Northrop Grumman Mgr Programs 2 in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

Adversaries, cybercriminals and cyberterrorists, are working every hour of every day to develop new means to compromise networks, to seize valuable intellectual property and personal data, and to gain an advantage on the digital battlefield. At Northrop Grumman, our mission is to see to it that they fail. Speed, stealth and precision - keys to controlling the physical domains of land, sea, air and space are imperatives in controlling the cyber domain. Our talented employees make advances every day based on these imperatives and are committed to providing the most advanced protection for our customers against the rapidly evolving cyber threat spectrum. Our company is trusted with securing some of the most high-risk systems and continues to be the trusted provider of mission enabled solutions for the security or our nation and allies. This is without a doubt one of the most exciting times to join our team. So come join us and experience the value of performance.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Deputy Program Manager to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. Program is a multiple Task Orders / Projects of dedicated engineers that provide architecture definition, design and development of framework infrastructure and services. The program employs agile software development and Systems Engineering. This position is located in Annapolis Junction, MD. The Deputy Program Manager will be responsible for cost, schedule and technical performance of programs/projects.. Duties include the key elements of Program/Project Management, and Customer Relations.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Provide technical and programmatic leadership for a diverse team of professionals performing major software system upgrades and enhancements which includes both significant software development and systems engineering

Ensure that the program activities meet the needs of the customer and position Northrop Grumman as a trusted partner with the agency

Representing Northrop Grumman and the program team to the customer and to subcontracted partners in pursuit of providing timely critical support personnel possessing a variety of skills

Supporting the Program Manager in managing and facilitating the day-to-day operations of the program, which requires close coordination with the customer and portfolio leads

Establish milestones and monitor adherence to master plans and schedules, update these plans as part of customer direct re-plans and the resulting change orders

Track financials to maximize profitability on Cost Reimbursable contract

Institute process improvement, process structure and accountability

Manage Technical Task Order (TTO) Leads for projects

Work with NG International Trade Compliance Analysts to manage ITAR program for contract

Directs all phases of programs from inception through completion. Responsible for the cost, schedule and technical performance of company programs or subsystems of major programs. Participates in the negotiation of contract and contract changes. Coordinates the preparation of proposals, business plans, proposal work statements and specifications, operating budgets and financial terms/conditions of contract. Acts as customer contact for program activities, participating in program review sessions with customer to discuss cost, schedule, and technical performance. Establishes design concepts, criteria and engineering efforts for product research, development, integration and test. Develops new business or expands the product line with the customer. Establishes milestones and monitors adherence to master plans and schedules, identifies program problems and obtains solutions, such as allocation of resources or changing contractual specifications. Directs the work of employees assigned to the program from technical, manufacturing and administrative areas.

Basic Qualifications:

A Bachelor's Degree and at least ten (10) years in managing medium to large integration projects or software development efforts, four (4) years of which shall have been on Intelligence Community projects;

At least five (5) years managing Intelligence Community or DoD sponsored task order contracts;

At least three (3) years in detailed management and oversight of a contractor or Government team, including conducting risk management, project costing, deliverable tracking, schedule and financial data monitoring and reporting;

At least two (2) years reviewing and analyzing financial expenditure reports;


Preferred Qualifications:

Demonstrated experience coordinating activities across a diverse and local but dispersed team

Experience working within an Agile environment;

Project Management Professional (PMP) certification or equivalent;

Detailed experience with financial tracking and business management

Managing TTO based contracts;

Managing multiple subcontractors;


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