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Program Planning Manager 2- Redondo Beach, CA/ Dulles, VA

Northrop Grumman
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
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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.

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, youll 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 Program Control Manager 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.

**_Roles and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:_**

+ Providing a primary interface between Program Business Operations and Program Management, including the Customer Program Office.
+ Acting as a schedule subject matter expert (SME) in the development and statusing of mid-sized technically complex schedules. Acting as a manager for a small number of schedulers supporting a product line.
+ As a Scheduling Manager, directing the development, implementation and execution of the program business rhythm through training, coordination and facilitation of Control Account Managers (CAMs) and Program Planning personnel.
+ Supporting integrated program reporting and variance analysis for explaining and interpreting impact of results against program baseline plans/forecast and facilitate the tracking and implementation of corrective/preventative actions, including baseline change requests (BCRs).
+ Working in conjunction with the Northrop Grumman Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS) Teams to assist in the maintenance of cost and schedule baselines and forecasts that meet the program and company requirements.
+ Leading the CAMs in preparing for and participating in Integrated Baseline Reviews and follow-up surveillance and audits.
+ Supporting the execution of an earned value management system compliant with Northrop Grumman internal system description standards to include organizing the work, developing cost and schedule baselines, updating forecasts, performing monthly analysis, and managing scope change control.
+ Assist in supporting program EVMS status to program leads as well as supporting internal management financial performance reviews.
+ Supporting proposal efforts and other duties as required.

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 positions 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.

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ Bachelors degree with 7+ years of related experience - OR - a Master's degree with 5+ years of related experience. Additional years of experience accepted in lieu of a degree.
+ Experience in a lead or supervisory role.
+ Experience with building and maintaining schedules in systems development life-cycle using MS-Project 2013/2016. Minimum of 3 years of experience.
+ Experience in forecasting and estimating, and/or cost/schedule integration techniques, including subcontractor integration in a programs Integrated Master Schedule (IMS)
+ Experience in critical path analysis, program management reports, risk management tracking and/or corrective action plans.
+ Ability to obtain a DoD security clearance. US Citizenship is a prerequisite.

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Current and Active Top Secret/ SCI security clearance. US Citizenship is a prerequisite.
+ Experience using scheduling tools such as MS-Project 2013/2016 in developing and maintaining large schedules/IMS. Working with Control Account Managers (CAMs) to develop and maintain task data.
+ Integrated Baseline Review (IBR) training, preparation and conducting.
+ Experience with writing baseline change requests (BCRs).
+ Understanding of Earned Value Management System (EVMS).
+ Supporting program surveillance reviews and oversight.
+ Controlling major subcontractors with compliant earned value systems requirements and Integrated Program Management Report PMR) Deliverables.
+ Leadership of proposal and change activity with subsequent integration into the Program Management Baseline (PMB).
+ Familiarity with industry standard accounting, and cost management software tools such as Cobra, Open Plan, Acumen, Costpoint, and/or Cognos.

Salary Range: $118,600.00 - $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: 2022-11-22 Expires: 2023-03-06

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