Principal Project Management (San Diego, CA)

    • San Diego, CA

Must have current/active (refreshed w/in last 5 years) Top Secret Clearance/SCI
Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Principal Project Management employee to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in San Diego (Rancho Bernardo), CA.
Essential Functions:
- Manage existing and create new IPT-level metrics for execution performance tracking
- Manage and continue development of IPT SharePoint site for organization of information to promote efficient team collaboration and knowledge base collection
- Coordinate with Sub-IPT leads for weekly project status and employee accomplishments for reporting to upper management and weekly IPT staff meetings
- Assess project issues and develop resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives
- Creatively develop mechanisms for monitoring and reporting project progress as well as intervention, problem solving and risk mitigation with project managers, internal customers, and contractors
- May include proposal support (BOEs and TAs), review of project schedules using Earned Value Management System (EVMS), and miscellaneous other project support tasks


Basic Qualifications:

- Bachelor's degree with 6 years of related experience in Project Management OR a Master's degree with 4 years of related experience in Project Management

- Active Top Secret DoD Clearance, adjudicated within the last five years, with the ability to obtain Special Program Access

- Demonstrated experience with Microsoft Office tools (Power Point, Word, Excel, Outlook) and Microsoft Project experience

- Working knowledge of SharePoint, including admin/modify experience

- Travel may be required to support the position, up to 10% of the time

Preferred Qualifications:

- Working knowledge of Project Management principles, familiarity with concepts of the Integrated Management Framework, and EVMS

- Ability to interpret and sort information available from the Planning and Scheduling Department in Microsoft Project

- Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

- The ability to integrate information from many different sources into a cohesive document, summary, or presentation

- Master's degree in a relevant field of study

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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