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Northrop Grumman Principal Program Cost Schedule/Control Analyst in Brigham City, Utah

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.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is looking for a Principal Program Cost Schedule/Control Analyst to support our Brigham City, UT location

Job duties:

Sets up cost control system, monitors and controls costs and schedules on contracts requiring validated cost schedule control system. Performs analyses and prepares reports in order to ensure that contracts are within negotiated and agreed-upon parameters and government cost control guidelines. Prepares budgets and schedules for contract work and performs and/or assists in financial analyses such as funding profiles, sales outlook, and variance analysis. Prepares program plans to ensure program requirements and statement of work are captured and scheduled. Performs schedule risk assessments to identify and mitigate program cost and scheduling risks. Ensures adequate funding availability by maintaining accurate records of expenditures, directing preparation of expenditure projections, and submitting timely requests for additional funding to the government. Incorporates contractual changes into control systems by staying aware of outstanding work against each contract in order to maintain realistic contract cost and schedule baselines.

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Strong PC skills and proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, especially MS Excel.

  • Strong analytical ability.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Management, Finance, Accounting, Economics (or a related field) with 6+ years of experience in business management - OR - a Master's degree with 4+ years of related professional experience.

  • Experience successfully managing and producing data with strict deadlines.

  • Experience with financial analysis and/or reporting.

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

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Earned Value Management System (EVMS) experience.

  • Experience with CostPoint, Primavera, and/or Cobra.

  • Experience in DoD setting with understanding of government Cost Accounting Standards, FAR, & DFARs.

  • Experience with program planning/scheduling.

  • Experience with GAAP, as well as Government Financial accounting practices.

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