At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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, they're making history.Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Program Planning and Scheduling Analyst 2 for our Redondo Beach, CA location. The successful candidate must be able to work independently on multiple concurrent programs and proposals.Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:• Develop, analyze, and maintain the Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) and IntegratedMaster Plan (IMP) if required compliant with IPMR DI-MGMT-8186A and Earned ValueManagement System (EVMS) compliance requirements.• Ensure program schedules are horizontally and vertically integrated.• Provide schedule planning analysis including:- DCMA 14-point- Critical Path and Driving Path Analysis- Schedule Risk Analysis (SRA)- Schedule Performance and Health Metrics and Analysis• Provide weekly and monthly status, analysis, and reports to Program Managementand our customers.• Establish and/or create Performance tracking tools as required.• Provide Configuration control of the Performance Measurement Baseline (PMB).• Support audits, Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBR) and Joint Surveillance Reviews (JSR) auditsThe successful candidate will possess the following:• Ability to perform detailed schedule, resource, work, and cost analysis and make recommendations to solve problems• Ability to create presentation content and present to various levels of leadership• Ability to effectively work with multiple functional teams, supplier teams, and the Program/Project ManagerbizmanagementQualifications:Basic Qualifications: • Bachelor's degree with 3 years of work experience in Program Management, Industrial Engineering, Earned Value Management, Business, Finance, or System Engineering; OR a Master's degree with 1 year of work experience.• Knowledge of MS Project or Schedule Risk Assessment Software, such as Primavera• Proficiency with Microsoft office suite including Excel.• Experience with Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) development, baseline, and managementPreferred Qualifications: • Certifications: PM, PMP or SP• Knowledge of Earned Value Management (EVM) principles• Bachelor's or Master's in Business Administration or STEM• Exposure to Aerospace Industry and Defense Acquisition programsNorthrop 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.