Program Planning and Scheduling Analyst - Principal Level 3 Schriever Afb, CO

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.

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 Integrated National Systems Business Unit is seeking a Program Planning and Scheduling Analyst - Principal Level 3, supporting our Colorado Springs, CO (Schriever AFB) location. This individual must be capable of creating and maintaining a resource loaded schedule network that is the core of a schedule-driven EVMS implementation. This position will be onsite.

Specific roles and responsibilities include, but not limited to the following:

  • Prepare, develop and coordinate the integrated master plan and integrated master schedule to meet all program objectives

  • Track plans and schedules, perform risk analysis, identify and resolve critical path and network logic conflicts

  • Provide program planning and scheduling support to internal and external customers

  • Implement automated planning software to perform schedule analysis and reporting, including critical path analysis and assessment, schedule risk assessments, schedule health metrics analysis

  • Analyze variances/trends and develop new methods and process techniques

  • Able to assist in the creation and presentation of content to various levels of leadership, efficiently work with multiple functional teams, supplier teams, and Program/Project Managers and exert some influence on peers and internal customers

  • Support/coordinate internal and external surveillance audits and DCMA surveillance reviews, and integrated baseline reviews

  • Ensure full compliance with corporate policies, with particular focus on implementation of the NG Earned Value Management System

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree with 6+ years of related experience - OR - Master's Degree with 4+ years of related experience

  • Will consider additional 4+ years of experience in lieu of degree

  • Current, active DoD Top Secret/SCI with CI Poly Security Clearance

  • Experience with MS Office products and platforms

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with MS Project and the development of an Integrated Master Schedule

  • Knowledge of Earned Value Management (EVM) practices and be able to support implementation on program with varying contract types

  • Prior experience in the aerospace and defense industry

  • Prior experience with DI-MGMT-81650 and related government requirements

  • Experience in supporting Integrated Product Teams (IPTs), Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBRs) and DCMA Joint Surveillance Reviews (JSRs)

Salary Range: $88,600 - $133,000

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.

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