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Senior Principal Planning Schedule Analyst (Secret Clearance Required to Start) Azusa, CA

Northrop Grumman | Azusa CA 91702 USA | Full Time | Posted: 10/30/2020

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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 has an opening for a Senior Principal Planning and Scheduling Analyst for the Azusa, CA location. The successful candidate must be able to work independently on multiple concurrent programs and proposals and will prepare, develop and coordinate the integrated master plan (IMP) and integrated master schedule (IMS) to meet all program objectives. This role requires excellent communication/interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees, management, and executive leadership.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Program Lead managing all aspects of the program Integrated Master Schedule (IMS)
  • Provide direction/guidance and mentor team members
  • Provide Engineering planning support to Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) and Control Account Managers (CAMs) to establish program baseline and manage program execution
  • Collaborate with IPTs/CAMs to determine, monitor, and review operational budgets, schedules, and manpower requirements
  • Analyzes effects of projects upon functional areas such as Engineering, Facilities, and the labor pool to determine the most practical and cost-efficient methods to obtain the required resources
  • Track plans and schedules, performs risk analysis, prepare & implement change requests, identify and resolve critical path and network logic conflicts
  • Evaluate subcontract/supplier schedules and integrate into IMS
  • Interface/collaborate with the financial team to ensure program cost and schedule integration
  • Perform detailed schedule, resource, work, and cost analysis in deriving solutions/recommendations to address program issues
  • Effective engagement with multiple functional teams, supplier teams, and the Program/Project Manager
  • Develop and present weekly program schedule performance metrics by IPT or product to various levels of leadership
  • Formulates and recommends corrective action measures such as schedule revisions, manpower adjustments, and work requirements
  • Prepare and validate month end IMS submittal to customer in conjunction with scheduling best practices
  • Understands Engineering Statement of Work (SOW), product details, and processes to provide recommendations for critical management decisions
  • Familiarity of risk management process and integration with IMS
  • Prepares and support program events including Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBR) and Joint Surveillance Reviews (JSR) audits
  • Develop/support new business proposal efforts
  • Understanding of schedule performance impacts on program financials
  • Participate in company/organization process improvement, automation, and innovation initiatives
  • Conduct training within Scheduling organization and across disciplines/functions
  • Implements scheduling best practices as prescribed by industry to include, but not limited to:
DCMA 14-point, DECM (EVAS)
Earned Value Management System (EVMS)
Critical Path Analysis
Schedule Risk Analysis (SRA)
Schedule Performance and Health Metrics and Analysis
  • This position requires and active Department of Defense (DoD) Secret security clearance


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration/Management, Supply Chain, or STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math)
  • 10-years of work experience in Planning & Scheduling, Finance, Pricing, Program Management, Business Management, Supply Chain, or STEM Or; 8-years of stated experience with a Master's Degree
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Active DoD Secret security clearance
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's degree in Business Administration/Management, Supply Chain, or STEM
  • Experience with Microsoft Project and Microsoft Project Server 2010/2013/2019
  • Knowledge with Integrated Master Plan (IMP) and Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) development
  • Schedule Risk Assessment (SRA) approach and execution
  • Active DoD Top Secret and/or SCI Clearance
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. SpaceBusMgt

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Location Azusa, CA, 91702, United States
Categories Executive
Sec Clearances Secret

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