IT Program Manager
Company: Northrop Grumman
Posted on: August 4, 2022
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Northrop Grumman's Enterprise Services organization is seeking a
dynamic, innovative IT Operations Manager in our Sunnyvale, CA
(SVL) location. This motivated individual will be responsible for
overseeing classified and unclassified IT operations, including
Cybersecurity, for multiple programs within the Maritime/Land
Systems and Sensors Division, Marine Systems Business Unit
(MSBU).This person will act as the primary point of contact between
the Enterprise Services team and assigned MSBU programs. This
candidate will also oversee and manage information system solution
concept development (proposal phase). Additionally, the candidate
will lead the design, development, integration/test and support of
information systems and security (post award). This includes
managing the priorities and day-to-day activities for IT and
Cybersecurity personnel and resources. Responsibilities will
include, but are not limited to:
- Overall technical quality and performance, budget, and schedule
for IT/Cybersecurity content on the assigned programs, ensuring the
programs adhere to sound technical processes in IT/Cybersecurity in
accordance with company policies, procedures, and quality
standards. Additionally, the applicant will lead non-recurring and
recurring support activities across multiple programs
- Coordinate with program leadership, homeroom managers, and end
user groups to identify, plan, implement, and sustain
IT/Cybersecurity solutions to meet program strategic and tactical
objectives. Basic Qualifications:
- Bachelor's degree and 9 years of IT experience; or a master's
degree and 7 years of IT experience
- Demonstrated ability to communicate and interact with a wide
range of users ranging from very technical to non-technical.
- Customer Satisfaction and Continuous Improvement
- Proven IT project management experience and demonstrated
leadership skills, including planning, scheduling, workload
forecasting and proposal development.
- Must be a US Citizen and be eligible for a Secret level
clearance following hire.
- Must be able to work full time in Sunnyvale, California.
- Bachelor's degree, or a master's degree, in Information
Systems, Systems Engineering, or Network Engineering (or similar
STEM related discipline) is preferred.
- A minimum of 1 year of experience as a Project Manager with
knowledge in cost, budgets, and schedules
- Familiarity with the MSBU business, government customers, and
programs is a plus.
- Experience or familiarity with computer aided manufacturing
equipment is a plus
- Previous Enterprise Services Program Manager experience.
- Experience with Agile based practices and Lean Six Sigma
- Understanding of Continuous Improvement concepts, processes,
- Results-oriented team player, with the ability to handle a
rapidly changing set of projects and priorities while maintaining a
strong professional presence.
- Customer-focused with proven leadership and excellent
communication skills with ability to drive cross functional teams
to action when working in a matrix organization.
- Self-starter who works quickly and effectively, can get up to
speed with program processes quickly and enjoys a fast paced,
- Entrepreneurial spirit, and ability to effectively challenge
the status quo while providing innovative solutions to complex IT
requirements Program Management
- Active Secret Level clearance Salary Range: $125,800 USD -
$188,600 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 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.
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