Northrop Grumman Manager Engineering 1 in Linthicum, Maryland

The Advanced Technology Lab of Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking an Engineering Manager to join our team of qualified and diverse individuals. Our teams work with pride across multiple business units toward a common goal: global security. Together, we protect our troops, public safety, information, and our planet. It's unique work, challenging and rewarding with great opportunities for professional and personal development. Most of all, it is work that makes a difference. Join us to advance your career. This position will be located at the Advanced Technology Laboratories in Linthicum, MD. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Microelectronics management team. The Engineering Managerbe responsible for the engineers, tools, and processes supporting the Assembly Areafor the wafer foundry; as well as, directing, planning, and supporting all wafer saw, die sort, packaging related assembly and associated environmental testing activities. The chosen individual must have an aptitude for laboratory and experimental work, as well as design of experiments. He/she must also have the ability to communicate effectively with employees at all levels in the organization and be able to demonstrate excellent problem solving, data analysis, and critical thinking skills.

Roles and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide direction and guidance to employees utilizing management guidelines and general policies

  • Responsible for meetingAssembly Areathroughput, product delivery,Assembly areayields, and overall assembly line quality and continuous improvement efforts

  • Involved in staffing decisions, training, and driving engagement efforts to achieve the employee's highest potential

  • Provide Management with progress reports and presentations

  • Work independently across the organization to meetAssembly areaneeds and goals

  • Work closely with other departments within the organization to align manufacturing with development of new technology and business opportunities

  • Maintain a safe work environment

  • Create & maintain process documentation

  • Implement corrective actions and manufacturing cost reduction initiatives

  • Provide technical support to production operators and staff

  • Specify capital equipment requirements

Basic Qualifications: Associate's Degree or higher in business, engineering, or other technical area with 2 years experience supervising/managing process development efforts or manufacturing operations including planning and scheduling workflow with 5 years of related experience.

  • Basic understanding of semiconductor dice, sort and packaging processes.

  • Experience in the Semiconductor industry

  • Must be able to work in a dynamic environment

  • Must be able to obtain a Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate's Degree or higher in business, engineering, or other technical area with 2 years of experience supervising/managing manufacturing operations including planning and scheduling workflow OR High School diploma/GED with 5 years of experience in supervising/managing manufacturing operations

  • Technical knowledge and understanding of semiconductor processes and tool sets

  • Working knowledge of industry management methodologies focused on continuous process improvement in manufacturing such as SPC, 5S, Total Quality Management or Six Sigma.

  • Experienced in ISO 9001 or AS 9100 quality audits and requirements

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Knowledge of Industrial Hazardous Waste Management procedures

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.