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Sentinel (GBSD) Sr. Principal Project Management - 7947

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Roy
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

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.

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Sr Principal Project Manager. This position will be located in Roy, Utah and will support the Sentinel (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here .

This role may offer a competitive relocation assistance package.
What You'll Get To Do:
Specific duties to include, but are not limited to the following:

Project Management position involves managing and overseeing the operational aspects of the Integrated Functional Capability Team projects within the Sentinel (GBSD) Program. Supports the IPT lead in program execution utilizing scheduling, integration and agile and agile methodologies to coordinate hardware and software development timelines. Comfortable with varying, fast paced degrees of work day to day, from running executive level meetings to working in a lab, ground, or flight test environment.

  • Oversee and manage the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serves as liaison between Mission Assurance, Integration and Test Organization, Shipping and Receiving and Project teams.
  • Review status of projects and budgets; manages schedules and prepares status reports. Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and customer-satisfaction goals and objectives.
  • Develop mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving.
  • Prepare and manage schedules and prepares status reports on the health of the projects.
  • Identify risks and opportunities and coordinates with project teams to mitigate and retire risks.
  • Evaluate issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and customer satisfaction goals and objectives.
  • Prepare heading check executive level briefings for management and develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress.
  • Must possess the ability to handle multiple tasks in a dynamic environment, work autonomously under general direction and demonstrate critical thinking and problem solving skills.
  • Provide Agile execution support across sub-IPTs.
  • Support design, updates, and maintenance of dashboards tracking technical and program performance through metrics.
  • Implement process improvement techniques to reduce program risk to the IFC certification efforts.As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

    --- Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
    --- 401k
    --- Educational Assistance
    --- Life Insurance
    --- Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
    --- Paid Time Off
    --- Health & Wellness Resources
    --- Employee Discounts

    This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.

    You'll Bring These Qualifications:
    • 10 Years of experience with Bachelors; 8 Years with Masters.
    • US Citizenship and ability to obtain a DoD Secret clearance.
    • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite - Project, PowerPoint, Excel, WordThese Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
      • Previous experience leading a team in successful completion of projects.
      • Intermediate to expert in Microsoft Office Suite - Project, PowerPoint, Excel and Word.
      • Experience using agile methodologies and tools.
      • Experience in technical data development is a plus.
      • Active DoD Secret clearance with a reinvestigation date occurring in the last 5 years.
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        Salary Range: $89,800 USD - $134,600 USD

        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. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 .

        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.

Keywords: Northrop Grumman, Salt Lake City , Sentinel (GBSD) Sr. Principal Project Management - 7947, Executive , Roy, Utah

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