Northrop Grumman Program Cost Scheduling & Control Analyst 3 (SECRET CLEARANCE REQUIRED) Palmdale or El Segundo in Palmdale, California

Program Cost Scheduling & Control Analyst 3 (SECRET CLEARANCE REQUIRED) Palmdale or El Segundo

Requisition ID: 18006224

Location(s): United States-California-Palmdale

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact 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 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.

The candidate will be responsible for maintaining Program Management and IPT cost and schedule data reporting and analysis to include but not limited to: ensuring contracts are within negotiated and agreed-upon parameters and government cost and schedule control guidelines, preparing and managing budgets and schedules for contract work, performing financial analyses such as funding profiles, sales outlook, and variance analysis, preparing program plans to ensure program requirements and statement of work are captured and scheduled accurately, performing risk assessments to identify and mitigate program cost and scheduling risks, ensuring adequate funding availability by maintaining accurate records of expenditures, directing preparation of expenditure projections, and submitting timely requests for additional funding to the government, incorporating contractual changes into control systems by staying aware of outstanding work against each contract in order to maintain realistic contract cost and schedule baselines.

Basic Qualifications:

- Familiar with Microsoft Office applications

Intermediate Excel skills required

- Familiar with SAP

- Ability to analyze complex spreadsheets

- Ability to prepare and analyze data and figures

- Ability to comprehend and analyze complex problems and develop solutions

Preferred Qualifications:

Current Top Secret Clearance

Demonstrated ability to collaborate in a team environment.

Working knowledge/ability to learn Micro-frame Program Manager (MPM) and SAP

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.

Title: Program Cost Scheduling & Control Analyst 3 (SECRET CLEARANCE REQUIRED) Palmdale or El Segundo

Location: California-Palmdale

Requisition ID: 18006224