Northrop Grumman Principal or Senior Principal Material Requirement Planning Analyst in Baltimore, Maryland

Start your future with a new mission. Our Manufacturing organization is looking for a critical thinker with strong analytical and computer skills to join our team.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Material Requirement Planner for our Manufacturing Operations Support Technology organization. The position will be located in Baltimore, MD.

The individual will be expected to:

Analyze manufacturing, enterprise resource planning, and other material requirements based on needs of assembly demands, component replenishments, substitute parts or materials, production set ups, engineering changes and enterprise supplies

Resolve schedule, material requirement and business system problems with cross-functional representatives

Load and maintain Master Production Schedules into SAP

Review part or material requisitions for release to procurement

Analyze revision notices for incorporation into purchase order and production orders

Resolve master schedule and production problems, and review and update lead times with manufacturing cells

Monitor and help to maintain Grouping, Pegging and Distribution (GPD) for default

Work with Global Supply Chain, Program Management, Operations Project Management, Manufacturing, Inventory, Engineering and Mission Assurance stakeholders to ensure schedule compliance to government requirements and Command Media procedures

Run reports and provide program status to provide visibility to stakeholders

Coordinate project closeout activities

Support and analyze Requests for Pricing Information (RPIs) for BOM and Material Master accuracy

Lead projects that ensure schedule integrity and realism, and improve Master Production Schedule Performance

Lead projects that improve operational efficiency and effectiveness

Develop and deliver MRP-related training for internal customers and department staff

Support and drive Manufacturing Operations Support Technology and MRP visions

This job may be filled as a Principalor a Senior Principal based on the qualifications below.


Basic Qualifications for a Principal:

Bachelor's degree and 6 years of relevant experience or 4 years of relevant experience with a Master's degree

4 years of relevant experience in Operations, MRP, or Supply Chain

Understanding of MRP fundamentals

US Citizenship is required.

Basic Qualifications for a Senior Principal:

Bachelor's degree and 10 years of relevant experience or 8 years of relevant experience with a Master's degree

4 years of relevant experience in Operations, MRP, or Supply Chain

Understanding of MRP fundamentals

US Citizenship is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Working knowledge of MRP and Supply Chain

Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) or similar major

6 years relevant experience in Operations, MRP, or Supply Chain

Working knowledge of SAP or similar integrated ERP system

Experience with SAP Material Planning transactions

Experience with Defense Industry and Federal Acquisition Requirements (FAR)

Intermediate MS Excel and data analysis skills

APICS CPIM certification

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.