Principal Contract Administrator

    • San Diego, CA

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Sector is seeking a Contracts Administrator to join its team of qualified, diverse individuals who support the programs within the F-35 CNI Programs Operating Unit (OU). The successful applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Airborne C4ISR Systems contracts organization supporting F-35 CNI Programs in San Diego, CA.

Responsibilities will involve the following:

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.


Basic Qualifications:

• Minimum experience is 6 years in contracts, subcontracts, and/or business management with Bachelor's; 4 years in contracts, subcontracts, and/or business management with Master's.

• Must be knowledgeable of the DOD contracting environment and have direct experience in working FAR, DFARS based contracts.

Preferred Qualifications:
• DoD Secret clearance

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.

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