Manager Programs 2-20005339

Location: McLean
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No
Clearance Type: Top Secret
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

Do you desire a patriotic role and the chance to defend our nations cyber infrastructure Do you enjoy learning about new technologies and how they can be used to provide cutting edge services to our customers If so, then look to join the Northrop Grumman Defense Systems team.

The Manager Programs 2 role will be located in McLean, VA.

Position Description:

    Lead and manage project development from inception to deployment, with expertise in cybersecurity, cyber operations, Information Technology (IT)/communication and international business opportunities and/or projects.
    Directs all phases of projects from inception through completion.
    Responsible for the all financials, cost, schedule and technical performance of multiple projects or major tasks.
    Acts independently to uncover and resolve issues associated with the development and implementation of operational programs.
    Demonstrated capability to manage multiple cybersecurity, information technology, communications and/or international business projects.
    Ability to drive performance in a team environment with responsibilities to assist in the development of new technologies to address cybersecurity challenges to include advanced visualization solutions, exfiltration detection modeling and analysis, malware detection and automated analysis and modeling, sandbox analysis systems.
    Participates in the negotiation of contract and contract changes.
    Coordinates the preparation of proposals, business plans, proposal work statements and specifications, operating budgets and financial terms/conditions of contract.
    Acts as primary customer contact for project/task order activities, leading project review sessions with customer to discuss cost, schedule, and technical performance.
    Develop a performance measurements framework and facilitate feedback system to team members on issues such as customer service, communication, and technical skills, in order to enhance the quality of support delivered.
    Develop and demonstrate an understanding of customer and business needs.
    Resolve escalated customer, team mate and vendor issues.
    Resolve daily issues of a complex scope that impact the team and overall business objectives.
    Maintain a high level of employee morale within the team by creating a high performance organization.
    Assist in the professional and technical development of team leaders enabling them to set technical goals, monitor, mentor, and coach and assist team members to deliver quality support.
    Assist the Department/Program Manager with the preparation and administration of departmental budgets, business plans and metrics.


Basic Qualifications - To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:

    Bachelors Degree with a minimum of 7 years related experience required. 
    Active Top Secret Security Clearance w/ SCI required.  In addition, selected candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a favorably adjudicated DHS background investigation (EOD) for continued employment and may be required to successfully complete the polygraph process.
    Minimum 7 years of experience supporting U.S. Government contracts and customers and/or project management in other industries.
    Experience leading the performance of tasks on schedule, at cost and achieving all requirements as either a project lead, integrated program team or cost account manager.
    Demonstrated success leading teams/organizations to achieve a common goal. 

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. 


Job ID: 20005339

What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work..
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
Top Secret Required
Yes, 10 % of the Time
No - Teleworking not available for this position