Sr. Principal Program Planning Scheduling Analyst – SSBI Required (Redondo Beach, CA)

Requisition ID: 20022733

  • Category IconCategory: Business Management
  • Location IconLocation: Redondo Beach
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: SSBI
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

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 has an opening for a Senior Principal Program Planning and Scheduling Analyst 4.  This position is located in Redondo Beach, CA.    The successful candidate must be able to work independently on multiple concurrent programs and proposals.   The selected candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to:
  • Prepares, develops and coordinates the Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) to meet all program objectives.
  • Ensures program schedules are horizontally and vertically integrated
  • Provides weekly status and reporting
  • Conduct trend analysis and report data, ie: late start/finish, forecast date impacts, program schedule margin, and changes to critical path(s) 
  • Conducts Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBR) and Joint Surveillance Reviews (JSR) audits
  • Implements scheduling best practices as prescribed by industry to include, but not limited to:
      o DCMA 14-point
      o IPMR DI-MGMT-81861
      o Earned Value Management System (EVMS)
      o Critical Path Analysis
      o Schedule Risk Analysis (SRA)
      o Schedule Performance and Health Metrics and Analysis.
The successful candidate will possess the following:
  • Must have an active SSBI with SCI Clearance and current Poly to start.
  • Ability to perform detailed schedule, resource, work, and cost analysis and make recommendations to solve problems.
  • Ability to create presentation content and present to various levels of leadership.
  • Ability to effectively work with multiple functional teams, supplier teams, and the Program/Project Manager.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree with 9 years of experience in Program Planning & Scheduling, Finance, Pricing, Program Management or Engineering or related field; or a Master’s degree with 7 years of experience in Program Planning & Scheduling, Finance, Pricing, Program Management or Engineering.
  • Experience using MS Office Suite, specifically Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.
  • Experience with Microsoft Project Server 2010/2013.
  • Must have an active SSBI.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master’s degree in Business, Supply Chain, and/or STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline.
  • Experience with Microsoft Project Server 2010/2013
  • Knowledge with Integrated Master Plan (IMP) and Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) development; Schedule Risk Assessment (SRA) approach and execution
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees, management, and executive leadership

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.

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We offer an array of benefits to give you the support you need, including matching 401K, tuition assistance, health insurance and wellness options, coaching, mentoring and more.