182689 - Principal Project Management
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
El Segundo
Up to $50.00 DOE
1 year

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Principal Project Management for an opportunity in El Segundo, CA.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems sector is seeking a Project Management 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in El Segundo, CA.
The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's El Segundo site Operations Project Management team, supporting manufacturing and program management activities for the F/A-18 Program within our Conformal Fuel Tank (CFT) development.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Provides project leadership to integrate efforts of the project team, program management, functional homerooms, and line management. Project will be in support of issue investigations, producibility, and affordability.
Reviews status of projects and budgets; manages schedules, prepares status reports, ensures appropriate communications. Assesses project issues and risks, and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and customer objectives.
Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers, and clients.
Supports CFT efforts with closure of Action Items, Scheduling and Engineering releases, Project management and risk mitigation.
Responsible for Engineering Change Management into the production line. Will participate in Engineering Change planning, change boards, and work around plans.
Backup support for Retrofit and Spares efforts with our Post Production Team and counterparts.

Must have 6 years relevant work experience with Bachelors; or 4 years with Master's Degree.
Ability to work in cross functional teams and interact with both managers and customers.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Ability to organize stakeholders while providing project visibility and closure plans.
Strong Project Management, Leadership and Organization Skills.
High competency in Microsoft Office, including Project.
Ability to work in fast paced environment, multitask, and flexibility.
Preferred Qualifications:
SAP MRP Knowledge.
Ability to read engineering drawings.
Aerospace and/or Defense Industry Experience.
Proven track record of increasing responsibility throughout career path.
Experience in multi-functional organization.

Bachelors OR Master's Degree is required.
School must be accredited.

9/80 workweek

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Silmese Graves
11832 Fishing Point Drive, Suite 100
Newport News, VA 23606

Phone: (757) 595-0005 x261 or (877) 244-5418 x261

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

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