Northrop Grumman Electronics Engineer 5 - Common Products Major Subcontracts Lead in Redondo Beach, 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 is seeking an Electronics Engineer 5 - Common Products Major Subcontracts Lead to work in Redondo Beach, California.

This Electronics Engineer 5 - Common Products Major Subcontracts Lead will report to the Common Products sub-IPT lead and oversee strategy and planning for all major subcontracts within the Common Products IPT including coupon/breadboard/brassboard through EM and Flight. This portfolio is anticipated to include 3-5 subcontracts with total value $10-20M.

Essential Functions

  • Support Subcontract Managers and STMs with RFI/RFP/SOWpreparation

  • Review and evaluate proposals, support SCAs withsubcontract negotiations and definitization

  • Identify and conduct make/buy assessments

  • Coordinate and maintain firewall protections

  • Perform as STM for select subcontracts

  • Coordinate with technical team for timely preparation,review and release of EQ specs/ICDs and subsequent updates

  • Identify and manage risks, opportunities and liens forsubcontracted efforts

  • Provide weekly schedule status, technical status andmonthly earned value reporting

  • Coordinate with functional to identify and assignsupporting staff (SMEs, STMs, etc)

  • Conduct weekly reviews with all subcontractors andtrack closure of action items

  • Support major baselining activities scheduled for 2019

  • Develop technology maturation roadmaps and suppliermaturation roadmaps, including path to ASL

  • Some travel required

BasicQualifications:

  • Bachelors of Science degree in a STEM(Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) field from an accreditedinstitution and14 years of engineering experience in an aerospaceenvironment OR

  • Masters of Science degree in a STEM(Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) field from an accreditedinstitution and12 years of engineering experience in an aerospaceenvironment

  • Proven technical leadership experiencepreferably in either development or production program IPT, and/or AdvancedSystems, and/or technology, and/or functional environments

  • Control Account Management (CAM) experience and/orknowledge of Earned Value Management System (EVMS) and risk managementprocesses

  • Active In-Scope SCI Access Security Clearance

PreferredQualifications:

  • Masters' Degree in ElectricalEngineering

  • Experience in Mechanical or electrical design, thermal,dynamics, stress, mass properties and/or antenna

  • Possesses strongleadership qualities, as well as strong verbal and written communication skills

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