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Northrop Grumman Manager 1: Spacecraft Engineering in Dulles, Virginia



Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today!

This Engineering Manager position reports to the Sr. Manager and director for the functional management of the electrical engineers and technicians performing satellite integration and test activities at the Dulles SMF.

In this role you will:

  • Manage technical, schedule, cost, and resources across multiple Programs; track program and department schedules

  • Identify and address program risks to ensure integration success

  • Ensure qualified and appropriate personnel (and supporting processes and tooling, etc) are assigned to meet the needs of all programs; mentor staff in standard processes

  • Provide staff with the appropriate resources to solve problems

  • Plan manpower requirements and perform quarterly and annual performance reviews of staff

  • Facilitate technical solutions based on sound engineering practices

  • Work to identify key parameters and metrics to increase efficiency and reduce program costs

  • Manage the processes required to electrically integrate and test multiple systems simultaneously

  • Generate planning to ensure that integration and test activities are carried out as scheduled

  • Establish schedules and work flows that can quickly adapt to changing priorities.

For this role you should possess a Bachelor's degree in an Engineering discipline and have plus eight years of related spaceflight industry experience.

You should possess demonstrated management and leadership skills, including excellent interpersonal skills with excellent verbal and written communication ability.




Space Systems


Job Category : Engineering