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Program Planning and Scheduling Manager 2

Northrop Grumman
San Diego, CA 92108
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RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available


TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time


Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our worlds biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Manager 2 - Program Planning & Scheduling to join the Program Scheduling organization. The Manager will be responsible for leading a department with multiple program schedulers. This position reports to the Sector Director of Scheduling and Compliance. The Manager will provide guidance and direction in the preparation and coordination of plans and integrated schedulesfor new and existing programs.

Specific roles and responsibilities of the Manager include, but are not limited to, the following:

+ Manage all scheduling efforts and schedule baselines
+ Provide site schedulers with day to day hands on support, guidance, troubleshooting, and satisfying Programmatic requirements
+ Function as a change agent, creating an environment of trust, compliance, continuous improvement and learning
+ Project management including managing multiple priorities against ambitious timelines
+ Support/coordinate internal and external surveillance audits
+ Ensure full compliance with corporate and sector scheduling processes and procedures, with particular focus on implementation of the NGMS Earned Value Management System
+ Provide support to bids, bid reviews, integrated baseline reviews, and internal projects
+ Advise business managers in integrating project schedules with Earned Value Management
+ Attend site business management meetings to define schedule needs and work with sector scheduling management on resource allocation needs
+ Assist sector scheduling group in evaluating goals and objectives for site schedulers
+ Perform in a fast paced, frequently changing, and demand driven environment
+ Problem solving and decision making requiring excellent communication skills
+ Travel 10%

As a manager of a scheduling group, the selected candidate must demonstrate leadership qualities. It is the expectation of someone in a management position to bring their team together to foster collaboration and reach customer and company success, not only for the mission, but for each employee as well. We expect leaders to understand, manage and drive top performance through employee engagement.

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ BA/BS degree with experience relevant to the position as described above with 9 year of related experience.
+ 7 years hands-on experience in Program Planning / Scheduling utilizing Microsoft Project or similar scheduling software
+ Demonstration of a strong understanding of project management and earned-value management principles and their application to complex projects.
+ Experience in a DOD manufacturing or engineering development environment.
+ Proficiency in MS Office Programs (MS Project, MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, MS Word).
+ Experience using Schedule Health Analysis and Monte Carlo schedule risk Assessment tools
+ The willingness and ability to travel domestically 25% of the time.

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ BA/BS in a BusinessAdministration or Engineering.
+ Familiarity with Earned Value tools (MPM, Cobra,etc.)
+ Experience in applying integrated cost/schedule and critical path methodologies within an Earned Value (EVMS) environment.
+ Familiarity with the NDIA's Planning and Scheduling Excellence Guide.
+ Experience in Aerospace and/or Defense programs and familiarity with Integrated Program Management Report (IPMR).
+ Current, active US Secret clearance or h

Salary Range: $122,200.00 - $183,400.00

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.

We are a pioneering company.

With careers across all areas: air, cyber, land, sea and space our 90,000 employees work as one to defend and define the future. Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will give you every opportunity to do your best work. Working together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines, we share a drive to push the boundaries of science, technology and engineering to meet the ever evolving needs of our customers worldwide.


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Posted: 2022-11-11 Expires: 2023-02-24

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