GBSD - Dual Level 2 or 3 Project Management or Principal Project Management

    Northrop Grumman
    Roy, UT
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $27.13 - $53.22

    Job Description

    Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Project Management or Principal Project Management. This position will be located in Roy, UT and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here

    As a part of the Northrop Grumman Space Systems (NGSP) Team, you will work with experts that develop systems and solutions to keep our world safe. Together we protect our troops, public safety, information, and our planet. It's unique work. It's challenging and rewarding. But most of all, its work that makes a difference. 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. Join us and launch your career.

    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.

    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.

    This position will support all SP efforts for the GBSD Program within the Sector Support Business CoE organization.

    The OPM will support program engineering, production and change management in all aspects of fabrication, assembly, and integration operations. This position will require previous experience in leading projects and people, understanding of scheduling in an engineering development life cycle environment.

    The candidate will be working with multiple disciplines and sites, coordinating program requirements with leads across sectors and functions. Oversees and manages the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serves as liaison between Production, Engineering, IPTs, and Program. Requires interface and coordination with other Production support departments; as well as regular interface with multiple levels of management.

    Candidate must have proficient writing and presentation skills as well as the ability to articulate schedule reports/scenarios and conduct presentations to upper management and approval change boards.

    Reviews status of projects and budgets, manages schedules and prepares status reports. Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers and other internal customers. Must be open to traveling up to 25%.

    Responsibilities include:

    • The Operations Project Management (OPM) leads and directs activities between System Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Engineering, Global Supply Chain and Operations to develop cross functional manufacturing build plan and/or execution schedules.
    • This position is responsible for coordinating schedules, manufacturing requirements, and cost visibility to both the Program Office and the Customer while maintaining quality, cost, and schedule requirements.
    • Work to targeted cost and schedule requirements.
    • Facilitate internal meetings to support design, production, and problem resolution.
    • Represent the team at any of the Program Review/Change Boards meetings and create / manage any applicable risks and/or opportunities from the program risk register.
    • Support and generate proposal documentation as needed to foster new work.
    • Acting as a leader or member of a product team, responsible for product-level requirements analysis, design, engineering and fabrication of the products assigned

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

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    Qualifications :

    This requisition may be filled at either a level 2 or a level 3

    Basic Qualifications for Level 2:
    •Bachelor's degree and 3 years of experience with project management in a multi-disciplined manufacturing / operations environment; OR Master's Degree and 1 years of experience with project management in a multi-disciplined manufacturing / operations environment
    •Ability to obtain and maintain DoD security clearance.
    •Proficient in Microsoft Project and PowerPoint
    •Ability to communicate with multiple levels of the organization having excellent presentation skills.

    Preferred Qualifications for Level 2:
    •Experience working within an Integrated Product Team (IPT)
    •Familiarity with manufacturing engineering and their interaction with associated tooling
    •Master's Degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math)
    •Understanding of Lean Manufacturing principles and/or process improvement (Green Belt or Black Belt)
    •Familiarity with Production Readiness Reviews (PRR) and bringing new products to volume (high rate) production
    •Familiarity with Risk Management, Return to Green (RTG) plans, and Scheduling cross functional activities
    •Familiarity with earned value management
    •An Active, DOD Secret Security Clearance that has been granted or renewed within the last 5 years

    Basic Qualifications for Level 3:
    •Bachelor's degree and 6 years of experience with project management in a multi-disciplined manufacturing / operations environment; OR Master's Degree and 4 years of experience with project management in a multi-disciplined manufacturing / operations environment
    •Ability to obtain and maintain DoD security clearance.
    •Proficient in Microsoft Project and PowerPoint
    •Ability to communicate with multiple levels of the organization having excellent presentation skills.

    Preferred Qualifications for Level 3:
    •Experience working within an Integrated Product Team (IPT)
    •Experience with manufacturing engineering and their interaction with associated tooling
    •Master's Degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math)
    •Lean Manufacturing principles and/or process improvement (Green Belt or Black Belt)
    •Experience performing Production Readiness Reviews (PRR) and bringing new products to volume (high rate) production
    •Experience with Risk Management, Return to Green (RTG) plans, and Scheduling cross functional activities
    •Experience in Firm Fixed Price contracts and earned value management knowledge.
    •An Active, DOD Secret Security Clearance that has been granted or renewed within the last 5 years

    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.

    Posting ID: 552779487Posted: 2020-05-21