Sr Principal/Principal Project Management (Level 3 & 4) San Diego, CA

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautical Systems sector is looking for a Global Supply Chain Principal Project Management / Sr Principal Project Management onsite in Rancho Bernardo, CA,

Key Responsibilities:

This role will primarily support the Aerospace Intelligence Surveillance Reconnaissance & Testing portfolio. In this role you will oversee and manage the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serves as liaison between GSC project management and planning, scheduling, engineering, program, and business management teams. Reviews status of projects and budgets; manages schedules and prepares status reports. Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives. Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with Program, Business, and Supply Chain teams. T he individual will lead a cross-functional organization aligned to common program performance goals. The main focus will be on supporting execution activities associated with the Global Surveillance portfolio.

  • Manages all phases of program and project execution.

  • Provides delivery projections to the customer along with frequent customer status reports.

  • Assesses product issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and customer-satisfaction goals and objectives.

  • Supports proposal / work scope development and contract negotiations.

  • Supports in communicating priorities for sub-tier supplier efforts and material purchasing.

We offer flexible work arrangements, 9/80* work schedule with every other Friday off, phenomenal learning opportunities, exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers, and a very friendly team environment. We are looking for self-motivated, proactive, and goal-oriented people to help us grow our services and become even better at what we do.

Basic Qualifications- Level 3

  • Must have a bachelor's degree and 6 years of relevant experience/supply chain experience or a master's degree and 4 years of relevant/supply chain experience. An additional 4 years of related work experience may be considered in lieu of a degree

  • Must have experience supporting DoD / Government contracts

  • Must be proficient in Operations Business Systems (SAP or Oracle preferred)

Basic Qualifications- Level 4

  • Requires a bachelor's degree and 10 years of relevant experience/supply chain experience or a master's degree and 8 years of relevant experience/supply chain experience. An additional 4 years of related work experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.

  • Proficient in Operations Business Systems (SAP or Oracle preferred)

  • Must have experience supporting DoD / Government contracts

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience supporting proposal activity.

  • Experience supporting DoD / Government contracts.

  • Ability to read engineering drawings and parts list as well as assembly instructions.

  • Experience using SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

  • Experience managing projects budgets.

  • Experience developing Business Intelligence Tools, such as Power BI or Tableau

  • Experience with pulling and presenting comprehensive data analyses.

  • EVMS Certified

  • Experience developing tools, spreadsheets, and/or mechanisms to track project progress

Salary Range: $86,300 - $129,500

Salary Range 2: $107,000 - $160,600

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority . The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 .

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.

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