Engineer Planning Analyst 3

Northrop Grumman is an industry leader in missile defense with an extensive record of successful performance. To meet DOD's priorities regarding the evolving ballistic missile threat, Northrop Grumman harnesses the disruptive force of digital transformation and applies innovative software-driven and hardware-enabled solutions into new and existing warfighter systems to deliver decisive advantage.

With decades of experience as the prime contractor/strategic partner on mission-critical missile defense programs that secure the homeland and defend our allies, Northrop Grumman is a premier provider of reliable, secure and affordable transformational missile defense solutions. NG is a strategic partner on the GMD program. As the lead on ground systems, we have successfully performed this work for over 20 years since program inception.

Prepares and coordinates the plans and schedules for new or existing programs. Determines, monitors, and reviews costs, operational budgets and schedules, and manpower requirements. Supports and participates in negotiations with customer. Analyzes effects of projects upon various areas such as Engineering, Facilities, and the labor pool to determine the most practical and cost-efficient methods to obtain the required resources. Resolves proposal preparation problems and assesses the progress against established plans and parameters. Formulates and recommends corrective action measures such as schedule revisions, manpower adjustments, fund allocations, and work requirements. Maintains a fundamental understanding of functional organizations to include their roles, responsibilities, timelines, and standard operating procedures and processes.

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's & 6 years experience; or Master's & 4 years experience
Excellent communication (written and oral), presentation, leadership, and interpersonal skills.
Must be able to develop new applications to analyze and solve complex problems.
Must be self- initiating; needing minimal supervision using independent judgment in completing assignments.
Must exhibit very strong Excel and analysis skills
Active Secret DoD Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:
GMD experience
MDA experience
Business Management, including Earned Value Management System (EVMS) experience
NG Functional Organization
Program Management Experience including Proposal Development
Familiar with the business development process and a working understanding of the BAP (Business Acquisition Process) and associated allocation of business development funding sources and requirements.

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.${descr2}${descr3}


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