Consulting Research and Development Portfolio Manager

Requisition ID: 21008222

  • Category IconCategory: Research and Sciences
  • Location IconLocation: Virtual Posting, Los Angeles
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: Yes – May Consider Full Time Teleworking for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator, we are a trusted provider of highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies, including the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, Department of Health and Human Services, and NASA. Every day, our 10,000 employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers. 

Peraton Civil and Health Sector is seeking an R&D Portfolio Manager who will work with program managers and business development on a leadership team to enable successful execution of all phases of programs, products and portfolios from inception through completion. He/she should be able to work with contracts, subcontracts, business development, strategy, lead technical architects and other connections as appropriate. Position is telework with travel up to 25% of the time.
  • Acts as a primary interface with current and future customers on program needs and priorities, Peraton products and solutions, and brainstorming new solutions to meet needs.
  • Supports leadership team in strategy efforts, lifecycle management planning, and assessments of probability-of-success.
  • Designs related integrated process team activities and manages activities to ensure vertical and horizontal solutions integration.
  • Provides product and solution portfolio analyses and reports to management committees in support of decision-making.
  •  Consults internally and with customer on low code technology, Pega platform, and RPA
  • May support customers on program activities, managing program cost, schedule and technical performance.
  • Leads strategic business growth initiatives that support the Operating Unit (OU) imperatives.
  • Identify and qualify new business and partnership opportunities. Actively engages with industry to further OU business goals.
  • Leads capture activities on small or mid-size pursuits within the portfolio. 

Basic Qualifications: To be considered for this position you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills and abilities listed below:
  • Bachelor’s and 20 plus years of experience; or Master’s degree in business, IT, or related field
  • Experience with fielding and delivering Pega-based solutions
  • Experience with fielding and delivering Appian-based solutions
  • Experience with creating and maintaining strategic partnerships with multiple business types including 8a, large consulting companies, technology vendors, etc.
  • Must be skilled at managing multiple customer and partner relationships
  • 5 plus years demonstrated business development and growth in relevant industry
  • Must be experienced in coordinating activities and facilitating communications between various groups of stakeholders,i.e. internal teams, customers and leadership
  • Must have excellent oral/written communication and facilitation skills, high initiative, sense of urgency, teamwork and customer service, and the ability to work at the detailed plan level and think strategically
  • Must be a US citizen or a Green Card holder
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with designing RPA architectures
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law

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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.