1+ months

Sr. Principal Engineering Planning Analyst

Northrop Grumman
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
Technical Support


At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We're looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we'll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you'll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career.
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is a trusted provider of mission-enabling solutions for global security. Our Engineering and Sciences (E&S) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is a leading global provider of secure software-defined, hardware-enabled mission systems. Our company is pioneering capabilities in a wide variety of sectors that keep our nation safe from Undersea to Space and Cyberspace NGMS is seeking an Engineering Planning Analyst for the Engineering Business Operations team within the Engineering & Sciences Navigation, Targeting & Survivability organization located in Rolling Meadows, Illinois.

The Engineering Planning Analyst prepares and coordinates the plans and schedules for new and existing Engineering programs, determines, monitors, and reviews costs, operational budgets and schedules, and manpower requirements via the workforce planning tools. Prepares and analyzes business health reports for weekly/monthly status reporting. Formulates and recommends corrective action measures such as schedule revisions, manpower adjustments, fund allocations, and work requirements. Their analytical and problem solving skills will be leveraged to enable data-driven decisions across the multi-site, multi-discipline division by driving daily operations through data analysis and visualization.

Additional Responsibilities Include:
Develop and maintain an organizational status of assigned sub-organization
Perform analysis, planning and forecasting to aid in leadership financial and organizational decision making
Facilitate Monthly Business Operations Reviews with the functional organizations
Partner with adjacent organizations and facilitate the collection and presentation of metrics and develop analytical tools to aid in leadership decision making
Act as the point-of-contact for collecting and consolidating responses to various data calls (conference attendance, cohort, sector / corp reviews, CEC / CPC support, etc.)
Support the strategic staffing lead in workforce planning and ensure cadence is adequate to support accurate forecasting.
Coordinate with training lead to plan and track mandatory training (technical and non-technical) requirements and strategic development needs (aligned with roadmaps)
Support HR in the facilitation of People Development process / reviews
Work with the administrative team to facilitate staff meetings (establish rhythms, coordinate special topics) and document meeting minutes


**Job Category** : Technical Support


Posted: 2020-05-14 Expires: 2020-08-29

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Sr. Principal Engineering Planning Analyst

Northrop Grumman
Rolling Meadows, IL 60008

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