1+ months

Sr. Principal Program Manager

Northrop Grumman
Oklahoma City, OK 73165

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available


TRAVEL: Yes, 25% 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 Grummans Aeronautics Systems sector is currently hiring a Sr. Principal Program Manager to join our B-2 Supplier Management Team (SMT) of qualified, diverse individuals in the Development Operational Unit. This position may be located in Oklahoma City, OK or Palmdale, CA.**

The Supplier Program Manager (PSM) will have cost, schedule, and technical responsibility for a key B-2 supplier effort in the Development Operational Unit. The PSM will lead the Supplier Management Team (SMT), consisting of Engineering, Subcontracts, Business Management, and Quality to ensure successful execution of the supplier effort.

**Key responsibilities of this role:**

+ Oversee and manage supplier execution to the plan
+ Create project plans, including project schedules and budgets
+ Integrate requirements vertically and horizontally across the project to ensure successful execution
+ Brief Northrop Grumman management and Air Force customers on project status
+ Identify and mitigate risks
+ Work with multiple engineering teams and cross-functional departments
+ Participate in contract negotiations and contract changes as required

The primary objective will be the delivery of all contractual requirements on cost and on schedule, while achieving all technical requirements and creating customer intimacy to support value creation strategies and actions. The individual will lead a cross-functional organization aligned to common program performance goals.

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ Bachelors degree AND 10 years of related professional/military experience that includes a background in project management, OR a Masters degree and 8 years of related professional/military experience that includes a background in project management OR 14 years of related professional/military experience that includes a background in project management in lieu of degree.
+ Must be able to attain and maintain an active DoD Secret clearance as well as Special Program Access (PAR).

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Active DoD Secret clearance (or higher)
+ Current Special Program Access (PAR)
+ Extensive experience leading the performance of tasks on schedule, at cost and achieving all requirements as either project lead, integrated program team or cost account manager
+ Demonstrated success leading teams/and or organizations to achieve a common goal
+ Experience managing Fixed Price supplier contracts
+ Masters Degree in a technical or business related field
+ Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification

Oklahoma City, OK salary range: $85,000 - $127,600

Palmdale, CA salary range: $103,900 - $155,900

Salary Range: $85,000.00 - $155,900.00

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.


Posted: 2022-08-12 Expires: 2022-10-14

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