Sentinel (GBSD) Configuration and Data Management (CMDM) - Project Change Engineering (PCE) Manager 3 - 12751Roy, UT

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Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Configuration and Data Management (CMDM) - Project Change Engineering (PCE) Manager 3 . This position is located in Roy, UT and supports the Sentinel program. This role may offer a competitive relocation assistance package.

What You'll Get To Do:

The successful candidate will lead a multi-disciplined team overseeing Configuration and Data Management (CMDM), and Project Change Engineering (PCE) for the Sentinel Program. You will work closely with your Program leadership to ensure long-term/short-term milestones and day-to-day tasking is accomplished. You will gather, track, and report key performance indicators & metrics to your Program leadership team as well as the Sr. CMDM & PCE Manager on a weekly basis.

Tasking includes staffing, budget planning, and control account management (CAM) duties, employee development and training coordination, establishing/ implementing policy.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

  • 401k

  • Educational Assistance

  • Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

  • Paid Time Off

  • Health & Wellness Resources

  • Employee Discounts

This positions standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a

nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.

You'll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree and 8 years' experience, or Master's and 6 years' experience supporting US Government contracts and customers and/or project management in other industries.

  • 4 years of direct or related CMDM experience.

  • Understanding and experience executing the five functions of Configuration Management (Configuration Management Planning and Management, Configuration Identification, Configuration Change Management, Configuration Status Accounting, Configuration Verification and Audit).

  • 3 years of experience in a formal management position to include providing performance reviews for Direct Reports.

  • 3 years of experience in a DoD or Government Contracting environment.

  • 1 year of Software Configuration Management experience.

  • Must be a US Citizen with an active Secret Security Clearance with ability to obtain Top Secret Security Clearance.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in a STEM discipline.

  • More than 7 years of experience of direct CMDM domain knowledge.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) or Program Management Professional (PgMP) certification.

  • Experience with Government Contracting, especially with respect to the Engineering Change Proposal process.

  • Experience with AGILE framework program execution, especially as it relates to Software CMDM.

  • History of effective internal assessments, Supplier and Government Functional / Physical Configuration Audits.

  • Expert knowledge of NGSP, and CMDM Industry Standards, including ASME Y14, MIL-HDBK-61, SAE GEIA-859, SAE EIA-649-1, and GEIA-HB-649.

  • Knowledgeable with common NG CMDM tools, such as TeamCenter, SharePoint, MES, Jira, SAP, DOORS, Cameo, etc.

  • Excellent Written and Verbal communication skills.

  • Proven Experience with Process Improvements and Affordability Initiatives.

  • Demonstrated success leading teams/and or organizations to achieve a common goal.

  • Knowledge of system integration and test principles and test plan development at any level of build (unit, sub-system, system, etc.).

  • Collaborate across program to identify and support initiatives to improve CMDM tools and processes.

  • Active Top Secret Security Clearance.



Salary Range: $129,000 - $193,400

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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