Northrop Grumman Program Planning Scheduling Analyst 3/4 in Palmdale, California

Program Planning Scheduling Analyst 3/4

Requisition ID: 18002679

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

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security and freedom of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place you.

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, logistics and modernization, cyber security, and C4ISR to government and commercial customers. We operate in all 50 states and 25 countries with 65,000 employees who are committed to innovation, development, and discovery. Here at Northrop Grumman, we seek to deliver the value of performance by bringing the next generation of technology to life.

Our professionals live and breathe different perspectives here; we are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and well aware that the more ideas, backgrounds, opinions, and experiences we bring to our work, the stronger that work will be. Just as you would invest your time and hard work into our company, we focus on investing back into you through enriching professional experiences and high-quality learning and development opportunities. We want you to bring your whole self to work and for you to have meaningful connections with your coworkers, customers, and communities, while providing the best products, systems, and technologies to protect our world.

Job Description:

Northrop Grumman Technology Services is seeking an experience Program Planning and Scheduling Analyst to join our team at our Palmdale, CA location.

Duties and responsibilities of this position will include, but not be limited to:

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, identifies and resolves critical path and network logic conflicts. Utilizes Gantt, PERT, milestone charts, earned value management and other project management techniques to gauge progress and identify performance variances to facilitate focus and intervention on critical areas.

This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

Basic Qualifications:

This requisition may be filled at either a level 3 or a level 4

Qualifications for a level 3 are 5 years of experience with Bachelors; 3 years with Masters. 9 years of relevant experience with years may be used in lieu of education.

Qualifications for a level 4 are 10 years of experience with Bachelors; 8 years with Masters. 14 years of relevant experience with years may be used in lieu of education.

Candidate must be proficient in Microsoft Project, Milestone Professional, or related scheduling software.

Must be willing to work a flexible work schedule that may include extended shifts, holidays, and weekends and support on call status for 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week, 365 days a year.

Must have an active Secret DoD clearance with ability to maintain that clearance.

The ability to obtain and retain Special Program access clearance within 365 days from submission.

Preferred Qualifications:

Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills as well as oral and written communication skills are required.

Applicants with an active TOP SECRET clearance preferred.

Ability to work under only general supervision.

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 most positions.

Title: Program Planning Scheduling Analyst 3/4

Location: California-Palmdale

Requisition ID: 18002679