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Sr Principal Program Planning and Scheduling Analyst

Requisition ID: R10081877

  • Category IconCategory: Business Management
  • Location IconLocation: Dulles, VA, USA
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: Yes-May consider hybrid teleworking for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's 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 nation's 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, they're making history.

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you’ll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today!

The Sr. Principal Program Planning and Scheduler position reports to the Sr. Manager for the functional management of the Electronic Work Center (ECWC). The ECWC assembles, circuit cards which go into Avionics Boxes that are integrated into Satellites. All work is performed at our Electronic Work Center Manufacturing Facility in Dulles, VA.

The Job consist of the following tasks:

  • Supporting ECWC scheduling of hardware through the work center to meet program needs

  • Work with the Work Center Manager and OTS to schedule hardware though the ECWC to meet program needs

  • Facilitate day-to-day activities through the various work center cells

  • Manages and presents status on schedule and performance for all programs within the work center

  • Assesses issues and works with management to develop mitigation plans to meet delivery goals

  • Schedule work in our Syncrono Hardware Management tool. Analyze data to resolve schedule errors within the software tool

  • Interface with Operation Program Mangers on status of hardware deliveries and issues needing program support         

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Basic Qualifications:

  • 10 Years with bachelor's degree; 8 Years with master's degree (Additional years of experience in luie of degree will be accepted)

  • Ability to establish schedules and workflows with the capability to quickly adapt to changing priorities utilizing either Microsoft Project or Primavera

  • Knowledge of Microsoft tools Excel, Word, Powerpoint

  • Reporting Skills

  • Verbal Communication Skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Extensive Knowledge in Primavera scheduling software

  • Knowledge of Syncrono Manufacturing Software


Salary Range: $107,000 USD - $160,600 USD

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.



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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  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 work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.


Did you know?

Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.