earned Value Management is a plus.

  • Familiarity with Enterprise Systems: Deltek Costpoint, IBM Cognos and IBM Tables Manager 1 (TM1).

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 and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Business Management