Northrop Grumman Mgr Field Engineering Svcs 2 in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) seeks to fill a Manager - 2 position for the Engineering, Sciences & Technology (ES&T) Western Region. This is a dual role encompassing both people leadership for the ES&T Field Engineering Organization and technical performance within a current Program assignment.

The selected candidate will be responsible for a team of highly skilled engineers. This is a dual role position, so the candidate will spend part of their time managing a team and part of their time working activities for program(s).

The responsibilities associated with managing a team include:

  • Functional oversight for team members who are working multiple initiatives, primarily across the Ground based Mid-course Defense Program Operations, War-fighter Training and Exercise Support.

  • Your Leadership skills will be utilized supporting tasks such as:

  • Staffing and workload forecast; resource, travel, and timecard approval; employee inclusion, engagement, mentoring and career development; employee training and identification and training of skills required to execute on programs; management and execution of employee performance review processes; and leadership and execution for a multitude of functional management processes.

  • Recruiting of talent to meet staffing commitments.

  • The successful candidate will clearly demonstrate strong leadership skills to achieve sustainable top performance.

  • Effective communicator and problem solver who is able to develop and maintain good working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

  • Demonstrate a commitment to ethics and integrity, and the capability to innovate while challenging traditional ways of doing business.

  • Demonstrated abilities to build diverse and inclusive teams with high levels of engagement, including mentoring and coaching, are a must.

  • Demonstrate a broad skill set that is balanced between interpersonal, business, and technical capabilities.

  • Ability to operate in a team environment and collaborate across the sector business areas as required to accomplish the team goals.

  • Work closely with the managers of other engineering disciplines as well as program directors/managers.

  • The ideal candidate will also be able to champion change within the organization, to achieve competitive advantage for the business.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of Science degree in a technical discipline with 6 years of relevant experience; Masters of Sciencedegree in atechnical discipline with 4 years relevant experience; AA/AS Degree in a technical discipline with 8 years of relevant experience; or 10 years of relevant experience in lieu of degree.

  • Previous experience in People and Technical Leadership roles

  • Proven demonstrated leadership skills

  • ActiveDoD Secret security clearance

  • Effective communicator and problem solver

  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors or Master's degree

  • DoD 8570 IAT Level II certification

  • Active DoD Top Secret/SCI Clearance

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