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Staff Project Manager: Cyber/DevOps (Top Secret/SCI) - Space / Satellite Systems (Dulles VA)
Northrop Grumman Dulles, VA

Staff Project Manager: Cyber/DevOps (Top Secret/SCI) - Space / Satellite Systems (Dulles VA)

Northrop Grumman
Dulles, VA
Expired: November 29, 2023 Applications are no longer accepted.
  • $136,300 Yearly
  • Vision , Medical , Dental , Paid Time Off , Life Insurance , Retirement
  • Full-Time


RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available


TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time


At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.

We have an opening for a Project Manager to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in the Tactical Space organization. This position will be located in Dulles, VA

In this role, we anticipate the Project Manager to act as the Infrastructure Lead working within a cloud environment. You will be expected to lead the team to establish, maintain and expand the environment supporting the software.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Engagement and collaboration with program and functional organizations (from individual contributors to executive staff) to obtain, understand, and interpret program resource needs to effectively meet program milestones
  • Manage and maintain the day-to-day interfaces and communications between the Program Management Office (PMO), Cybersecurity team, DevOps team and customer representatives.
  • Coordinate control account cost and schedule performance through program life cycle
  • Assess, track, and mitigate cost and schedule risk supported by quantitative and predictive analyses
  • Facilitating internal meetings in a way to support design, production, and problem resolutions within the cloud environment
  • Utilize fundamental engineering principles to facilitate production and design changes within the project team that result in superior products within the program budget
  • Support proposal efforts, including but not limited to generation of Basis of Estimate and schedules

To be successful in this role you should have:
  • Experience in leadership and project management, to include Earned Value Management (EVMS) or equivalent
  • Excellent interpersonal and team building skills, keeping the team motivated and used effectively
  • Demonstrated effectiveness in working with external customers - customer relationship skills, positive relationships with customers, demonstrated ability to work with challenging / demanding customers
  • Demonstrated ability working with cross organizational teams and customers
  • Demonstrated ability to present and communicate to variety of audiences from peers to senior leadership
  • Experience with/working knowledge of IT systems
  • Familiarity with Networking, cloud/virtual computing and SDLC

Basic Qualifications:
  • US citizenship with active Top Secret/SCI clearance
  • A bachelor's degree and 14 years' experience; or a Master's Degree with 12 years' experience; or a PhD with 9 years' experience. Experience can be considered in lieu of degree

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master's in Business Management or Project Management Professional (PMP) training / certification
  • Experience working in Space/Satellite

The Northrop Grumman Tactical Space Division is a strategic partner specializing in commercial and classified partnerships with the design, delivery, operation and sustainment of satellites and human spacecraft. We support science and space exploration through our various partnerships, including NASA's Artemis program with the goal to return humans to the Moon in 2024 and the TESS (Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite) program that has discovered more than twenty confirmed plants. Recognized as an industry leader, we also develop highly specialized space and satellite components.

Northrop Grumman offers a competitive and robust benefits program.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:


Dental & Vision coverage


Educational Assistance

Life Insurance

Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

Paid Time Off

Health & Wellness Resources

Employee Discounts

Flexible Schedules (For example the ability to work a 9/80 work schedule, which allows an employee to work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday and take every other Friday off of work)

For more details please visit our total rewards site or chat with one of our recruiters to learn more.




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Salary Range: $136,300.00 - $204,500.00

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

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.


Northrop Grumman

Dulles, VA



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