Manager Mission Assurance 1Clearfield, UT

Requisition ID: R10162350

  • Category: Mission and Quality Assurance

  • Location: Clearfield, Utah, United States of America

  • Clearance Type: Secret

  • Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position

  • Shift: Days (United States of America)

  • Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time

  • Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

  • Positions Available: 1

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.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Manager Mission Assurance 1 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals within our Mission Assurance organization. This leadership role is located at Clearfield, UT.

The Manager Mission Assurance 1 will have the responsibility of defining and monitoring mission assurance program specifications and processes to ensure mission success of programs, which will include the following responsibilities:

Role Responsibilities:

  • Performs or assures quality, risk management, safety, reliability and maintainability of program achievements, subcontractors, and suppliers in accordance with contractual requirements.

  • Assesses program performance and risks and determines resources to ensure mission assurance.

  • Provides daily supervision and direction to Quality Engineering staff. Responsible for providing objective-oriented direction to team members utilizing management guidelines and general policies that fully engage our Quality Management System.

  • Interfaces with program managers, operations, engineering, customer, DCMA, vendor and subcontractor representatives to ensure requirements are met.

  • Manages a team of quality engineers who are responsible for the following areas:

  • Review and approve inspection plans, facility Preventative Corrective Action Boards, various lean improvement programs, and participates in data review and metrics.

  • Maintains the level of quality and part traceability throughout the product life cycle.

  • Conducts formal and informal reviews at pre-determined points throughout the product development/manufacturing life cycle. Implement and oversee an effective First Article Inspection (FAI) process that conforms to AS9103.

  • Investigates problems and assists in disposition of non-conforming hardware.

  • Assumes responsibility for timely and effective corrective actions.

This position will offer be 1st shift, 4/10 work schedule, phenomenal learning opportunities, exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers, and a very friendly team environment. We are looking for self-motivated, proactive, and goal-oriented people to help us grow our services and become even better at what we do.

As a leader, you always act with integrity, and the highest ethical standards characterize everything you do. You enable your team to achieve predictable and balanced results, while satisfying the needs of internal and external partners. You treat all people with respect, and you model personal growth and continuous development. You know how to build an inclusive environment that attracts, retains, and inspires a diverse and engaged team. You develop trusted and valued customer relationships and communicate effectively, so that people throughout the organization feel engaged and connected to their work. You deliver excellence, strive for continuous improvement, and respond vigorously to change.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (STEM) AND 5+ years of experience in Mission Assurance, Quality Assurance, Supporting Systems Engineering, Systems Integration, or data analytics in Aircraft, Aerospace, Manufacturing Industries or Military related experience OR Master’s Degree (STEM) AND 3+ years of experience in Mission Assurance, Quality Assurance, Supporting Systems Engineering, Systems Integration, or data analytics in Aircraft, Aerospace, Manufacturing Industries or Military related experience.

  • Minimum of 2 years of management, supervisor, or other demonstrated leadership experience.

  • Must have an Active DoD Secret Clearance that is in-scope Granted or renewed in the last 5 years and the ability to obtain special program access.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Special Program Access (PAR)

  • Prior work experience in a fast-paced, variable environment.

  • Quality/Mission Assurance and/or Process experience

  • Good understanding of AS9100, AS9102, AS9103 and NADCAP.

  • Must have the ability to work well and interface with all departments

  • Quality/Mission Assurance and/or process knowledge and understandingStrong verbal and written communication skills.Solid working knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint.

  • Strong ability to analyze, review and prepare presentations based on data analytics (pull data and compile the information)

Salary Range: $99,400 - $149,000

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.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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 all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.