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Sr. Principal Logistics Planner (AHT)

Requisition ID: R10080994

  • Category IconCategory: Manufacturing and Production
  • Location IconLocation: Orlando, FL, USA
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 25% of the Time
  • 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.

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 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, but they’re also making history.

Northrop Grumman Defense Systems has an opening for a Sr. Principal Logistics Planner to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. The successful candidate will be a part of the WSTARS program located in the Satellite Ground Mission Planning & Analysis department of the Communications, Integration, and Asset Protection (CIAP) OU.

The candidate will perform logistics acquisition life cycle management for the WSTARS program; assist in the development of the logistics schedules and Logistics CDRLs; review and track logistics milestones, drafts briefings, and review logistics CDRL deliverables for accuracy; act as SCRUM Master for the logistics team.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Milestones include the following: Training Package, Technical Manual (TM), Safety Assessment Report (SAR), Instructor and Key Personnel (IKP) Training, Maintenance Engineering Evaluation (MEE), Validation/Verification, and Log Demo
  • Store and properly mark equipment with proper identification and safety labels; prepare shipping documentation that will be sent with the equipment to the sites, to include the Depot
  • Participate in the Technical Documentation In Progress Reviews (IPR)s
  • Possess the ability to apply these standard logistics engineering principles to complete assignments and handle challenging tasks.
  • Work closely with other Logistics IPTs (Integrated Product Teams), Design Engineering IPTs, Configuration Management, Systems Engineering, and Technical Publications teams.
  • Candidate must possess: Excellent interpersonal skills, with excellent verbal/written communications skills, self-motivated, and understand and exhibit a strong team work ethic and approach.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Functional area or related subject with a minimum of ten (10) years of experience in military acquisition logistics management (including development of technical manuals, training packages, equipment fielding planning and documentation) OR 8 Years with Masters.
  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in Military acquisition logistics management
  • Experience managing logistics CDRLs (i.e. development of technical manuals, training packages, equipment fielding planning and documentation)
  • Active DoD Secret Clearance
  • Ability to travel both CONUS & OCONU

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Military Acquisition Logistics experience in SATCOM
  • Experience in logistics support with knowledge of the ARMY regulations is a plus
  • DAU Life Cycle Logistics Level 1 Certification
  • Certified SCRUM Master

Salary Range: $81,600 USD - $122,400 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.