- Bachelor's Degree
- Master's Degree
- Project Management
- Organizational Skills
- Microsoft Office
- Communication Skills
Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you.
As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work then the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.
Northrop Grumman Defense Systems is seeking a Senior Principal Project Management position out of Edwards AFB, CA. The successful candidate will oversee and manage the operations aspects of ongoing projects and serve as a liaison between project management and planning, project team, and line management.
A candidate for this position will review the status of projects and budgets, manage schedules, and prepare status reports. Assessing project issues, developing resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client satisfaction goals and objectives will be a top priority. This candidate with develop mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers, and clients.
Assigned work locations is Edwards AFB, CA.
Bachelor's Degree with 10 years of job related experience or 8 years with a Master's degree. 14 years of job related experience may be used in lieu of education.
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, and an ability to swiftly learn and become proficient with related software used for project management.
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills as well as oral and written communication skills are required for the position.
Must be willing to work a flexible work schedule that may include extended shifts, holidays, and weekends and support on call status for 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week, 365 days a year.
Must meet medical requirements for worldwide travel. Additionally, must have and maintain a valid U.S. passport, accept customer furnished quarters for a period up to 120 days away from primary work location and comply with mobility requirements such as chemical warfare training and immunizations that may include anthrax and smallpox.
Must have an active Secret DoD clearance with ability to maintain that clearance. Have the ability to obtain and retain Special Program access clearance within 365 days from submission is a condition of employment.
Active DoD Top Secret Clearance
Degree in a field of project management, a PMP certification, and knowledge of EVMS is preferred.
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 statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for this position.