Senior Principal Manufacturing Analyst-19014900

Location: El Segundo
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Clearance Type: None
Number of Openings : 2
Shift : 1st Shift

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact peoples 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 do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, theyre making history.



Northrop Grumman Aerospace System is looking for a Senior Principal Manufacturing Analyst to support the Systems Engineering Integration & Test (SEIT) department. This position will be located in El Segundo, CA


Responsibilities include:


  • Supports production, business, and other processes in a team-based manufacturing environment. Performs activities in a variety of cross-functional areas including production planning and control, total quality management, systems, manufacturing, equipment and facilities engineering, material management, and process reengineering
  • Facilitate self-directed work teams, provide training in core skill areas to teams and peers, and interact with internal and external customers with respect to product planning, problem resolution, and process improvement. Incumbents are generally experienced in one or more areas of manufacturing operations

  • Oversees and manages the operational aspects of projects and serves as a liaison between project teams, integrated product teams (IPTs), and program leadership

  • Plans, organizes, and directs projects utilizing a systems approach. Works with project and leadership teams to ensure the effective management of schedule, budget, and risk

  • Facilitates meetings and working groups to build consensus, ensure effective time management and task completion, and promote effective communication within the team and to leadership

  • Assesses project risks/issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and customer satisfaction of goals and objectives

  • Advises management of the status of work in progress and potential production problems to ensure that personnel, equipment, materials and services are provided to support master production schedule, shop load, and inventory requirements. Coordinates interdepartmental activity with Quality Assurance, Manufacturing, Procurement, Engineering, etc



Basic Qualification

  •  Bachelor's degree
  • 10 years of Project Management and/or Production/Manufacturing environment experience: 8 years of experience with a Master's degree

  • Working knowledge of MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree
  • Past experience with Project Management, Change Management, and Risk Management
  • Proficiency in other business systems (SAP, MES) a plus     
    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: 19014900

  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.
None Required