1+ months

Sr Principal Project Management

Northrop Grumman
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available




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.

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.

Northrop Grumman offers an exciting career opportunity in our Operations team within the Mission Systems sector at our Rolling Meadows, IL facility. The Project Management 4 position oversees and manages the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serves as liaison between Planning, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, and Quality.

This position is an individual contributor, non-manager, role with no direct reports.

Specific Responsibilities will include:
The Project Management 4 position will be the primary interface with the Manufacturing, Engineering, Supply Chain Management, and Mission Assurance on all aspects of assigned project
Responsible for managing schedules and execution of projects, while monitoring and addressing all cost, schedule, and quality metrics
Lead multifunctional teams, including Operations functional support organizations, to ensure all program and manufacturing goals and objectives are met
Interact with internal and external customers on matters requiring coordination between organizations across multiple facilities

Analyze labor, manufacturing and personnel capacity, and risk / opportunity to meet productivity, quality, and customer-satisfaction goals and objectives

Advise management of the status of work in progress, material availability and potential production constraints

Develop solutions for complex manufacturing and schedule challenges

The selected candidate, using strong communication and leadership skills, should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, diverse assignments, and collaborative/team settings across all levels.

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ Bachelors Degree with 6 years of experience in project management **OR** 10 years of work experience in project management in lieu of bachelor's degree **OR** a Masters Degree and 4 years of relevant experience
+ Demonstrated experience working on teams and projects in a leadership capacity
+ Demonstrated proficiency in the Microsoft Office Excel (including pivot tables, V-Look up's)
+ Ability to communicate, both written and verbal, with several layers of coworkers and management
+ Experience in a multi-disciplined manufacturing environment
+ Experience supporting the manufacturing discipline

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Master's degree in project management, business administration or engineering discipline with 4 years of project management relevant experience
+ General knowledge of manufacturing
+ Knowledge of Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP), production planning, and material management
+ Prior experience with Data Analysis, Data Modeling, Process Improvement
+ Six Sigma Certification Green Belt certification
+ Project Management Professional (PMP) certification


Salary Range: $99,200.00 - $148,800.00

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. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with **Executive Order 14042** ( https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ ), we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by their start date. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of their start date.

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: 2022-04-08 Expires: 2022-09-11

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