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.
We're building something special here in Australia. Committed to safeguarding our country's future by solving the toughest problems in Aeronautics, Space , and Mission Systems, we're investing in our business, growing our capabilities, and nurturing a great reputation as the place to be in the Defence Industry. 'Defining Possible' is our mantra and we're committed to making sure that's as relevant for our people as it is for our customers.
Our Integrated Systems Operational Unit (OU) is at the forefront of emerging projects, products, systems and technologies which is paramount to Northrop Grumman Australia's growth strategy. This has opened up a new opportunity for a Program Scheduler to join our evolving and rapidly growing team.
About the role:
Playing a critical role supporting our Program and Project Managers; you will lead the scheduling of new and existing projects ranging in size, complexity and capabilities. This role will be key to successful achievement of project objectives and is backed by outstanding leadership and expertise across the country.
Ideally you will have had similar experience in project-based organisations of large, multidisciplinary nature and be a confident communicator liaising with a variety of internal and external stakeholders. Your skillset and subject matter expertise will be critical in guiding best-practice principles within the Defence industry.
Experience working with Earned Value Management principles and tools such as OPP will be advantageous.
This position can be based in Canberra or Brisbane, other locations may be considered on a case-by-case basis. Flexible work options are available for this opportunity.
What's in it for you?
Here at Northrop Grumman Australia you can shape your career in your way with highly challenging work, great colleagues and career development, plus a range of market leading flexible benefits and working patterns.
Doing the Right Thing and Sharing Success are two values underpinning how we behave at Northrop Grumman. Here, everyone matters and we proudly encourage individuals from all backgrounds and all abilities to apply to join our diverse and inclusive workforce. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are welcome and encouraged to apply.
Note: As a Defence security clearance is required for this role, you will need to be an Australian Citizen. International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) are applicable, so your nationality may be a factor in determining your suitability for this role.
This position reports to Australia-Fortitude Valley, Queensland, AUS, however, this position can also be worked from Symonston, Australian Capital Territory, Australian Capital Territory, AUS.
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce, and encourages individuals from all backgrounds and all abilities to apply and consider becoming a part of our diverse and inclusive workforce. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are welcome and encouraged to apply.
On-ramping/Off-ramping parental leave
Child care subsidies
Backup child care
Onsite child care
Unconscious bias training
Remote work policy
Part time policy
Short term disability
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