Northrop Grumman

Principal/senior Principal Program Cost Control Analyst - Evm Tools

1 week agoLinthicum Heights, MD

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Virtual position may be filled in any US State and selection will be based on most qualified candidate.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Sector is seeking a Program Cost Control Analyst - EVM Tools to support the Business Management team. The preferred location for this position is Linthicum, MD or Rolling Meadows, IL or San Diego, CA. Telework may be considered at the discretion of the hiring manager.

This position will be responsible for supporting the EVM Tools administration, MS EVM tool testing, implementation of COBRA and PM Compass, Help desk support, and development of EVM tools processes, templates and training.

The roles and responsibilities of the Program Cost Schedule Analyst include, but are not limited to, the following:
Provide End User support for EVM toolset (including Deltek Cobra, Deltek PM Compass, and Deltek wInsight), along with supporting Earned Value policies and procedures
Implementation of COBRA, PM Compass and associated tools - Program start-up support (i.e. tools, EVM)
Work with the user community to develop and enhance processes, procedures and online resources
Communicate latest recommended processes and tools - Support Sector Earned Value Compliance initiatives
Provide support and guidance for MS standard EV tools
Document deficiencies and support development of path forward
Articulate results to PS&C COE The ideal candidate will be able to understand, develop, and implement solutions for technical, programmatic, and compliance issues regarding program execution and EVM (cost, schedule and technical objectives).

The candidate must possess strong analytical skills, the ability to work independently, present to leadership, and be comfortable seeking solutions from software documentation and vendor interaction. Also, the candidate must be able to work well in a team environment and give consistent applicable EVM direction to stakeholders such as program managers, control account managers, business managers, program control analysts, and schedulers.


This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on the qualifications listed below.

This requisition may be filled at a Principal or Senior Principal level.

Basic Qualifications for a Principal level: Bachelors Degree with 6 years of related experience - OR - a Masters degree with 4 years of related experience.

Basic Qualifications for a Senior Principal level: Bachelors Degree with10 years of related experience - OR - a Masters degree with 8 years of related experience.

Additional Basic Qualifications for Both levels:
Intermediate or better skills operating in a Windows environment are required.
Full understanding of Earned Value Management and e xperience with EVMS tools such as: Deltek MPM, Deltek Cobra, Deltek wInsight, and Deltek PM Compass.
Experience providing internal or external customer service and support.
Experience working as a scheduler or a program control analyst - Knowledge of scheduling policies and procedures.
The willingness and ability to travel domestically up to 10% of the time.
Current, active US Top Secret/SCI clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:
Masters degree in Business Management, Management Information Systems or related field (such as System Engineering).
Financial experience working as a Business Manager, Financial Analyst or Program Control Analyst.
Technical proficiencies in Visual Basic/Visual Basic for Applications, SharePoint, SQL Server, website development.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 ( we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by your start date if it is after January 18th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.

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.

Job ID: NorthropGrumman-21003158