Northrop Grumman Mgr Cyber Systems Engrng 1 in Fairfax, Virginia

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is currently seeing a Mgr. Cyber Systems Engineering 1. This position is located in Fairfax, VA.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Team Leadership and Management: Ensures her/his team has a clear purpose and clear roles; Communicates information to employees in a timely manner to help them to be productive and engaged; Gives direct feedback to people on her/his team about their performance and potential in the organization; Is a talent scout who excels at finding and developing next-generation talent; Finds targeted development assignments for employees on her/his team who will become next-generation leaders; Is a role model for diversity and inclusion through seeking out and including diverse opinions and perspectives; Proactively confronts inappropriate behaviors in an effective way. Ensure that the technical requirements of supported programs are being met by the personnel within the discipline team. Functional responsibilities include staffing and workload forecast; employee inclusion, engagement, mentoring and career development. Additional responsibilities include coordinating specific staffing requirements, drafting/reviewing requisitions and performing hiring manager responsibilities, identifying rotational opportunities for employees,and performance management.

  • Team Technical Performance: The candidate should have a technical performance role currently in place that can account for at least 80% of their time. Technical performance responsibilities will vary based on current role.

  • The position requires the leader to communicate with CIMS Program managers, Cyber SE Section managers, Cyber SE Department manager, as well as the ES&T Business Facing organization.

  • The successful candidate will clearly demonstrate strong leadership skills to achieve sustainable top performance. He/she will have a track record as an effective communicator and problem solver who is able to develop and maintain good working relationships with internal and external stakeholders. This professional will demonstrate a commitment to ethics and integrity, and the capability to innovate. Demonstrated abilities to build diverse and inclusive teams with high levels of engagement, including mentoring and coaching, are a must. This candidate will demonstrate a broad skill set that is balanced between interpersonal, business, and technical capabilities.

  • The ideal candidate will have an ability to operate in a team environment and collaborate across the sector business areas as required to accomplish the team goals. This position will be located in Northern, VA.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree and a minimum of 10+ years' experience in software, hardware, network, or systems engineering

  • Current, active TS/SCI clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain an active TS/SCI polygraph

  • Proven leadership skills as a people and technical leader, and ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in a relevant technical or management specialty.

  • High proficiency in technical problem solving

  • Experience leading systems engineering teams or IPTs

  • Experienced in all aspects of the engineering process, from requirements analysis through retirement

  • Certified in one (or more) of the following

o INCOSE Systems Engineering Professional (Associate or Certified Level) is strongly preferred

o Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

o MBA or PMI PMP Certification

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