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Mgr Programs 2/IT Infrastructure - TS/SCI w/poly required

Northrop Grumman | Fairfax VA 22039 USA | Full Time | Posted: 01/14/2020

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Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking an experienced program manager in the Fairfax/Reston VA area to direct and oversee the IT Infrastructure area of a large, enterprise level program delivering software development and IT services to an IC customer. The PM responsibilities include ensuring successful cost, schedule, and technical execution for all elements of the Infrastructure areas of the program, overseeing approximately 75 FTE and $25M in annual sales. The PM will oversee both development and O&M activities on the contract. The PM will work collaboratively with the other program managers on the contract to ensure the program's success. The ideal candidate will have experience managing IT infrastructure programs in a challenging, complex environment. The PM will be responsible for managing the customer relationships, needs, and expectations as well as driving innovation technical solutions. The PM should be a proactive problem solver with strong communication skills and a proven history of building customer intimacy. The PM will spend approximately 25% of their time at a customer site.

Responsibilities include:
• Manages and directs all activities within the Infrastructure area scope of work
• Manages subcontractor and NG performers
• Establishes strong customer relationships
• Acts as the primary customer interface for the Sponsor's Division and Front Office
• Effectively documents and communicates progress to customers and senior leadership
• Drives innovative technical solutions
• Develops and manages program schedules
• Participates in the negotiation of contract and contract changes
• Proactively engages with the team to identify and solve problems
• Performs risk and opportunity management
• Interfaces with the NG engineering matrix for personnel management
• Responsible for developing and management to cost baselines
• Lead diverse team consisting of Project Managers and Engineers (Linux, Windows, Virtualization, Packaging, AWS System Administration/Migration) across multiple WMA locations
• Ensure consistency across projects in process, reporting and quality of deliverables
• Oversees project managers/tech leads, coaches teams, supports the breaking down of mission and business requirements into technical requirements for engineering teams; ensuring project managers are communicating those requirements and dependencies with stakeholders and the engineers, and driving the development of solutions from conception all the way through deployment and sustainment
• Develops programmatic plans to support internal NG and external customer strategic direction


Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor's Degree in information technology or related STEM discipline
• 5 years of experience in program management
• Experience managing mid to large size programs
• Experience managing IT development and O&M programs
• TS/SCI with Full Scope Polygraph
• Clear, concise oral and written communication skills
• Demonstrated ability to lead teams
• Demonstrated ability to develop customer relationships
• Workforce planning experience
• Ability to understand complex issues and facilitate resolution
• Experience with Agile and Waterfall processes

Preferred Qualifications:
• Master's degree in STEM field
• Experience with ITSM Processes
• Experience working on the migration of legacy systems to AWS
• Knowledgeable of the public AWS cloud, networks, Information Security and accreditation processes, or data centers
• Experience managing multi-disciplinary teams
• Systems Engineering expertise
• Control Account Manager (CAM) experience
• Program Management Professional certification (PMP)

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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Location Fairfax, VA, 22039, United States
Categories Administrative & Clerical
Sec Clearances Top Secret/SCI with Full-scope Polygraph

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