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Sr Principal Program Planning Scheduling Analyst

Requisition ID: R10046567

  • Category IconCategory: Business Management
  • Location IconLocation: Magna, Utah, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • 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.

Northrop Grumman Space Sector is seeking a Senior Principal Program Planning Scheduling Analyst (4) to join its diverse, qualified team. This role is located in Magna, UT.

In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  • Perform and/or assist in financial analyses such as funding profiles, sales and profit forecasts, staffing study and variance analysis.
  • Participate in preparing, maintaining, and managing program budgets and project schedules consistent with Propulsion System (PS) policies and EVMS requirements. Will use PS integrated tools (Cobra, Primavera, Costview etc.)
  • Participate in program control functions for scope, cost and schedule including the PCR process.
  • Prepare and/or assist on internal and external customer reports.
  • Perform and/or assist on quarterly Estimate-At-Completion with program control account managers and functional managers. Responsible to ensure use of approved burden/labor rates, validate Estimate-To-Complete data and ensure the accuracy of the estimates.
  • Assist managers in achieving program and financial objectives by providing financial, staffing, and schedule reporting and recommendations. Proactively work to identify financial and schedule issues in advance and help management find appropriate corrective actions.
  • Participate in Integrated Program Management (IPM) and Earned Value Management (EVM). Maintain resources and logic within the resource loaded Integrated Master Schedule (IMS).
  • Tracks plans and schedules, performs risk analysis, identifies and resolves critical path and network logic conflicts.
  • Utilizes Primavera P6, earned value management and other project management techniques to gauge progress and identify performance variances to facilitate focus and intervention on critical areas.

This position may consider occasional teleworking but candidate must be local to the Magna site.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree and 10 years of related experience - OR - 8 years with a Master's Degree - OR - 14 years in lieu of degree.
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Experience with EVM
  • Experience with Primavera P6


Salary Range: $89,900 USD - $134,600 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.