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Manager Program Planning 2

Northrop Grumman | Melbourne FL 32910 USA | Full Time | Posted: 08/16/2019

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At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space thatimpact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy,and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas,courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thriveson intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to dowhat others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

As a leader, you always act with integrity, and the highest ethical standards characterize everything you do. You enableyour team to achieve predictable and balanced results, while satisfying the needs of internal and external partners. Youtreat all people with respect, and model personal growth and continuous development. You know how to build an inclusiveenvironment that attracts, retains, and inspires a diverse and engaged team. You create trusted and valued customerrelationships and communicate effectively, so that people throughout the organization feel engaged and connected to theirwork. You deliver excellence, strive for continuous improvement and respond vigorously to change. You ensure that yourteam has the information and tools needed to perform at their best. You demonstrate our committed pursuit of applyinginnovation to meet the requirements of our customer. You create and execute strategies that result in sustainable valuecreation that delivers measurable results.

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Northrop Grumman Aerospace System (NGAS) is seeking a Schedule Manager. You have the ability to lead Program scheduling organization including the management of all schedulers on large programs.


- As the Schedule Manager, you will be expected to fully understand and implement scheduling process on their program, including all EV requirements.


- Fully understand EV system and be able to support its implementation on the program.


- You will have the ability to develop metrics and reports for management use and reporting to the customer and lead Program level planning scheduling process on a large proposal. At this level you will support the functional organization in process development and improvement and be involved in the hiring process.


Roles and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:


- Works closely with technical leads on the program


- Ensures the Program's Integrated Master Schedules (IMS) and plans are horizontally and vertically integrated across company functional groups including finance, engineering, material, manufacturing, and quality.


- Utilizes Gantt, PERT, milestone charts, earned value management and other project management techniques to gauge progress and identify performance variances to facilitate focus and intervention on critical areas.


- Consults with the Program Team and provides thorough project analysis showing knowledge and understanding of the program and the principles of EVMS, and consults and implements processes and/or work flows to enhance cost and schedule performance.


- Performs risk analyses, and identifies and resolves critical path and network logic conflicts.


- Provide interface/support to program office and PIT.


- Mentors and coaches less experienced schedulers to achieve program objectives.


- Support new business proposal providing recommendations on schedule methodologies and proposal strategies and develop an IMP and IMS.


To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions, please view our Selecting the Best Qualified Managers


video: http://www.northropgrumman.com/SQMVideoSQMVideo




Basic Qualifications:

- Bachelor's degree with a minimum of 5 years of management or lead experience in Program Planning and Scheduling.

- Working knowledge of EVMS guidelines and processes

- Active Secret Clearance


Preferred Qualifications:

- 10+ years' experience in project scheduling along with expert skills in Microsoft Project, as demonstrated by an understanding of the tool's properties and functions.

- Experience using Schedule Health Analysis tools and Schedule Risk Assessment tools..

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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Location Melbourne, FL, 32910, United States
Categories Administrative & Clerical

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