Northrop Grumman Logistics Manager 2 in Palmdale, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Technical Publications Manager 2 to support multiple programs. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA.

Responsibilities include the direct management of a department consisting of twenty technical data developers and illustrators across two locations.

Duties include:

  • Assignment of recurring and non-recurring work tasks

  • Manage and be responsible for EVMS, cost and scheduling of all discrete work packages for the technical publications efforts

  • Proposal development and technical performance of specific work packages on multiple contracts

  • Responsible for establishing processes and procedures to ensure high quality in all products delivered to both internal and external customers.

  • Functional responsibilities include personnel administration (hiring, performance evaluations, salary administration, etc.), department budget administration, and leading department engagement activities.

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Basic Qualifications:

  • BA/BS degree from a recognized, accredited college or university.

  • 5 years of experience in logistics and or operations & sustainment.

  • Demonstrate strong leadership skills and the ability to communicate with all levels, both internally and with Government customers.

  • Must have an active DOD Secret security clearance within 6 years and the ability to obtain Program Access.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A working knowledge of technical publications production, including schedule performance, technical research, writing and editing conventions, review control, graphics practices and formats, interactive electronic technical manuals, and publishing techniques.

  • Relevant experience developing and managing a Technical Publications team.

  • Top Secret clearance

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