SDS Test Engineering Process and Governance Manager 3 Roy, UT

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.

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.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a SDS Test Engineering Process and Governance Manager 3 . This position will be located in Roy, Utah and will support the SDS Division. This role may offer a competitive relocation assistance package.

What You ' ll Get To Do:

Specific duties to include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Planning, risk management, project performance, addressing schedules, technical quality, and addressing technical or operational problems when necessary. Having frequent contact with equivalent level managers and programs to maintain and exceed health and performance for all programs.

  • Ensure standard processes and procedures are developed in support of the Test Engineering teams

  • Review and approve documents and ensure compliance to released processes, procedures, and work instructions in accordance with Mission Assurance guidelines and procedures

  • Manage team of Subject Matter Experts for development and delivery of Division Level and Program Specific process documentation

  • Attend program major milestone events; IDR, TRR, CDR and others

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

• Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

• 401k

• Educational Assistance

• Life Insurance

• Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

• Paid Time Off

• Health & Wellness Resources

• Employee Discounts

This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.

You ' ll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree in a STEM related field of study & 8 years of experience.

  • US Citizenship with an Active Secret Clearance or higher (awarded within the past 6 years) with the ability to receive a Special Access Program (SAP) certification.

  • 2 years of experience working in an Agile environment.

  • 5 years' combined experience working in a Test Organization.

  • 3 years of technical or functional environment leadership experience.

  • 2 years of experience developing processes and/or governance to be utilized by multiple teams.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • US Citizenship with an Active Top-Secret Clearance or higher (awarded within the past 6 years) with the ability to receive a Special Access Program (SAP) certification.

  • Master's Degree with 9 years of experience in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) preferably an Engineering degree.

  • Proven performance as an Engineering Leader in all phases of acquisition, design, integration, and execution. Candidate will require ability to rapidly assess and lend guidance to projects assigned to the organizational group as well as demonstrated mentoring and guidance to engineers.

  • Working knowledge and/or experience across engineering disciplines.

  • Experience on ICBMs.

  • Experience with integration and test of missiles.

  • Experience creating or growing new sections or departments.

  • Experience managing a production, manufacturing, manufacturing operations or test engineering team.

  • Familiarity with Agile engineering and Jira.


Salary Range: $138,400 - $207,600

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.