Principal Program Planning / Scheduling Analyst

    Northrop Grumman
    Chandler, AZ 85224
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems and solutions that keep our world safe. 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 Space Systems is seeking a Principal Program Planning/Scheduling Analyst. This position will be located in Chandler AZ and support the Launch and Missile Defense Systems division.

    Job Duties:

    Prepares, develops and coordinates the integrated master plan and integrated master schedule to meet all program objectives. Ensures major projects and program schedules and plans are horizontally and vertically integrated across company functional groups including finance, engineering, material, manufacturing, and quality. Tracks plans and schedules, performs risk analysis, identifies and resolves critical path and network logic conflicts. Utilizes Gantt, PERT, milestone charts, earned value management and other project management techniques to gauge progress and identify performance variances to facilitate focus and intervention on critical areas.


    Qualifications :

    Basic Qualifications:

    - 6 Years of experience in Business Management with a Bachelors; 4 Years of experience with Masters.

    - Experienced with scheduling in an earned value management environment with working knowledge of DI-MGMT-81861 or DI-MGMT-81650 and related government requirements.

    - Expert knowledge of MS Project, MS Excel, and MS Word.

    - Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    - Current active Secret security clearance.

    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: 559538010Posted: 2020-06-04