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Projects Team Manager 1

Requisition ID: R10069828

  • Category IconCategory: Facilities/Real Estate
  • Location IconLocation: Los Angeles, California, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: Yes-May consider hybrid teleworking for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 2

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.

Strategic Space Systems Division (SSSD) is an industry-leading provider of space-based capabilities serving national security, military, civil and commercial customers. We are built on a heritage of providing innovative, affordable and reliable aerospace and defense products that our customers rely on to achieve mission success. Join the Space revolution and make the impossible, possible.

Northrop Grumman SSSD has an opening for a Projects Team Manager 1 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.

In this role, you will be responsible for

Essential Functions:

  • Lead a team of ten or more multi-disciplinary Project Managers and Projects Engineers, enabling them to successfully execute their projects.
  • Provide guidance, coaching, and direct assistance as necessary to enable and energize the team members in the achievement of their roles and responsibilities.
  • Lead or participate in the completion of infrastructure development planning exercises in support of the long-range strategic planning of the facilities division.
  • Prioritize tasks and work multiple activities to ensure achievement of short term objectives in a risk sensitive execution environment.
  • Develop sound stakeholder relationships and build a culture of reliable high performance within the team.
  • Plan, execute, and verify process improvement strategies.
  • Champion construction safety, team engagement, and best practice contract management approaches to complex project delivery
  • Excellent communication and organization skills

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering Math) with 3 years of management experience in leading project teams of five or more OR 1 years of management experience in leading project teams of five or more with Master's Degree in STEM
  • Experience with project development or management of large construction projects (>$10M) and/or various contract types
  • Experience building and/or engaging teams
  • Experience delivering executive level presentations and/or engage professionally with senior internal/external stakeholders
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain, at least ONE of the following U.S. Government security clearances: Dept of Defense Top Secret level OR SCI access with a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Hold or have held within the last five years ONE of the following U.S. Government security clearances: Dept of Defense Top Secret level OR SCI access with a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI)
  • Experience with the design and construction of cleanrooms
  • Experience with the design and construction of classified facilities

Northrop Grumman offers a competitive and robust benefits program. As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman, you are eligible for:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
  • 401k
  • Educational Assistance
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
  • Paid Time Off
  • Health & Wellness Resources

Salary Range: $130,500 USD - $195,700 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

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 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.