Data Management Manager/IPT Lead

Requisition ID: 20032820

  • Category IconCategory: Information Technology
  • Location IconLocation: Falls Church, Virginia
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world’s biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.
Northrop Grumman, Enterprise Services is looking an experienced Data Management Manager/IPT Lead to support the Next Gen Technology Digital Infrastructure organization. This position will be located at the Falls Church, VA Corporate office.

This leader will lead a cross functional team to develop and deliver data management capabilities to the enterprise. This is a turn-key capability that will include the Data Governance that includes governance, policies, standards and services. In addition, the selected candidate will develop and execute a data strategy that ensures maximum business value is realized and business case commitments are met.

The IPT Lead will be responsible for planning and leading all phases of execution, from inception through completion, delivering the anticipated business value.

Primary responsibilities will include but are not limited to:
• Ensure the IPT and process are operationally excellent and efficient for Data Management initiatives
• Proactively identify and remove barriers to success of data management priorities
• Lead and develop Data Governance that includes Strategy, Organization/Roles, Policies/Standards, Projects/Services and Data issues/resolutions
• Develop customer relationships and cultivate customer intimacy through meeting commitments and delivering value
• Define and evolve program plans that are aligned to dynamic business needs and the strategic goals of the company
• Lead transformational efforts to improve our agility, operational, and cost efficiency
• Ensure team and customer alignment to the program scope with the ability to ingest and arbitrate change
• Report and make available project performance to stakeholders including executive management
• Identify, select, negotiate, direct and manage subcontractors and suppliers in a manner that supports project goals and company strategy

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Basic Qualifications: 
  • Bachelor’s Degree and 10 years, or Master’s and 8 years of relevant experience
• Experience successfully leading a large, enterprise-level, transformational program or project
• Demonstrated success leading teams/and or organizations to achieve a common goal
• Supplier selection and management experience in working with cloud providers
• Demonstrated program management acumen within all phases of a program

Preferred Qualifications: 

• Knowledge/experience executing projects using agile methodologies
• High degree of business acumen and understanding of data technologies in cloud
• Prior experience with planning and execution a successful data governance strategy
• Prior DOD program management experience
• Active Secret Clearance, or the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance is preferred.

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