Northrop Grumman Jobs

Job Information

Northrop Grumman Staff Proposal Analyst (Clearance Required) in Redondo Beach, California

Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.

Northrop Grumman is seeking a Staff Proposal Analyst. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead/support proposal, estimating, and analytical activities of diverse and inclusive teams across the Division with high levels of engagement and collaboration with other team members

  • · Demonstrate a broad skill set that is balanced across interpersonal, business, estimating, and proposal based capabilities; a commitment to ethics and integrity; and the capability to innovate in a challenging and dynamic environment

  • Perform reviews and provide support to Division proposal teams over a variety of competitive or sole source proposals to result in high quality and timely products to include cost and risk analysis, development of estimates and Basis of Estimates, supplier estimating and compliance support activities

  • Perform compliance and audit support over Division proposal activities to meet Corporate and Sector policies and procedures, FAR, DFARS, CAS compliance to support Estimating System Compliance

  • Be able to develop or perform training for Division employees in critical Estimating and / or Pricing skills and tasks

  • Be able to perform cost or other financial analyses to support Division business decisions

  • Be able to develop plan or keep proposal teams on a set schedule to ensure proposals are completed on time

  • Thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative / team settings across all levels

  • Be able to coordinate or support the development of requested proposals from Request for Proposal (RFP) receipt through proposal submittal to the customer, as well as post-proposal support

  • Be able to coordinate the collection and accumulation of cost, scheduling, and performance elements from functional departments for proposal or estimating support activities and projects

  • Participates in should-cost and pricing reviews with management and customer representatives


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree with 14 years of experience in Pricing & Estimating, Proposal Management, Business Management, Subcontracts, and/or Contracts, or a Master's degree with 12 years of stated experience

  • Experience with estimating, basis of estimate, cost analysis, and/or business analytical techniques

  • Must have an active DoD Secret or Top Secret security clearance, awarded/reviewed within the last 5 years, and must be able to obtain and maintain program access

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with Proposals

  • Knowledge of the government regulations of FAR and DFARS

  • · Proficient in using ProPricer

  • Experience conducting cost analysis and risk modeling

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to effectively manage competing priorities and deadlines

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment

  • Excellent problem solving and organizational skills

  • Professional Certification in Cost Estimating or related area

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.

Job Category : Contracts And Pricing