Search All Jobs

GBSD Operational Command and Control, Deputy Program Manager, Operations and Integration Manager 3- 907-1

Requisition ID: R10064892

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Huntsville, Alabama, United States of America
  • 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.

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 Space Systems is seeking an Operational Command and Control Deputy PM, Ops and Integration Manager 3 to work in Huntsville, AL for the Operational Control and Command (OC2) sub-IPT, in support of the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program.


What You’ll Get To Do: 

Manage the efforts of the Operational Command and Control (OC2) Team as Deputy Program Manager to include organizing, prioritizing, and assigning tasks. Responsible for managing technical, schedule, cost, and resources. This includes identifying and addressing program risks to ensure team success, mentoring staff in problem solving, facilitating technical solutions, providing staff with the appropriate resources to solve problems, tracking Program and Department schedules, working to identify key parameters and metrics to increase efficiency and reduce Program costs, plan manpower requirements, and performing quarterly and annual performance reviews of staff. Will provide direction and guidance for the OC2 Management Team, perform a variety of specific professional engineering tasks. Apply theoretical knowledge and engineering techniques to the solution of basic analytical engineering problems. Candidate must be able to provide direction and address issues using skills obtained in the field of Systems Engineering to generate model and architecture products for the development and maturation of software and hardware requirements for key OC2 CI and CSCI items for GBSD.

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 

This position’s standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off

You’ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a STEM-related field of study and 8 years of related experience
  • Minimum of 3 years in a formal lead/management position
  • Active Secret Clearance with ability to obtain Top Secret clearance
  • Experience with Systems and Software Engineering development process

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Active Top Secret Clearance
  • Strong Communications Skills, both verbal and written; and ability to read and understand technical requirements documents
  • Experience with the development of modeling and architecture requirements for Configured Items (CI) and Computer Software Configuration Items (CSCI).
  • Experience in the Systems Engineering “Vee” processes, including both developing and managing the development of engineering documentation (Requirements Specifications and Design Documents)
  • Applying critical skills thinking when solving complex problems
  • Experience developing and presenting the requirements and design at the formal customer review meetings, such as SRR, PDR, and CDR
  • Understanding of capturing and documenting hardware and software requirements within an MBSE environment
  • Experience with CAMEO
  • Experience working in an Agile development environment


Salary Range: $155,400 USD - $233,200 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.



Apply Now

Search All Jobs

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.