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Program Manager 2

Northrop Grumman
Brigham City, UT 84302
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems and technology that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 are making history.

Northrop Grumman's Space sector is looking for a **Manager Programs Level 2 at the Promontory Utah location** to support the Propulsion Systems Division / NASA Space Launch System (SLS) Booster program. The SLS Booster program has exciting opportunities for experienced managers to grow their careers. The selected candidate will be responsible for managing flight controls and flight support efforts across the SLS Booster. Tasks include support development of a Concept of Operations (CONOPS) for next-generation SLS Booster; supporting integrated management of the next-generation Booster avionics, Thrust Vector Control (TVC) and Flight Termination (FTS) subsystems; support definition and design of the next-generation Booster factory floor; support sustainment and maintenance of the existing SLS Booster avionics and FTS subsystems; support pre-launch, launch and post-launch activities associated with the current SLS Booster; and support design, development and implementation of next generation Booster related launch console displays.

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.

Program Managers are responsible for leading all phases of the program life cycle from inception (proposal development) through startup, execution, and completion (contract closeout). Primary responsibilities are the management of cost, schedule, and technical performance of company programs or subsystems and include, but are not limited to:

+ Cultivating customer relationships and intimacy to develop further opportunities within the customer community
+ Developing new business opportunities through long term strategic planning, capture planning, and development of proposals and business plans
+ Establishing a program organization that effectively addresses customer requirements and incorporates the necessary internal and external sub-organizations
+ Leading and directing cross-functional Integrated Program Teams (IPT) to meet program cost, schedule and technical performance objectives
+ Measuring and reporting program performance
+ Delivering presentations to customers, executive management and other program stakeholders
+ Participating in the negotiation of contracts, contract changes, specifications, operating budgets, schedule milestones, and key terms and conditions
+ Establishing design concepts, criteria, and engineering efforts for product research, development, integration and test
+ Creation, review and finalization of the program Statement of Work
+ Identification, distribution, tracking, and completion of program requirements
+ Establishment and management of the program and subordinate baselines
+ Development and adherence to budget baselines utilizing Earned Value Management (EVM) or similar cost & schedule control methodologies and tools
+ Identifying, allocating and managing program resources, including workforce planning
+ Managing Government/customer supplied property or information (GFE, CFE, etc.)
+ Managing suppliers to meet program objectives
+ Adherence to all internal processes, policies, and applicable industry standards
+ Ensuring program team understands and adheres to contract scope, and manages change through control board activities
+ Development and adherence to master plans and schedules
+ Conducting thorough risk & opportunity management practices including identification, mitigation and realization


**Basic Qualifications:**

+ Bachelor's Degree and 20 years, or Master's and 15 years' experience supporting U.S. Government contracts and customers and/or project management in other industries.
+ 10 years of 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.
+ 15 years of demonstrated success leading teams/and or organizations to achieve a common goal.
+ Experience with Risk Databases/Tool.
+ Thorough knowledge of both hydro-mechanical and electro-mechanical based flight control system.
+ Demonstrated experience in applying the following principals:

+ Business Acumen: The ability to apply knowledge, insights and understanding of business and financial concepts, tools and processes to the benefit of program decisions, actions, and performance.
+ Issue & Problem Resolution: The ability to identify and address program impacts through a systematic, proactive, approach to issue and problem resolution that identifies, communicates, monitors, and promptly resolves conflicts across all levels of the program.
+ Planning & Scheduling: The ability to initiate, develop, integrate, execute, direct and control program plans and cost and schedule baselines that meet both program contractual requirements and stakeholder expectations.
+ Program Growth: The ability to recognize and respond to customer needs in order to develop additional sales that support organizational objectives.
+ Program Integration: The ability to identify, orchestrate, coordinate and controls the management activities and processes that integrate program interdependencies throughout their life cycle to achieve successful program completion.
+ Risk & Opportunity: The ability to address program uncertainty through an organized and analytical forward looking approach that identifies risks and opportunities, determines appropriate handling plans, and manages, controls, and communicates risks and opportunities throughout the lifecycle of the program.
+ Scope, Configuration & Change: The ability to effectively plan, define, establish, communicate, monitor, and control scope to ensure that all of the work required and only the work required is performed.
+ Supplier & Subcontractor: The ability to identify, select, direct and manage subcontract and supply chain elements of the program in a manner that supports program goals and company strategy.

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Experience in developing and certifying flight control systems.
+ Experience in developing and certifying flight termination systems.
+ Capture Experience. Experience with various contract types (i.e, Firm-Fixed-Price, Cost Plus, Time & Material).

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: 2020-05-19 Expires: 2020-06-18

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