Northrop Grumman Engineer Planning Analyst 3 in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading company whose work with cutting-edge technology is driven by something human: the lives our technology protects? If so, Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. It's not the systems that drive us: it's the soldier our systems bring home. It's not just the equipment that motivates us: it's the people our equipment protects. It's not the innovation that gets us up in the morning: it's whom those innovations serve. We're united by our work to help people and protect the world. And that mission makes our team even stronger.

When you join Northrop Grumman, you'll have the opportunity to connect with coworkers in an environment that's uniquely caring, diverse, and respectful. Employees share experiences, insights, perspectives, and creative solutions with some of the best minds in the industry. We collaborate through integrated product teams, cross-functional teams, and employee resource groups, while thriving through the support of training and development, mentors and every day coaching, along with extensive health and work/life benefits. We're committed to our employees' professional and personal development and success.

Northrop Grumman recruits top talent with traditional and non-traditional backgrounds in order to ensure our team is united, connected, skilled, focused and innovative. An inclusive workplace of people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives is the key to our performance. At Northrop Grumman, we want our employees to bring their whole self to work. All your different sides are welcome here, as we believe they make our team, our products and our services, that much better. Northrop Grumman's Technology Services is seeking an experienced Engineer Planning Analyst to support the Sustainment and Modernization of Radar Sensors (SMORS) program. This position is located in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

The ideal candidate should have experience with the elements of Engineering Planning Analyst:

  • Prepares and coordinates the plans and schedules for new or existing programs.

  • Determines, monitors, and reviews costs, operational budgets and schedules, and manpower requirements.

  • Supports and participates in negotiations with customer.

  • Analyzes effects of projects upon various areas such as Engineering, Facilities, and the labor pool to determine the most practical and cost-efficient methods to obtain the required resources.

  • Resolves proposal preparation problems and assesses the progress against established plans and parameters.

  • Formulates and recommends corrective action measures such as schedule revisions, manpower adjustments, fund allocations, and work requirements.

  • Ability to travel on occasion to Northrop Grumman and customer locations is required within the Colorado region.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of related experience with Bachelors; 3+ years with a Masters

  • Working knowledge of the engineering planning process.

  • U.S. Citizen with an active SECRET security clearance or higher is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Frequent use and general knowledge of industry practices, techniques, and standards.

  • Experience with USAF/DoD radar systems.

  • Previous experience supporting aGovernment and/or DoD customer.

  • Previous experience working with customers such as the USAF/DoD.

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.