IT Program Manager (Sr. Principal Level)

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Northrop Grumman
IT, Program Manager, Aerospace, Systems, SAP, Project Manager, Project, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel, Director, Engineering, Management, Network, Applications
Full Time

Job Description

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. Northrop Grumman Enterprise Services is looking for a dynamic, innovative IT Program Manager in the Aerospace Systems Sector IT PMO . This motivated individual will provide overall technology thought leadership, strategy and IT management for a SAP program located in Palmdale, CA while serving as a customer liaison between the different functional areas, the programs and ES IT Solutions organization. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: •IT strategy and operational activities including service delivery, technical requirements gathering, infrastructure solutions and project execution. •Liaison between facilities and security when necessary to drive optimal IT service environment at the Palmdale site. •Maximize alignment of site IT services with the AS sector operating models, strategies, business objectives and investments. •Coordinate with division business leadership, homeroom managers, and end user groups to identify, plan, implement, and sustain IT Solutions to meet sector, division and program strategic and tactical objectives. •Act as the IT Solutions ambassador to programs and business leadership, functional organizations, and end-customers (users). •Monitor customer satisfaction with IT service delivery and engage ES IT Solutions resources to assist as required to meet and exceed IT service level objectives for the site. •Identify systemic technical and service delivery challenges affecting the customer and then coordinate solutions with ES functional representatives; engage constructively to identify solutions. •Develop and present IT budgets in support non-recurring projects, recurring sustainment and LRSP IT planning; provide monthly financial analysis and reporting to AS IT program management and AS IT leadership team. •Leadership, peer engagement, and highly effective collaboration across the Palmdale site supporting both localized AS sector and ES IT enterprise initiatives and projects. Basic Qualifications: •Bachelor's degree and 9 years of IT experience; or a Master's degree and 7 years of IT experience •Must have at least 1 year of experience as a Project Manager with knowledge in cost, budgets, and schedules •Must have a minimum of 5 years of experience using the following MS Office Suite tools: Word, Project, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel •Experience providing strategic direction regarding IT products, processes, applications, and/or technologies is required •Must have familiarity with technical solutions, infrastructure implementations, process/project documentation, and/or liaison interfacings for large enterprise organizations •Experience in briefing and interfacing with executive leadership (i.e., President, Vice President and/or Director level) is required •Candidate must have at least an active DOD Secret level clearance with SAP access Preferred Qualifications: •Bachelor's degree, or a Master's Degree, in Engineering Management, Information Systems, Systems Engineering, or Network Engineering (or similar STEM related discipline) is preferred. •Familiarity with NGAS business, government customers, and programs is a plus. •Broad background in IT Infrastructure, Business Applications, and IT operations would be helpful. •Ability to perform risk & opportunity analysis, and prepare detail cost and technical proposals would be ideal. •EVMS knowledge, skills, and experience nice to have. •Customer-focused with proven leadership and excellent communication skills and with ability to drive cross functional teams to action when working in a matrix organization. •Self-starter who works quickly and effectively, can get up to speed with program processes quickly and enjoys a fast paced, dynamic environment. •Entrepreneurial spirit, and ability to challenge the status quo while providing innovative solutions to complex IT requirements Program Management or lead role supporting customer facing information technology business. •Program/customer communication and collaboration, energy, self-motivation, and innovative ideas in support of goals and objectives. •IT governance, processes, and automation to provide visibility into the implementation of the Enterprise systems, including ability to assess status, progress, and identify conflicts, issues and conflict resolution, as well as schedule/project prioritization 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. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 (https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/) we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by your start date if it is after January 18th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.

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.


Company Information

Northrop Grumman solves the toughest problems in space, aeronautics, defense and cyberspace to meet the ever-evolving needs of our customers worldwide. Our 90,000 employees are Defining Possible every day using science, technology and engineering to create and deliver advanced systems, products and services. Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will allow you to work together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines.

© 2020 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. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit our site.

Dice Id : 10122071
Position Id : R10019018
Originally Posted : 2 months ago

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