Northrop Grumman Senior Technical Lead - Project Manager in United States
Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work then the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.
Northrop Grumman Defense Services sector is seeking an Senior Technical Lead to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Washington, DC. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's US Department of State (DOS), Bureau of Administration, Information Technology Services Division of the Executive Office (A/EX/ITS's) team. This is a contract to provide the US Department of State with highly-skilled and qualified personnel to provide high quality, "state of the art" application development activities to be performed in support of A/EX/ITS systems and applications, leveraging an integrated and scalable framework to meet ITS's vision and requirements, leveraging Agile/SCRUM or a hybrid development methodology supported by a DevOps framework.
Roles and Responsibility
Leads and monitors technical application development, deployment, and support activities, while communicating and adhering to established procedures, processes and timelines.
Applies Agile/SCRUM methodologies in the support of rapid prototype development and continuous service delivery.
Provides subject matter expert (SME) support in technology roadmap development, tracking, and alignment to organizational strategic objectives and risks.
Establishes, recommends, and implement technological improvements to ensure quality and support in response to organizational needs.
Participates in complex operating systems, systems software planning and implementation, production support activities, and prototype development.
Reviews and analyzes current technology infrastructure and its ability to support strategic objectives, identifies and communications solutions, and recommends improvements.
Audits, designs, and implements security technologies, services, and processes that support cybersecurity accreditation.
Ensures daily end-to-end delivery of Configuration Management services in collaboration with the Configuration Management Team.
Collaborates with administrative staff and technical writers to define and document enterprise level documentation, technical outcomes, best practices, and lessons learned.
Provides reporting and metrics to ensure the quality of the application services are meeting business objectives.
Assists clients in continuous monitoring best practices to ensure optimal application performance.
Validates adherence to quality best practice of the overall enterprise architecture strategic design, development, testing, and implementation of proof of concept solutions.
Assists in managing timelines, resolving problems, and coaching team members on Agile methodologies.
Assists with performing and providing reviews, analyses, studies, documentation, and recommendations for system design utilizing technical expertise in system engineering, software engineering, logistics, test and evaluation, and training.
Leverages industry quality standards to support technology solution decisions in the reliability, scalability, and integration of enterprise integration and modernization efforts.
Validates quality objectives are achieved, risks are managed appropriately, and existing systems architecture are documented.
This requisition requires a Senior Technical Lead to join our talented team with a minimum of 14 years' experience. This requisition may requires Technical Lead. To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field
14+ years of experience leading application development teams and working across large, multi-disciplined functional and technical teams
Must be a US Citizen and have an Active Secret Clearance
Active PMP certification
Active CSM or CSD certification
Demonstrated professional experience and proficiency in Azure DevOps
Understand current regulatory requirements including federal standard security management practices and emerging trends within the field
Experience in providing operational and technical support for security assessments
Excellent presentation and communication skills in both oral and written form
Ability to manage dynamic deadlines and adaptability to shifting priorities
Demonstrated ability to effectively coordinate and collaborate with clients
Demonstrated ability to conduct thorough needs analysis and implement solutions to drive business outcomes
Attention to detail and maintaining proactive communication
Ability to critically review feature requests and make alternate proposals as needed
Excellent problem-solving and analytical abilities
Strong customer service and interpersonal skills
Experience working in the Federal Government
Top Secret security clearance
Experience supporting ServiceNow or Azure implementation
Experience with SharePoint and Tableau
Experience implementing a DevOps or DevSecOps framework
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 : Information Technology