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Northrop Grumman Principal Project Management in San Diego, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy,and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to dowhat others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman is seeking a Principal Project Manager. This position will be located at our Aerospace Systems Sector in San Diego, CA.

The qualified candidate will become part of the Northrop Grumman's Global Logistics & Modernization organization.

The selected candidate will oversee and manage the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serve as liaison betweenproject management and planning, project team, and line management.

In this role, the selected candidate will be expected to:

  • Review status of projects and budgets; manages schedules and prepares status reports.

  • Assess project issues and develop resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives.

  • Develop mechanisms for monitoringproject progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, functional managers, and clients.

Basic Qualifications:

Six years related Project Management experience with aBA/BS degree; four years with a Master's degree.

Be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government security clearance (U.S. citizenship is a pre-requisite).

Preferred Qualifications:

General familiarity with Product Support discipline and the Technical Publications development process in particular.

Familiarity or coursework that includes Earned Value Management and MS Project.

Previous internship/co-op or other work experience, leadership & teamwork capabilities, interpersonal communication skills, and activities (professional/community/extracurricular).

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 : Logistics