Northrop Grumman Information Systems Program Manager in Raleigh, North Carolina
Northrop Grumman is seeking a Systems Program Manager to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Raleigh, NC. This is an on-site position with no telecommute possibilities. You will become a member of the Program Management office which provides Portfolio Managers, Program Managers, development organizations and clients with experienced Information Technology Project Managers to lead IT projects
Provide information technology project and program management support for United States Postal Service. The PMO effectively leads, manages, and coordinates services required to deliver client projects and provides support.
Creates Rough Order of Magnitude (ROM) infrastructure estimates that clients can use to baseline their project financial projections
Leads a team of experienced IT Service Providers and vendors to acquire, build, and install infrastructure..
Manage large scale IT tech refreshes.
Resolves all issues and action items
Ensure that projects are completed on-time
Delivery of project results that are within the defined budget
Develop advanced technological ideas and guides their development into a final product.
Serve as organization spokesperson on advanced projects and/or programs.
Act as advisor to management and customers on advanced technical research studies and applications
Daily support of projects and programs, weekly status report
Create detailed project plans, schedules, risk logs, issue logs, communication plans, change control processes, schedule and lead meetings, escalate issues, and others
The deliverable shall meet the following acceptance criteria in addition to compliance with the technical approach outlined below:
Microsoft Project Plans (MPP)
Team building with Service Providers, Vendors, and Postal
Manage team on a day-to-day basis
Issues will be escalated immediately to management for resolution
Keep project status up-to-date in PM tracking system
Enter funding requests and follow through to completion
Enter storage requests and follow through to completion
Manage multiple projects on a daily basis
Process reclaims and decommission promptly
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 14 years' experience. Additional experience may be considered in lieu of degree
Experience with large infrastructure projects
Experience with network/IT security in a government based secure environment
Familiarity with agile and waterfall project methodologies
Experience with enterprise wide implementations
Experience holding people accountable in a matrix organizational environment
Familiarity with SharePoint
Experience managing program based projects, as well as a project portfolio of up to 40 projects
Must be able to obtain a Position of Public Trust Clearance US Citizen or Permanent Resident (Green Card Holder), and must not have traveled outside the US for a combined total of 6 months or more in the last 5 years.
Must have resided in the US for the last 5 years.
Local to the Raleigh, NC area as this position does not allow telecommute or relocation assistance.
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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Job Category : Program Management