Sentinel (GBSD) Principal/ Sr Principal Project Management - 9981, 10060

Northrop Grumman

3.2

Roy, UT

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    Position summary

    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 Principal or Sr Principal Project Management. This position will be located in Roy, Utah and will support the Sentinel (GBSD) program.

    This role may offer a competitive relocation assistance package.
    What You'll Get To Do:

    The selected candidate will join the Integrated Functional Capability (IFC) team within the System Engineering Directorate. The IFC team is responsible for coordinating the development and execution of the IFCs in accordance with the Integrated Master Schedule to support major milestone events. This role requires support of the team leads in close coordination and collaboration with the other Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) responsible for the HW/SW delivery schedule for an integrated build up to program integration events. You will help plan and track Sentinel weapon system schedule and define key capabilities and functions for Sentinel Integrated Functional Capabilities (IFCs).

    Specific duties to include, but are not limited to the following:

    • Serve as an overall integration function for the program engaging in many ad hoc activities required to ensure streamlined cadence for program operations and execution
    • Collaborate across all functions within the program to develop advanced concepts, techniques and requirements for new applications and tools
    • Coordinate schedules, requirements, and performance visibility to both the Program Office and the Customer while maintaining quality, cost, and schedule requirements.
    • Facilitate internal and external meetings to support the program and represent program management in appropriate program reviews or boards
    • Identify and mitigate project risks throughout project life cycle
    • Identify opportunities for change and champion needed changes in the organization

    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.

    Job Qualifications:
    You'll Bring These Qualifications:
    This requisition may be filled at either a Principal level or level Sr. Principal level.

    • Principal Project Manager: 6 Years with Bachelors; 4 Years with Masters; an additional 4 years of additional experience may be considered in lieu of the degree
    • Sr Principal Project Manager: 10 Years with Bachelors; 8 Years with Masters; an additional 4 years of additional experience may be considered in lieu of the degree
    • Active DOD Secret Clearance with a reinvestigation date occurring in the last 6 years
    • Must be a U.S. Citizen and have the ability to obtain Special Program Access (SAP).
    • Experience in project management
    • Experience handling multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment

    These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

    • Experience with Agile/DevOps methodologies, practices, and tools
    • General understanding of Northrop Grumman Corporation Engineering Processes
    • Excellent communication, mentoring, interpersonal skills, and ability to interface with senior management, peers, and employees
    • An active DoD top secret clearance with reinvestigation date occurring in the last 6 years and SAP/SAR program access
    • Experience and technical knowledge with Sentinel or MMIII weapon systems
    • Project management experience on large complex development programs
    • Previous experience leading a team in successful completion of projects

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    Salary Range: $74,600 USD - $111,800 USD
    Salary Range 2: $92,400 USD - $138,600 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 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ .

    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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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    About the company

    Industry: Defense & Space

    Northrop Grumman solves the toughest problems in space, aeronautics, defense and cyberspace to meet the ever-evolving needs of our customers worldwide. Our 90,000 employees are Defining Possible every day using science, technology and engineering to create and deliver advanced systems, products and services. Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, ...

    Why you should apply for a job to Northrop Grumman:

  • 93% say the CEO supports gender diversity

  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Back-up Care Advantage offers employees a safety net for those days when regular care arrangements fall through.

  • Sitter City offers access to babysitters, dog walkers & caregivers who can assist with special needs, companion care, housekeeping & more.

  • We’ve partnered with College Coach, an organization that can assist employees and their families through important educational challenges.