At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact peoples 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 nations 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, theyre making history.
Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.
We are currently seeking an experienced individual for a Program Manager (PM) 2 to provide program leadership to our Advanced Programs / Propulsion Technology & Weapons team, at our Promontory Utah offices.
Role description & Responsibilities:
The Program Manager position will be responsible for management of solid rocket motor technology development for nozzles and related high temperature material systems. PM is responsible for leading a cross-functional team to deliver expected technical, financial, and schedule performance associated with technically challenging programs. PM will be responsible for establishing and maintaining relationships with customers, prime contractors, industry partners, and suppliers. The position is fast paced with multiple projects running and managed in parallel. This area of responsibility also includes opportunities for interacting with Propulsion Systems leadership in support of individual growth. This position is an ideal opportunity for a self-motivated individual who wants to leverage their strong technical base, and enhance business and leadership understanding. Individual will be involved in a growth organization that is building the future for this business unit and NGC as a whole.
Execute the USAF AFRL MCAT TO 8 Nozzle Technology Demonstration program.
Execute the DOTC INIT1627, US Army/AvMC Nozzle Throat Materials program.
Plan, propose and execute on discretionary and funded programs. Manage all elements including cost, schedule and technical progress.
Market NGIS technical capabilities both internally and externally. Translate difficult to understand technical achievements into business plans.
Grow NGIS organic capabilities into new products.
Interface, communicate and collaborate with all NGIS, PSD, functional organizations and leadership as needed to execute on programs.
Provide overall leadership and ownership of success for your programs.
Establish working relationships with external customers communicating marketing, proposal, and program information.
Manage proposal preparation (to ensure it meets NGIS business strategy, is compliant, responds to customer needs, and provides a proper base for successful negotiations and program performance).