Project Management 2

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Project Manager2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA.

The selected candidate will oversee Product Supportdevelopment activities in an office environment supporting a restricted program. Product Support technical functions include Reliability & Maintainability, Logistics Support Analysis, Training Systems, Support Equipment, Technical Publications,Modeling & Analysis, and Supply.

The following summary defines position roles and responsibilities:

  • Effectively communicate program metrics to both internal and external Customer leadership communitieswith regard to technical milestone achievement, cost, schedule, and risk management.
  • Oversee and manage the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serve as liaison between Project Management, Engineering, Integrated Product Teams (IPTs),Business Management,Quality, Program Office, Suppliers, and Customer.
  • Review status of projects and budgets; manages schedules and prepares status reports. Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives. Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers, and clients.

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse tasks, and a collaborative/team setting across all levels of employees and management.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree with3 years of relevant experience ORMaster's degree with1 years of relevant experience.
  • Experience in Project Management or Project Engineering
  • An active DoD Secret or Top Secret clearance with Periodic Review/Investigation within the last7 years
  • Ability to obtain Special Program Access
Preferred Qualifications:
  • An active DoD Top Secret or SCI clearance with Periodic Review/Investigation within the last7 years
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management
  • Experience in Earned Value Management
  • Experience with material procurement and general purchasing activities
  • Experience working with suppliers
  • Knowledge od SAP

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree with3 years of relevant experience ORMaster's degree with1 years of relevant experience.
  • Experience in Project Management or Project Engineering
  • An active DoD Secret or Top Secret clearance with Periodic Review/Investigation within the last7 years
  • Ability to obtain Special Program Access
Preferred Qualifications:
  • An active DoD Top Secret or SCI clearance with Periodic Review/Investigation within the last7 years
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management
  • Experience in Earned Value Management
  • Experience with material procurement and general purchasing activities
  • Experience working with suppliers
  • Knowledge of SAP


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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