Principal Project ManagementMelbourne, FL

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.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Principal Project Manager - IT to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This opportunity will be located in Melbourne, FL.

This position is for the role of Enterprise Services Project Manager. The selected candidate will be part of a diverse organization within the Strike Program Integration Team (PIT).

The selected candidate will be responsible for the oversight of the Strike Infrastructure Change Control Board (ICCB) request process, which includes project and process management that directly supports the Strike program office in day-to-day execution. Candidate will perform as the primary liaison/facilitator and Project Manager for multiple concurrent projects and will do so while working closely with Integrated Product Team (IPT) representatives, Supply Chain Management (SMT) teams, Program Leadership, and Manufacturing Operations. Most projects will require the selected candidate to prepare status reports and presentations for NGC internal and customer meetings.

Selected candidate will also communicate status of projects to leadership, proactively identify and communicate risks, expeditiously work issues, and communicate effectively with stakeholders to manage expectations. Assess project issues, and develop resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and customer satisfaction goals and objectives

Basic Qualifications Principal Project Management:

  • Bachelor's degree with 6 years' experience in Project Management, Program Integration/Execution or similar with Bachelors; OR 4 years' experience with master's degree

  • Experience with using Microsoft Office tool suite; Project, PowerPoint, Word, and Excel

  • Knowledge and Experience with ICCB process

  • Active secret or top-secret clearance (last investigation completed within last 6 years) and the ability to attain and maintain Special Program Access (PAR/SAP) within a reasonable amount of time as determined by business needs

  • Experience with IT infrastructure

  • Knowledge of Cyber Security Processes

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree from an accredited university

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification or similar

  • SharePoint experience

  • Existing Program Clearance

  • Aerospace and/or Defense Industry Experience

  • Proven success managing multiple projects simultaneously

  • Excellent organizational, verbal and written communication skills, as well as project management, analytical, planning and presentation skills are required

  • Ability to demonstrate experience with leading multi-disciplinary teams to successfully meet project goals

  • Experience with interfacing with all levels of employees and Leadership

We offer flexible work arrangements, 9/80 (every other Friday off) or 4/10 (every Friday off) work schedule with, phenomenal learning opportunities, exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers, and a very friendly team environment. We are looking for self-motivated, proactive, and goal-oriented people to help us grow our services and become even better at what we do.

Salary Range: $76,600 - $115,000

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