Dir Programs 1-19020523

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

Assist Program Director in defining the vision and leadership for all program operations across a broad spectrum of contracts and locations.  Manage cost, schedule, implementation and execution to meet program milestones and cost goals for production, operations and sustainment contracts.  Responsible for the quality and performance of all direct program activities at all CONUS and OCONUS locations.  Provide leadership in developing and implementing required program performance reporting methods, tools and processes consistent with NGC policies and procedures. Develop CONOPs consistent with customer objectives and stated requirements.  Develop strategies for successful capture of future business by maintaining customer relationships, assessing mission needs, defining requirements, understanding system mission effectiveness as defined by our operational users and developing system concepts consistent with customer concepts.  Direct the strategy, development and pursuit of NGC NCTA for roadmaps, affordability efforts, cost reduction, and demonstrations which provide technology insertion to remain consistent with our strategic focus. areas.


Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's degree, 5+ years of programmatic leadership involving direct management over $100M in contract value, 10+ years of operational/maintenance or acquisition experience with US Government, DoD Secret clearance.  

Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree, DoD Top Secret clearance, 15+ years of operation and maintenance experience, 3+ years of supply/support background, 5+ years of logistic and sustainment experience  

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: 19020523

  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