Northrop Grumman Technical Project Manager 4 (Hardware Deployments) in Woodlawn, Maryland

Technical Project Manager 4 (Hardware Deployments)

Requisition ID: 18008920

Location(s): United States-Maryland-Woodlawn

US Citizenship Required for this Position: No

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading company whose work with cutting-edge technology is driven by something human: the lives our technology protects? If so, Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. It’s not the systems that drive us: it’s the soldier our systems bring home. It’s not just the equipment that motivates us: it’s the people our equipment protects. It’s not the innovation that gets us up in the morning: it’s whom those innovations serve. We’re united by our work to help people and protect the world. And that mission makes our team even stronger.

When you join Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with coworkers in an environment that’s uniquely caring, diverse, and respectful. Employees share experiences, insights, perspectives, and creative solutions with some of the best minds in the industry. We collaborate through integrated product teams, cross-functional teams, and employee resource groups, while thriving through the support of training and development, mentors and every day coaching, along with extensive health and work/life benefits. We’re committed to our employees’ professional and personal development and success.

Northrop Grumman recruits top talent with traditional and non-traditional backgrounds in order to ensure our team is united, connected, skilled, focused and innovative. An inclusive workplace of people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives is the key to our performance. At Northrop Grumman, we want our employees to bring their whole self to work. All your different sides are welcome here, as we believe they make our team, our products and our services, that much better.

Northrop Grumman Technology Services is seeking a Technical Project Manager 4 (Hardware Deployments) who will support several projects a large federal agency. These positions will be located in Woodlawn, MD.

The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Health Systems Management operating unit, which focuses on Healthcare IT solutions for our Federal, State, and Local government clients. The qualified candidate should also have strong analytical, problem solving, and communication skills with a keen attention to detail.

Duties:

  • Perform project management duties leading technical projects with specific initiatives such as: Server, Storage, Network, and Database integration.

  • Create and manage WBS.

  • Provide Managers with technical advice for specific enterprise infrastructure.

  • Create and manage the Schedule.

  • Create and manage Scope.

  • Create and Manage the Communications Plan.

  • Coordinate and participate in planning and status meetings. Document proceedings in meeting minutes.

  • Develop or edit PowerPoint presentations to be given to Senior Executive Staff.

  • Maintain documentation in appropriate SharePoint sites.

  • Demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate technical topics to management and non-technical audiences, as well as interface with the customer on a daily basis

  • Update the deployment and installation Project Plan using Microsoft Project Server 2010, expanding the high-level plan into detailed task plans to include milestones, installation timelines, implementation timelines, factors for success, and methods for tracking and monitoring.

  • Maintain the Project SharePoint site as required by the SSA PM.

  • Schedule and facilitate any planning meetings by taking attendance, recording meeting notes and publishing the meeting notes on the SharePoint within 24 hours of the meeting.

  • Create and maintain reports as required by the Contract.

  • Maintain network performance management documents and status reports.

  • Create and maintain Visio diagrams of the network and application layout

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities needed.

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 9 years of IT experience or 13 years of IT experience in lieu of a degree

  • Must have a minimum of 7 years of hands on experience in leading technical projects performing project management duties with specific experience in the following:

  • Minimum of 3 years of project management experience with hardware deployments in medium to large enterprise environments

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in developing lifecycle documents such as: Use Cases, Detailed Functional Requirements, Detailed Design Specifications, Business Process Models and Test Cases

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience gathering and leading customer requirements including: discovery working sessions with an audience of customer and systems Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and translating the results of into Requirements/Design documents and Use Cases

  • Must hold and maintain a current Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from the Project Management Institute (PMI)

  • Must be comfortable in presenting to senior leadership both internally and externally

  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Must be US Citizen or US Permanent Resident (Green card holder)

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a US Position of Public Trust

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.

  • Prior Federal Government/Government/ large-scale corporate working experience

  • Experience in gathering, analyzing, reporting, and managing to Earn Value Management metrics

  • Above average Microsoft Excel skills

  • Experience in forecasting and pricing efforts

  • Experience dealing with Federal Government contract vehicles such as GSA Schedule 70 and NASA SEWP.

  • Experience with Requirements Management Tools

  • Experience in building customer relationships.

  • Experience using Visio, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

  • Experience using SQL, performing data analysis and documenting technical requirements for database conversions

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Technical Project Manager 4 (Hardware Deployments)

Location: Maryland-Woodlawn

Requisition ID: 18008920