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Deputy Programs Manager

Northrop Grumman
Miami, FL 33126
Looking for growth, challenging opportunities and making a difference in the organization? If so, then you are ready to join the dynamic Defense Systems Team. This opening is for an experienced Deputy Program Manager (DPM) to lead a large Northrop Grumman and subcontractor team in building a defensible, secure, modern, and efficient IT infrastructure for USSOUTHCOM.

This position will be located in Doral, FL (Miami, FL area).

The Deputy Program Manager coordinates with the Program Manager on the direction of all phases of the program from inception through completion. The Deputy Program Manager's duties consist of but will not be limited to:

Supporting the Program Manager in meeting USSOUTHCOM's mission through efficient and quality fulfillment of the contract requirements.

Support the Program Manager in meeting corporate requirements for the program business areas of cost, schedule and technical performance.

Create and set performance plans for the team aligned to strategic plan of the client organization and NG.

Recruit and mentor team members for effective assimilation into the client and NG teams.

Establish milestones and monitor adherence to master plans and schedules, identify program problems and work with the team to develop solutions such as allocation of resources or changing contractual specifications.

Support the Program Manager and participates in the negotiation of contract and contract changes.

Support the Program Manager and participates in the preparation of proposals, business plans, proposal work statements and specifications, operating budgets and financial terms/conditions of the contract.

Work with the Program Manager in coordinating customer contact for program activities and leading program review sessions with customers to discuss funding, schedule, and technical performance.

Develop new business or expands the product line with the customer.

Negotiate, direct and approve work performed by vendor teams; plans, monitors, and addresses issues for all the subcontracted tasks.

Build a trusted relationship with the client organization members and focus the NG and vendor team on the USSOUTHCOM mission.

* To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions, please view our Selecting the Best Qualified Managers video: **www.northropgrumman.com/SQMVideo Qualifications**


**Basic Qualifications:**

+ DoD Secret clearance.
+ 5 plus years of Northrop Grumman Program Management processes experience.
+ Experience working in the Defense Acquisition environment.
+ Bachelor's degree and 15 years of relevant experience, or a Master's degree and minimum of 10 years of relevant experience. Additional relevant experience can be used as substitution for education.

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ DoD TS/SCI clearance.
+ Experience with FEDSIM contracts and acquisition.
+ USSOUTHCOM experience.
+ Large program (>$50M annual Sales) management experience.
+ Experience with programs providing Enterprise IT-related services and technical solutions that span cyber security and Network Operations Security Center (NOSC) management.
+ Experience in applying technical principles, theories and concepts in the field of data and application support services.
+ Knowledge of software development methodologies.
+ Possess project and program management certifications such as PMP or equivalent Government certifications. 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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

**Job Category** : Program Management


Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

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