Northrop Grumman Contract Administrator 2/3 in Sunnyvale, California

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Contract Administrator 2/3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Sunnyvale, CA. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Marine Systems business unit.

Roles and responsibilities:

  • Administers, extends, negotiates and terminates standard and nonstandard contracts.

  • Conducts proposal preparation, contract negotiation, contract administration, and customer contact activities to provide for proper contract acquisition and fulfillment in accordance with company policies, legal requirements, and customer specifications.

  • Examines estimates of material, equipment services, production costs, performance requirements, and delivery schedules to ensure accuracy and completeness.

  • Prepares bids; processes specifications, progress, and other reports; advises management of contractual rights and obligations; compiles and analyzes data; and maintains historical information.

  • Supports internal/external audits

  • Supports Contracts homeroom data calls.

Basic Qualifications:

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:

  • Level 2: 3 years related experience with a Bachelor's degree; 1 year related work experience with a Masters or JD degree

  • Level 3: 6 or more years related work experience with a Bachelor's degree; 4 years related work experience with a Masters or JD degree

  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office including Excel, Powerpoint, and Word.

  • Demonstrated experience with highly effective verbal and written communications and presentation communication

  • Good working knowledge of FAR/DFARS

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

  • Recent experience as a Contracts Administrator in the defense industry, particularly with the US Navy administering shipbuilding supplies/services contracts as either a prime contractor or subcontractor.

  • Excellent working knowledge of FAR/DFARS; Export Regulations

  • Prior experience using SAP, Northrop Grumman Contracts module

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.