Northrop Grumman Master Planning Scheduling Analyst 4 - Secret Clearance - Palmdale, CA in Palmdale, California

Master Planning Scheduling Analyst 4 - Secret Clearance - Palmdale, CA

Requisition ID: 18000854

Location(s): United States-California-Palmdale

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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.

The selected candidate will drive the following activities on all Programs:

Prepares, develops and coordinates the integrated master plan and integrated master schedule to meet all program objectives.

Ensures major projects and program schedules and plans are horizontally and vertically integrated across company functional groups including finance, engineering, material, manufacturing, and quality.

Tracks plans and schedules, performs risk analysis and network logic conflicts.

Utilizes Gantt, PERT, milestone charts, earned value management and other project management techniques to gauge progress and performance variances to facilitate focus and intervention on critical areas.

Manages scheduling statement of work (SOW) working with associated project controllers to ensure schedule and budget/forecast are consistent.

Analyzes schedule for critical path, recognizing implications of changes and assists in the development and incorporation of work-around plans into the schedule when change is required.

Develops necessary reports and metrics to enable management decisions.

Perform audits on divisional program deliverables, such as monthly CDRL submissions and conduct independent review and analysis of selected programs.

Create and implement business processes as needed to ensure the division is compliant with sector goals and direction.

Serve as program planning surge support for programs as needed.

Basic Qualifications:

Must have an Active DOD Secret Security Clearance reviewed within the last 5 years.

Bachelor's Degree with 10 years of Planning/Scheduling Experience or Master's Degree with 8 years of Planning/Scheduling Experience

Microsoft Project Advanced Knowledge

Recent Experience with Earned Value Management (EVM), Schedule Risk Assessment (SRA), Integrated Baseline Review (IBR), DCMA Joint Surveillance Reviews (JSR)

Preferred Qualifications:

Aerospace/Defense Industry Experience

Excel Macro/VBA skills are desired

Working knowledge of Microsoft Project Server

Oracle Primavera Risk Analysis Software Knowledge

Title: Master Planning Scheduling Analyst 4 - Secret Clearance - Palmdale, CA

Location: California-Palmdale

Requisition ID: 18000854