Senior Principal Project ManagementCorinne, UT

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.


SP Launch and Missile Defense Systems (LMDS) is an industry-leading provider for prime satellite and payload capabilities and directed energy and electronics solutions for national security, military, and civil customers. We are built on a heritage of providing innovative, affordable and reliable aerospace and defense products that our customers rely on to achieve mission success. Join the Space revolution and make the impossible, possible.

LMDS has an opening for a Senior Principal Supply Chain Business Operations/Compliance Specialist to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Promontory/Corinne, Utah.

Job Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Maintains and responsible of the Risks, Issues, and Opportunity (RIO) management plan.

  • Troubleshoot and administrative management of the Program-selected TRIO tool.

  • Owns overall quality and validity of all Program vetted Risks / Issues / Opportunities.

  • Ensure adherence/compliance of program RIO process against corporate and sector procedures.

  • Works collaboratively with risk owners and associated Control Account Managers (CAMs) to meet risk mitigation and opportunity development commitments.

  • Provides horizontal and vertical integration of the RIO SOW for each of the Operating Units and IPTs.

  • Executes a proactive risk identification process and to understand and evaluate new affordability opportunities and developments.

  • Verify and support all aspects of Corporate, Sector and DCMA audits on the risk, issues, and opportunities processes.

  • Act as primary contact for all program RIO activities, including leadership reviews and customer reviews.

  • Lead program wide monthly review boards for Risks, Issues and Opportunity

  • Provides administrative and project support to the Program Integration Director in managing NCTA and Indirect Funds.

  • Liaisons with the Air Dominance Division (ADD) on NCTA and Indirect Funds and submit inputs for monthly ADD Resource Review Board

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree and 10 years (or Bachelor of Science in STEM and 9 years) of related experience as defined below, OR a Master's degree and 8 years (or Master of Science in STEM and 7 years) of related experience as defined below.

  • Related experience includes professional and/or military experience to include a background in project management, program management, engineering, capture efforts, and/or business management related functions.

  • Knowledge of Project Management principles and experience utilizing them professionally. (managing projects, scheduling, budget)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated ability to develop and influence project team relationships

  • Experience of familiarity with aircraft production, supply chain, engineering, software development, and product support

  • Experience with risk, issue, and opportunity development.

  • Program Integration and Risk Management experience

What We Offer:

At Northrop Grumman, we are on the cutting edge of innovation-- building the next generation of sophisticated aircraft to protect our country. Our diverse portfolio of programs means there are endless paths to cultivate your career. We are well-known for our inclusive, family environment, phenomenal learning opportunities, and exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers. We also offer exceptional benefits/healthcare, a great 401K matching program, and 14 Employee Resource Groups inclusive of all employees

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

  • 401k

  • Educational Assistance

  • Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

  • Paid Time Off

  • Health & Wellness Resources

  • Employee Discounts

This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off

Salary Range: $95,000 - $142,400

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.