Sr Master Scheduler-19018601

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

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact peoples lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nations history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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 do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, theyre making history.


Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems is currently looking for a Master Scheduler to work in our Beavercreek, OH location



Position Responsibilities:

  • Serves as both Program Master Scheduler and Work Center Scheduler
  • Generates and Maintains Top Level Program Schedules
  • Supports Program Office in EACs/PMRs/Metrics
  • Inputs MRP Demand Signals
  • Plans, Prepares, Issues, and Controls Production Schedules
  • Generates/Manages Lock Down Schedules
  • Releases MRP Work Orders & Manages MRP Make Signals
  • Generates/Prints Production Paperwork
  • Coordinates Pick Lists w/ Stores
  • Ensures Ops has all Inputs (Paper/Tools/Materials/etc.)
  • Assists with Conveyance between Work Centers
  • Manages Prioritization for Conflicts
  • Manage Work Center Scheduling
  • Identify Backlogs & Scheduling Priorities
  • Coordinates all Customer Shipments with Logistics
  • Coordinates WIP Shipments (i.e. IWOs/outside services/etc.) with Logistics
  • Performs Risk Analysis, Critical Path Analysis, and MRP Logic Conflicts
  • Performs Work Order Variance Analysis; Review MRP Execution; Ensures Accuracy of Information; Reconcile Supply and Demand; Validates Master Scheduling Requirements
  • Understands Needs and Constraints of Manufacturing Shop Floor
  • Coordinates Interdepartmental Activity
  • Provides Detailed Information in Daily Ops & Management Meetings Relative to Schedules, Customer on Time Delivery Status, and Corrective Action Status.
  • Produces Data Reports as Required.
  • Works with Site Master Scheduler to Provide Inputs for Site Capacity & Facility Planning


Competencies for Success:

  • Good Organization Skills and Ability to Work with Minimal Direction in a Changing Environment
  • High Energy, Results Oriented, Self-Motivated / Self-Reliant, Team Player
  • Strong Problem Solving Skills
  • Strong Interpersonal Skills with Ability to Interface with an Organization at all Levels
  • Ability to Work in a Dynamic, Fast Paced Environment
  • Ability to Multitask and Prioritize
  • Strong Attention to Detail
  • Initiative, Self-starter, Adaptable, and High Motivation for Excellence
  • Excellent Organizational, Communication, and Interpersonal Skills
  • Self-directed, Proactive
  • Role Requires Ability to Obtain a Secret Security Clearance Level



Required Education & Experience:

  • BA/BS in Production Management, Business, Logistic Management, Supply Chain Management, or Mechanical/Industrial Engineering with 6 years related experience or Masters in Production Management, Masters in Supply Chain management, or Mechanical /Industrial Engineering with 3  years related experience.
  • Proficiency with Computer Automated Scheduling Systems (i.e. OpenPlan [Preferred], MS Project, Shop Floor Control Database/Software, etc.)
  • Demonstrated proficiency in MS Office, MS Project, Access and other office information systems; possess an understanding of software engineering terminology
  • Proficiency with ERP/MRP Systems
  • Experience with Shop Floor Control Systems (i.e. Dynafact [Preferred])
  • Experience in Lean Manufacturing Principles and Applications
  • APICS Certification [Preferred]

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 ID: 19018601

  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.
Secret Required