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Sentinel (GBSD) Project Management/ Principal Project Management – Affordability and Proposals – 8683

Requisition ID: R10069261

  • 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 looking for a Project Manager/Principal Project Manager to join the Affordability and Proposal Team. This team oversees and manages the operational aspects of the Sentinel affordability program and the Sentinel programmatic proposals. This position is located in Roy, UT and supports the Sentinel program.

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.  

What You’ll Get To Do:

  • Lead Affordability (TCAMP) initiatives from creation to completion throughout their lifecycle and track status, deadlines, progress, and metrics toward the initiatives.

  • Horizontally and vertically integrate with individuals and Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) to help facilitate and mature Affordability initiatives and proposal submittals, including any potential Intercompany Work Orders (IWOs).  

  • Act as a liaison to ensure high quality submittals and adherence to relative program toolsets and processes. 

  • Support in representing items with all levels of management including Program Leadership and Customer Reviews. 

  • Review and present status of projects and budgets; manage schedules and prepare status reports. 

  • Assess project issues and develop resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives. 

  • Develop mechanisms for managing and monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, IPTs, and functional management.

  • Oversees and manages the operational aspects of ongoing projects and serves as liaison between project management and planning, project team, and line management.

  • Reviews status of projects and budgets; manages schedules and prepares status reports.

  • Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives.

  • Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers, and clients.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Project Manager: Bachelor's Degree in Program Management, Project Management, Business Management, Estimating, or Industrial Engineering with 3 years of experience; 1 year with Masters.

  • Principal Project Manager: Bachelor's Degree in Program Management, Project Management, Business Management, Estimating, or Industrial Engineering with 6 years of experience; 4 year with Masters.

  • Must have a current DOD secret clearance awarded within the last 5 years.

  • US Citizenship with the ability to obtain Special Program Access (SAP).

  • Experience supporting DOD Programs.

  • Experience presenting to upper-level management.

  • Proficient on MS Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience managing affordability Initiatives.

  • Experience writing proposals.

  • Experience developing Basis of Estimates (BOE).

  • Experience managing, allocating, and tracking budgets.

  • Experience public speaking to large audiences.

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 

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Salary Range: $58,800 USD - $88,200 USD
Salary Range 2: $72,400 USD - $108,600 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.