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Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking an experienced Sr. Principal Project Manager to join the Systems Engineering & Integration (SE&I) team. This position will be located in Roy, UT and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program .
This role is responsible to coordinate SE&I inputs into the program integration team for oversight and integration of program operations, execution and managing the program performance baseline. This includes integration with cross functional disciplines to include master planning, configuration and data management, digital engineering, business management, risk management, processes and tools, engineering, and more. This position regularly interfaces with senior management across the company and our customers.
The selected candidate will oversee and manage the SE&I organization’s operational aspects of ongoing projects and serve as liaison between project management and planning, project team, and line management. The candidate will also review status of projects and budget, manage schedules and prepare status reports, assess project issues and develop resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives. The selected candidate will also develop mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers, and other stakeholders.
Serve as an overall integration function for the SE&I organization engaging in many ad hoc activities required to ensure streamlined cadence for program operations and execution
Collaborate across all functions within the program to develop advanced concepts, techniques and requirements for new applications and tools
Coordinate schedules, requirements, and performance visibility to both the Program Office and the Customer while maintaining quality, cost, and schedule requirements
Facilitate internal and external meetings to support the program and represent program management in appropriate program reviews or boards
Develop and deliver high level briefings to Program Leadership and/or customer
Provide solutions to complex problems that are consistent with the organization’s objectives
Identify opportunities for change and champion needed changes in the organization
Successful candidates will have the following key attributes:
Proactive – anticipates requirements from higher management, and initiate and complete actions required to meet those requirements
Perceptive – sees the “big picture” but is also able to focus on the details and follows all of them through to completion
Composed – maintains a “level head” in the extremely dynamic, fast-paced, and demanding environment, especially when working closely with executive management on projects with highly compressed timelines and tight deadlines
Discretion – self-initiates tasks with considerable latitude for independent judgment
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
Paid Time Off
Health & Wellness Resources
This position’s standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.