Mgr Programs 1

    • Woodland Hills, CA

Northrop Grumman, Mission Systems is looking for a Manager of Programs to support theEmerging Systems & Strategic Initiatives business unit. The primary objective will be the delivery of all contractual requirements on cost and on schedule, while achieving all technical requirements. The individual will lead a cross-functional organization aligned to common program performance goals. Program Managers are responsible for coordination and management of all phases of execution, from inception (proposal development) through completion (contract closeout). Primary responsibilities will include but are not limited to: - Adherence to all internal processes for Program Management - Leading and directing a cross-functional Integrated Product Team (IPT) - Completion and tracking of the Contract Requirements Traceability Matrix - Development and adherence to Integrated Master Schedules (IMS) - Development and adherence to budget baselines utilizing Earned Value Management (EVM) methodologies and tools - Submission of program performance in internal reporting systems (i.e. IPRS) - Coordination of Contract Change Board activities internally and with the customer, to include Engineering Change Proposals (ECP) - Government Property (GFE, CFE, etc.) tracking and management - Development and delivery of presentations to customers, management, and other program stakeholders - Knowledge and execution of a variety of proposal and contract types (FFP, CPFF) - Proposal development / capture planning and strategy - Creation, review and finalization of the program Statement of Work - Negotiation and establishment of schedule milestones, payment, and other key contract terms and conditions. - Development of customer relationships and cultivation of customer intimacy Basic Qualifications: - Bachelor's Degree and5 years, or Master's and3 years ofexperience supporting Department of Defense, Government contracts, or project management in other industries. - Experience in managing system design and development phase and performing SOW with responsibility for the planning, execution, cost control, scheduling, risk management, technical performance and profit & loss responsibility - Using analytical tool and data provide guidance and input to a cross-functional Integrated Program Team (IPT) to meet program cost, schedule and technical performance objectives - Measuring and reporting program performance - Delivering presentations to customers, executive management and other program stakeholders - Participating in the negotiation of contracts, contract changes, specifications, operating budgets, schedule milestones, and key terms and conditions - Creation, review and finalization of the program Statement of Work - Identification, distribution, tracking, and completion of program requirements - Establishment and management of the program and subordinate baselines - Development and adherence to budget baselines utilizing Earned Value Management (EVM) or similar cost & schedule control methodologies and tools - Adherence to all internal processes, policies, and applicable industry standards - Ensuring program team understands and adheres to contract scope, and manages change through established processes - Development and adherence to master plans and schedules - Conducting thorough risk& opportunity management practices including identification, mitigation and realization - Experience leading the performance of tasks on schedule, at cost and achieving all requirements as either project lead, integrated program team or cost account manager. - Demonstrated success leading teams/and or organizations to achieve a common goal - Development of program plans and integrated master schedule - Knowledge o


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