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Principal/Senior Principal Project Management - Deputy Operations Program Manager

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Sunnyvale
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Job Description:

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 Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our Marine Systems team as a Principal/Senior Principal Project Management - Deputy Operations Program Manager based in Sunnyvale, CA.What You'll get to Do:Working under an Operations Program Manager and with manufacturing operations functional management, you will be part of the team responsible for execution of the manufacturing scope of a multi-million dollar naval propulsion and power generation program. In this role, you will help guide and lead the manufacturing team by ensuring manufacturing issues and road blocks are resolved quickly, and that the manufacturing program(s) perform on time and on budget. You will be a key point of contact within manufacturing for the program. Responsibilities include the following:

  • Resolve manufacturing issues by working with cross functional teams.
  • Coordinate responses with functional organizations to keep projects on schedule.
  • Propose, plan/baseline, and execute to performance management baseline.
  • Perform risk and opportunity management functions for the manufacturing scope in concert with the overall program RSKOM.
  • Perform EVMS and cost account management functions.
  • Resolve material, manpower, and machine issues to ensure successful manufacturing performance.
  • Provide continuity in Operations Program Management support to assist and coordinate with cross functional weekend shift personnel to achieve critical schedule milestones.This position will be required to regularly work a 40-hour work schedule that includes Saturday and Sunday day-shifts at the manufacturing facility location in Sunnyvale, CA.This position can be filled at a Principal Project Management - Deputy Operations Program Manager level or a Senior Principal Project Management - Deputy Operations Program Manager level. MANUMS SNYVLCA Basic Qualifications:*This position may be filled at higher level based on the following qualifications*
    • Bachelor's Degree with 6+ years of relevant work experience; 4+ years of experience with a Master's (Note: an additional 4+ years of relevant work experience may be considered in lieu of degree).OR
      • Bachelor's Degree with 10+ years of relevant work experience; 8+ years of experience with a Master's (Note: an additional 4+ years of relevant work experience may be considered in lieu of degree).AND
        • 3+ years of experience in Program and/or Project Management.
        • Experience using ERP systems.
        • Ability to travel (generally less than 5%).
        • Ability to obtain a security clearance which requires U.S. citizenship.Preferred Qualifications:
          • Experience working on government contracts.
          • Experience with Earned Value Management.
          • Experience with manufacturing production proposals.
          • Experience managing hardware production activity.
          • Experience with SAP in a low volume, high mix manufacturing environment.
          • Bachelor's degree in a technical field.
          • 3+ years of experience in Earned Value Management.
          • PMP certification. Salary Range: $83,800 USD - $125,800 USD Salary Range 2: $103,900 USD - $155,900 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 .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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Keywords: Northrop Grumman, Sunnyvale , Principal/Senior Principal Project Management - Deputy Operations Program Manager, Executive , Sunnyvale, California

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