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Manager Project Management 1 OK

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Oklahoma City
Posted on: June 5, 2024

Job Description:

Requisition ID: R10161120

Category: Program Management
Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States of America
Clearance Type: Secret
Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the Time
Positions Available: 1

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. Discover careers that change the world and further advancements in defense, technology, and engineering today at Northrop Grumman. Use your experience to grow your career and support our global customers with the technology, systems, and solutions they need to enable their missions on the diversity, respect, and above all teamwork. Together with our group of experts across the technical spectrum, you will discover opportunities to make a difference in our world and start solving some of the world's most critical problems in the most innovative ways.

Our Defense Systems Sector is seeking an Project Management Manager to join our growing team in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

You will become part of Northrop Grumman's Systems and Software Solutions (S&SS). S&SS provides sustainment support for the US Air Force B-1, KC-135, and numerous other Government platforms. Our team members complete engineering, reverse engineering, and logistics solution efforts to solve complex obsolescence problems and ensure warfighter supportability.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the overall cost, schedule, and technical performance of programs. The selected candidate will be responsible for developing new business and expanding business with the current customers and establishing milestones and monitoring adherence to master plans and schedules, identifying program problems and obtaining solutions, such as allocation of resources or changing contractual specifications.


Direct supervision/management of the staff
Create project plans, including project schedules and budgets
Execute programs successfully by managing safety, quality, schedule and cost (P&L responsibility)
Integrate requirements vertically and horizontally across the project to ensure successful execution
Brief Northrop Grumman management and Air Force customers on project status
Identify and mitigate risks
Communicate staffing and lab needs to ensure projects are adequately resourced
Work with multiple engineering teams and cross-functional departments
Collaborate with Internal Work Orders (IWO) and Suppliers to perform project requirements
Lead proposal activities for new projects

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree with 3 years of experience supporting Aerospace, Department of Defense, Government contracts, or project management experience
Experience with Earned Value Management System (EVMS)
Ability to obtain a U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Secret security clearance
Demonstrated financial management skills including development and control of program budgets, schedules, EAC's and the ability to recognize and capture program changes
Aircraft Modernization and Sustainment experience
Must be proficient in the concepts of continuous improvement

Preferred Qualifications:

Current Secret clearance with the ability to obtain special access.
Previous experience managing/developing small to large proposals across Development, Production, and Sustainment type programs along with building and delivering program briefings for executive leadership.
Experience working on DoD related projects
Experience presenting project performance to upper management and customers
Risk Management experience
Background in engineering and/or engineered products
Program and/or Project management work experience with assembly, testing, tooling development and working with major subcontractors
Government proposal experience with aircraft structures and systems

Salary Range: $85,500 - $128,300
The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.
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 application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.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 all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.


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