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SDS – Operations Project Manager 2- 8696

Requisition ID: R10065769

  • Category IconCategory: Program Management
  • Location IconLocation: Roy, Utah, 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, 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.

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 Operations Project Manager 2. This position will be located in Roy, UT and will support Strategic Deterrence Systems (SDS) Division 


This role may offer a competitive relocation assistance package. 


What You’ll Get To Do:  

  • Works with the Site Operations Manager leading a team of Site Operations Integrators and Project Managers.
  • Provides direction for all phases of Site Operations projects from inception through completion, with responsibility for cost, schedule and technical performance.
  • Develops, monitors and status’ the preparation of proposals, business plans, work statements and specifications, MOAs, IWOs, operating budgets, capital projects and Facilities overhead.
  • Experience developing and tracking budgets, forecasts, estimates-to-complete and variance reporting. 
  • Works with other Sentinel Division Sites to integrate facility requirements, modifications, capability stand-ups and sustainment actions.
  • Creates Site Operations PrOPs, plans and procedures for RIC Campus and SDS Spoke location sites (business resiliency, crisis & facilities management, and general operations). 
  • Experience working with construction projects, facilities drawings, and building/design layouts. 
  • Interfaces with Sentinel and ICBM Sustainment IPTs, Division and Sector entities to facilitate a collaborative team environment across all levels.
  • Develops briefings, presentations and analyzes for senior SDS Leadership.   

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.   

 Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree and 6 years of related project management experience  
  • At least 1 year experience leading and directing facilities or operations projects
  • Must be able to obtain a DoD Secret Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A DoD Secret Clearance with current Special Program Access.
  • Prior Northrop Grumman experience in Operations and Integration.
  • Experience standing up facilities and new organizations.
  • Excellent communications skills and ability to interact with all stakeholders and SDS Leadership.

Salary Range: $102,500 USD - $153,700 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.