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Senior Principal Program Cost Schedule Control Analyst (No Clearance Required to Start) Redondo Beach, CA

Requisition ID: R10071290

  • Category IconCategory: Business Management
  • Location IconLocation: Manhattan Beach, 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: No
  • 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 Strategic Space Systems Division (SSSD) is an industry-leading provider satellite payloads and directed energy solutions for national security, military, and human exploration missions. We are built on a strong heritage of innovative, innovative, affordable, and reliable aerospace and defense products our customers and nation rely on our team to achieve mission success. Join the Space revolution and make the impossible, possible. 

SSSD has an opening for a Senior Principal Program Cost Control Analyst to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in Redondo Beach, CA.
The Senior Principal Program Cost Control Analyst will report to the Communication Systems Finance Manager and will be responsible for supporting SSSD’s Communication Systems Business Unit financial reporting function

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Performs analyses and prepares reports to ensure program contracts are within negotiated, agreed-upon parameters, government cost control guidelines, and accounting guidelines
  • Performs analyses and prepares program financial reports for internal and external customers relative to program cost incurrence, material tracking, and labor spending
  • Identifies and mitigates program cost and schedule risk
  • Coordinates and prepares program financial forecasting and reporting, the Annual Operating Plan (AOP), and the Long-Range Strategic Plan (LRSP)
  • Facilitates, monitors, and forecasts program financing mechanisms including Accounts Receivable, Advanced Payments, and Progress Payments
  • Supports program audits, reviews, and fact-finding as requested by program customers, audit agencies, and company management
  • Supports program cost estimate development, customer proposals, and negotiation as necessary
  • Performs a quarterly Estimate at Complete (EAC) for each applicable program, monitoring and analyzing the Estimate to Complete (ETC), significant variances, risk management reserve (MR), and preparing of internal and external status reports
  • Works cooperatively with the business, functional, and technical staff to address internal and external customer requests

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with 9 years’ experience in Business, Finance, Operations, and/or Accounting OR; 7 years of stated experience and a Master's Degree
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite; Excel, Word, PowerPoint

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience on customer reporting with CFSRs, IPMR, and related CDRLs/SDRLs
  • Working experience with Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS)
  • Proficiency in the following systems or software: Micro-Frame Program Manager (MPM), COBRA, or similar project management software, wInsight, SAP Management Project Systems Module, Business Warehouse (BW) and IBM Business Analytics (Cognos – SPFP)

Salary Range: $103,900 USD - $155,900 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.