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Northrop Grumman Program Planning & Scheduling Analyst 2 - GBSD in Roy, Utah

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems and solutions that keep our world safe. 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.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Program Planning Analyst/SCHEDULER to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Roy UT and support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here .

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

  • Ensuring major projects and program schedules and plans are horizontally and vertically integrated across company functional groups including finance, engineering, material, manufacturing, and quality.

  • Tracking plans and schedules, performing risk analysis and network logic conflicts.

  • Utilizing Gantt, PERT, milestone charts, earned value management and other project management techniques to gauge progress and performance variances to facilitate focus and intervention in critical areas.

  • Managing scheduling statement of work (SOW) working with associated project controllers to ensure schedule and budget/forecast are consistent.

  • Analyzing schedule for critical path, recognizing implications of changes and assisting in the development and incorporation of work-around plans into the schedule when change is required.

  • Developing necessary reports and metrics to enable management decisions.

  • Utilizing the Earned Value Management (EVM) system to analyze schedules to ensure they are consistent with budgets and forecast.

  • Providing integrated scheduling from proposal through execution phase of contract.

  • Schedule Performance and Health Metrics and Analysis

  • Providing weekly status and reporting.

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 3+ years of combined experience in Program/Project Management, Industrial Engineering, Earned Value Management, Business, Finance, or System Engineering - OR - a Master's degree from an accredited university with 1+ years of related experience.

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

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret level security clearance. US Citizenship is a prerequisite.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of MS Project or Schedule Risk Assessment Software, such as Primavera.

  • Proficient in MS Project.

  • Active DoD Secret level security clearance.

  • 2+ years of EVMS experience, Schedule Management.

  • Aerospace/Defense Industry experience.

  • Excel Macro/VBA skills.

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