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Sentinel (GBSD) – Support & Training Segment Deputy – Director 1

Requisition ID: R10030638

  • Category IconCategory: Program Management
  • Location IconLocation: Roy, UT, 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.

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.


Northrop Grumman’s Space Systems sector is seeking to hire a Support & Training Segment Deputy - Director 1 (Director of Programs 1). This position will be located in Roy, Utah and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here.  Northrop Grumman supports the Air Force’s sustainment, development, production and deployment of hardware and system modifications for Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Ground and Airborne Launch Control Systems, Launch Facilities and associated infrastructure.

What You Will Get To Do:

The primary objective will be the delivery of all contractual requirements on cost and on schedule, while achieving all technical requirements and creating customer intimacy to support value creation strategies and actions.  The individual will report to the GBSD Support & Training Segment Lead as the Support & Training Segment Deputy - Director 1.

Primary responsibilities are to support the establishment and maintenance of the IPT operations to execute the management of cost, schedule, and technical performance and includes, but is not limited to:  

  • Assisting the IPT Lead and acting as the primary delegate for all IPT leadership activities
  • Measuring and reporting program performance through development and adherence to budget baselines utilizing Earned Value Management (EVM)
  • Conducting thorough risk & opportunity management practices including identification, mitigation and realization
  • Strong technical leadership through the identification, distribution, tracking, and completion of program requirements
  • Development and adherence to master plans and schedules
  • Ensuring program team understands and adheres to contract scope, and manages change through control board activities
  • Interfacing with suppliers to meet program objectives and maintain strong partnership
  • Delivering presentations to customers, executive management and other program stakeholders
  • Creation and implementation of strategy for growth

 As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
- Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
- 401k
- Educational Assistance
- Life Insurance
- Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
- Paid Time Off
- Health & Wellness Resources
- Employee Discounts

https://benefits.northropgrumman.com/us/en2/BenefitsOverview/Pages/default.aspx

These positions will have a standard work schedule of 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.

#GBSDprogmgmt

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 10 years, or Master’s and 8 years, experience supporting U.S. Government contracts and customers and/or project management in other industries.
  • Must have 3 years in a formal management/leadership role of team or department.
  • Must have 3 years of experience leading the performance of tasks on schedule, at cost and achieving all requirements as either project lead, integrated program team or cost account manager.
  • Active Top Secret clearance adjudicated within the last 5 years.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience leading Engineering Development of Support Systems, including Support Equipment, Major Maintenance Vehicles, and/or Training Devices/Services
  • Prior experience interfacing with prime contractor site leads and USAF leadership personnel
  • Demonstrated success leading teams/and or organizations to achieve a common goal
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to effectively work within a team environment
  • Active DoD TS/SCI clearance and applicable SAP accesses

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.


Northrop Grumman’s Space Systems sector is seeking to hire a Director of Programs 1. This position will be located in Roy, Utah and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here.  Northrop Grumman supports the Air Force’s sustainment, development, production and deployment of hardware and system modifications for Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Ground and Airborne Launch Control Systems, Launch Facilities and associated infrastructure.

What You Will Get To Do:

The primary objective will be the delivery of all contractual requirements on cost and on schedule, while achieving all technical requirements and creating customer intimacy to support value creation strategies and actions.  The individual will report to the GBSD Support Systems IPT Lead as the Support Systems Deputy IPT Lead.

Primary responsibilities are to support the establishment and maintenance of the IPT operations to execute the management of cost, schedule, and technical performance and includes, but is not limited to:  
 

  • Assisting the IPT Lead and acting as the primary delegate for all IPT leadership activities
  • Measuring and reporting program performance through development and adherence to budget baselines utilizing Earned Value Management (EVM)
  • Conducting thorough risk & opportunity management practices including identification, mitigation and realization
  • Strong technical leadership through the identification, distribution, tracking, and completion of program requirements
  • Development and adherence to master plans and schedules
  • Ensuring program team understands and adheres to contract scope, and manages change through control board activities
  • Interfacing with suppliers to meet program objectives and maintain strong partnership
  • Delivering presentations to customers, executive management and other program stakeholders
  • Creation and implementation of strategy for growth

 As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
- Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
- 401k
- Educational Assistance
- Life Insurance
- Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
- Paid Time Off
- Health & Wellness Resources
- Employee Discounts

https://benefits.northropgrumman.com/us/en2/BenefitsOverview/Pages/default.aspx

These positions will have a standard work schedule of 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.

#GBSDprogmgmt

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and 10 years, or Master’s and 8 years, experience supporting U.S. Government contracts and customers and/or project management in other industries.
  • Must have 3 years in a formal management/leadership role of team or department.
  • Must have 3 years of experience leading the performance of tasks on schedule, at cost and achieving all requirements as either project lead, integrated program team or cost account manager.
  • Active Top Secret clearance adjudicated within the last 5 years.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience leading Engineering Development of Support Systems, including Support Equipment, Major Maintenance Vehicles, and/or Training Devices/Services
  • Prior experience interfacing with prime contractor site leads and USAF leadership personnel
  • Demonstrated success leading teams/and or organizations to achieve a common goal
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to effectively work within a team environment
  • Active DoD TS/SCI clearance and applicable SAP accesses

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Salary Range: $171,100 USD - $256,700 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.