Northrop Grumman Mgr Project Management 3 in Palmdale, California

Oversees and manages the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serves as liaison between project management and planning, project team, and line management. Reviews status of projects and budgets; manages schedules and prepares status reports. Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives. Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers, and clients.

This position is based in Palmdale, CA

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in STEM or Business and 7+ years of industry experience

  • 5+ years of management and/or team lead of people

  • Knowledge of project management concepts

  • Active In-Scope DOD Secret Clearance

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain Top Secret clearance and Special Program Access

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Excellent leadership, motivational, and communications skills

  • Demonstrated ability to plan and execute engineering projects from inception through completion

  • Cost Account Management expertise

  • Ability to manage cost, schedule, and technical performance of SOW elements

  • Experience coordinating preparation of proposals, business plans, and spend plans.

  • EVMS expertise

  • Risk and opportunity management experience

  • Customer relationship experience

  • Active In-Scope Top Secret Clearance (investigation within last 6 years) with ability to obtain special program access.

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