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Principal Program Planning and Scheduling Analyst Redondo Beach, CA

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Redondo Beach
Posted on: January 21, 2023

Job Description:

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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're making history.

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman's Strategic Space Systems Division (SSSD) is an industry-leading provider satellite payloads and directed energy solutions for national security, military, and human exploration missions. We are built on a strong heritage of innovative, innovative, affordable, and reliable aerospace and defense products our customers and nation rely on our team to achieve mission success. Join the Space revolution and make the impossible, possible.

SSSD has an opening for a Principal Program Planning and Scheduling Analyst 3 for their Redondo Beach, CA location and report to the Manager of Program Planning. The successful candidate must be able to work independently on multiple concurrent programs and proposals and will prepare, develop, and coordinate the Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) to meet all program objectives and ensures program schedules are horizontally and vertically integrated.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Implements scheduling best practices as prescribed by industry to include, but not limited to:

  • DCMA 14-point
  • IPMR DI-MGMT-81861
  • Earned Value Management System (EVMS)
  • Critical Path Analysis
  • Schedule Risk Analysis (SRA)
  • Schedule Performance and Health Metrics and Analysis
  • Provides weekly status and reporting
  • Conducts Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBR) and Joint Surveillance Reviews (JSR) audits The successful candidate will possess the following:
    • Ability to perform detailed schedule, resource, work, and cost analysis and make recommendations to solve problems
    • Ability to create presentation content and present to various levels of leadership
    • Ability to effectively work with multiple functional teams, supplier teams, and the Program/Project ManagerBasic Qualifications:
      • 5 years of experience in any combination of the following: Program Planning & Scheduling, Finance, Pricing, Program Management or Engineering, Military Leadership; OR 3 years of stated experience with a Master's Degree
      • Microsoft Office
      • Ability to obtain Department of Defense (DoD) ClearancePreferred Qualifications:
        • Master's degree in Business, Supply Chain, and/or STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline
        • Experience with Microsoft Project Server 2010/2013
        • Knowledge with Integrated Master Plan (IMP) and Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) development; Schedule Risk Assessment (SRA) approach and execution
        • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees, management, and executive leadership
        • DoD Secret security clearanceAs an employee of Northrop Grumman, you are eligible for our robust benefits package which includes:
          • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
          • 401k
          • Educational Assistance
          • Life Insurance
          • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
          • Paid Time Off
          • Health & Wellness Resources
          • Employee DiscountsThis position's standard work schedule is 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows an employee to work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday and take every other Friday off of work.

            To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions, please view our Selecting the Best Qualified Managers" video:

            Salary Range: $86,300 USD - $129,500 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 .

            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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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