Senior Principal Project Management

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 are making history".

Northrop Grumman has an opening for a Senior Principal Project Management to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Roy, UT.
Candidate oversees and manages the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serves as liaison between project management and planning, project team, and line management. Reviews 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.

Candidate will perform all duties associated with GBSD infrastructure start up activities. These activities will include (but are not limited to): act as a focal point for Enterprise Operations, drafting, editing and coordinating program documentation, coordinating with the Security, IT, IPTs and other teams to execute assigned projects, support the leadership team on any and all program office activities, and interface with the customer and/or local business leaders as needed.

The candidate should be well versed in project management principles and be able to develop budget, schedules, track performance and report progress to senior management for assigned efforts.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 10 years of experience in Project Management, Program Operations, Program Integration, or Logistics OR 8 years with a Master's degree
  • Intermediate proficiency in Microsoft Office (Power Point, Word, Excel)
  • Must have and be able to maintain an active U.S. Government security clearance at the Secret level with a background investigation date within 6 years
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain Special Programs Access

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Current and active DoD Top Secret clearance
  • PMP certification

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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