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Manager Programs 2

Requisition ID: R10079557

  • Category IconCategory: Program Management
  • Location IconLocation: Melbourne, 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, 10% 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.

The E-2D DSSC-4/5 Advanced Mission Capabilities IPT is looking for a Program Manager 2 to lead a critical program, cultivate and manage strong customer and supplier relationships, and lead multi-disciplinary agile teams.  This program uses a modified Scaled Agile Framework to fit the customer’s needs.  This is a level 1 EV program that is looking for a customer-focused leader who embraces an autonomous NGC/Customer structure.  The ideal candidate will focus on being a servant-leader whose main goal is ensuring his/her teams have all resources needed to meet their commitments to the customer and the program during each program increment.  This Program Manager 2 will use the established culture to help drive financial performance for the IPT.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Management of program cost, schedule, performance, quality, and suppliers 
  • Coordinates the preparation of proposals, business plans, proposal work statements and specifications, operating budgets and financial terms/conditions of contract.
  • Responsible for ensuring program and procedural requirements are met in a timely and profitable manner.
  • Builds a collective understanding of program risks, issues, and opportunities and shapes collaborative solutions to maximize the performance of the organization. 
  • Provides leadership, management, guidance and oversight for matrixed personnel.
  • Participates in the negotiating contracts and contract changes. 
  • Prepares and delivers presentations at program reviews with both internal and external customers.
  • Leads teams in execution of the program by providing clear assignments and direction, maintaining close communication, and getting the team the support needed succeed.  
  • Resolves issues in accordance with business objectives, strategies, legal requirements, regulations, contract terms, and company policies.

As a leader, you always act with integrity, and the highest ethical standards characterize everything you do. You enable your team to achieve predictable and balanced results, while satisfying the needs of internal and external partners. You treat all people with respect, and you model personal growth and continuous development. You know how to build an inclusive environment that attracts, retains, and inspires a diverse and engaged team. You develop trusted and valued customer relationships and communicate effectively, so that people throughout the organization feel engaged and connected to their work. You deliver excellence, strive for continuous improvement and respond vigorously to change.  

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 9+ Years Program Management or Business Management Experience OR Master's degree with 7+ years' experience
  • Secret Clearance with background check in the last 5 years or less
  • This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain Special Program Access (PAR) within a reasonable period of time, as determined by the company to meet its business needs (U.S. citizenship is a pre-requisite)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in STEM, Business or Management
  • 5 Years Level 1 Earned Value Management
  • PMP Certification
  • Agile certification

Salary range: $123,900 - $185,900


Salary Range: $123,900 USD - $185,900 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.