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Northrop Grumman Staff Program Planning Scheduling Analyst in Redondo Beach, California

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.

Strategic Space Systems Division (SSSD) is an industry-leading provider for prime satellite and payload capabilities and directed energy and electronics solutions for national security, military, and civil customers. We are built on a heritage of providing innovative, affordable and reliable aerospace and defense products that our customers rely on to achieve mission success. Join the Space revolution and make the impossible, possible.

SSSD has an opening for a Staff Program Planning Scheduling Analyst to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, California.

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

  • Preparing, developing and coordinating the Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) to meet all program objectives.

  • Ensuring program schedules are horizontally and vertically integrated.

  • Implementing scheduling best practices as prescribed by industry to include, but not limited to:

  • DCMA 14-point

  • IPMR DI-MGMT-81861

  • Earned Value Management System (EVMS)

  • Critical Path Analysis

  • Schedule Risk Assessment (SRA)

  • Schedule Performance, Health Metrics and Analysis

  • Provides weekly status and reporting

  • Tracking plans and schedules.

  • Creating, maintaining and validating Schedule data.

  • Performing risk analysis.

  • Identifying and resolving critical path and network logic conflicts.

  • Utilizing Gantt, milestone charts, earned value management and other project management techniques to gauge progress and identify performance variances.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

  • 401k

  • Educational Assistance

  • Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

  • Paid Time Off

  • Health & Wellness Resources

  • Employee Discounts

This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.



Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university with 14+ years of related experience - OR - a Master's degree from an accredited university with 12+ years of related experience. Additional years of experience accepted in lieu of a degree.

  • Strong PC skills and proficient knowledge with Microsoft Office Suite, including MS Excel.

  • Extensive experience with Primavera P6.

  • Familiar with the following scheduling software: Milestone Professional, Deltek.

  • Experience with: Schedule Risk Assessment (SRA), DCMA 14-Points, Critical Path Analysis and Earned Value Management System (EVMS).

  • Experience in predictive analysis to facilitate risk reduction.

  • Active Top Secret security clearance with either a current SCI or SBBI.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active DoD Secret level security clearance. US Citizenship is a prerequisite.

  • Experience leading and training junior Schedule Analysts.

  • Experience with Loading Schedules.

  • Aerospace/Defense Industry experience.

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.

Job Category : Business Management