Mgr Programs 3-19014524

Location: Annapolis
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Clearance Type: Polygraph
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Program Manager 3 to join our team.


The Undersea Systems business unit is the center of excellence for complex, unmanned systems and solutions across the maritime environment. The business unit is seeking candidates for a Program Manager, Special Defense Operating Unit (OU). This position is located in Annapolis, MD.

Job Description:

Program Manager (PM) responsibilities include day-to-day program execution. This position requires a leader who has demonstrated his/her ability to manage program execution, shape customer needs, and establish and develop existing and new customer relationships in this domain area. Additionally, the selected candidate will be responsible for allocation of program space, execution of program security requirements, promoting professional development of program personnel, and ensuring the rigor of program execution. Must be perceived as a thought leader by peers and the customer community.


Basic Qualifications: 
Bachelors degree from an accredited institution with 10 years relevant experience.
Be a manager/leader whose decisions affect the financial, employee, or public relations perception.
Be accountable for results that impact the performance of the mission and success of the programs objectives.
Be responsible for the successful operation of program objectives and activities.
Be responsible for overall program budgets, schedules, and performance standards.
Direct and control the activities of program activities through IPT leads.
Coordinates development and tracking of progress against integrated master schedule.
Coordinates activities of Logistics, Production, Engineering, Test, and Supply Chain to ensure on-time and within budget delivery of mission hardware.
Establishes milestones and monitors adherence to master plans and schedules. Identifies program problems and obtains solutions, such as allocation of resources or changing contractual specifications. Directs the work of employees assigned to the program from technical, support, and administrative areas.
Lead the assigned program activities supporting the programs strategy development, budget and cost management, proposal development, product acquisition and delivery activities thereby ensuring timely and cost effective delivery, and customer satisfaction.
Active TS/SCI security clearance with a CI Poly

Preferred Qualifications: 

Support of the daily execution of a Special Defense program
Conduct briefings and technical meetings for corporate management.
Interact with equivalent-level managers concerning matters of significance to the company.

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Job ID: 19014524

  Reasons to apply:

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
Polygraph Required