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No matter the assignment, Northrop Grumman is committed to being a leader in Cyber, Logistics and Modernization, Autonomous Systems, C4ISR, and Strike. For us, it's about more than just performing. It means realizing the values that define us: responsibility, trust, integrity and protecting freedom worldwide. These values inspire and unite our people- who make everything we do possible.
The Engineering, Sciences and Technology (ES&T) 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!
San Diego E&S organization is looking for a manager in a management position overseeing a team of systems engineers. This manager will provide guidance to subordinates based on organizational goals and company policies.
What You'll get to Do:
Specific responsibilities include coordinating with programs for staffing, recruiting, training, preparing and delivering performance reviews to employees, evaluating/recommending employees for promotions, evaluating salaries and coordinating with Human Resources on potential adjustments, assisting employees in preparing performance goals, providing career guidance to employees and counseling employees on their performance as necessary. Also, the manager is responsible for periodic review and update of systems engineering process documents and support of AS9100 and CMMI audits. Manager promotes systems engineering operating objectives order to meet organizational objectives and schedules. The SE Manager is also responsible for promoting Business Unit processes and policies based on Northrop Grumman policies.
The qualified candidate will provide significant support to programs and/or proposals. This will include but is not limited to systems engineering efforts such as estimating, planning, risk management, managing cost and schedule (EVMS) and quality on large programs to meet contract commitments.
Additional Northrop Grumman Information:
Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.
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To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions, please view our Selecting the Best Qualified Managers video: www.northropgrumman.com/SQMVideo.
This video gives candidates a preview of the Manager Selection Process and is their first opportunity to learn more about the Manager Readiness Assessment and the overall process.
You'll Bring These Qualifications:
* BSEE, Applied Physics or related degree, 10 - 15 years of experience, and significant direct experience in the field of System Engineering as well as program management.
* Candidate must have a minimum of 5 years of managerial/leadership experience leading a direct staff.
* Candidate must be a US citizen with active clearance.
* Candidate must have excellent written and communication skills and be able to work independently and within groups.
* The candidate must have an advanced level of understanding of systems engineering for software and hardware development.
* Candidate must have knowledge of engineering process, be proficient in process development as well as functional organization aspects.
* Candidate must have ability to facilitate/mediate in conflict resolution matters
* Candidate must have working knowledge of the systems engineering discipline
* Candidate must have familiarity with the other Engineering disciplines
* Candidate must have knowledge of real-time embedded communication systems
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
* Candidate should have hands on experience with DoD Communications Systems
* Candidate should have direct supervisory experience and/or significant team leadership (IPT lead).
* Candidate should have background with EVMS and CAM responsibility.
* Agile Systems Engineering experience
* Model-based Systems Engineering experience
* INCOSE certification
What We Can Offer You:
Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:
* Health Plan
* Savings Plan
* Paid Time Off
* Additional benefits
* Education Assistance
* Training and Development
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About Northrop Grumman
Northrop Grumman is a provider of autonomous systems, strike, logistics, C4ISR and cyber solutions for government and commercial customers.