Northrop Grumman Mgr Engineer Digital 2 in San Diego, California
Seeking a Digital Technology Engineering functional manager for a team of up to 20 engineers, reporting to the software and digital technology functional site manager for Engineering, Science and Technology.
She/he will provide guidance to direct report employees based on organizational goals and company policies. Specific responsibilities include coordinating with programs for tasking, timecard supervision, staffing, recruiting, training, preparing and delivering performance reviews to employees, evaluating/recommending employees for promotions, evaluating salaries and coordinating with Human Resources on potential adjustments, assisting employees in preparing performance goals, providing career guidance to employees and counseling employees on their performance as necessary.
She/he will enforce software and digital standards, digital process, common software tools usage, product line component reuse and digital/verification quality in accordance with Northrop Grumman Mission Systems guidelines.
The qualified candidate will also provide significant (approximately 80%) direct support to programs and/or other technical efforts, including capture and proposals. This will include but is not limited to Digital Technology Engineering efforts, as well as estimating, planning, risk management, managing cost and schedule (EVMS) and quality on programs to meet contract commitments.
Digital technology engineering efforts description: Designs, develops, modifies and evaluates digital electronic parts, components or integrated circuitry for digital electronic equipment and other hardware systems. Determines design approaches and parameters. Analyzes equipment to establish operating data, conducts experimental tests, and evaluates results. Selects components and equipment based on analysis of specifications and reliability. May also review vendor capability to support product development.
BS in Electrical or Computer Engineering
10 years or more experience in Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) Digital Engineering and/or multilayer circuit card development
Candidate must be a US citizen with a fully active DoD Secret clearance
Candidate must have excellent written and communication skills and be able to work independently and within groups.
The candidate must have a full understanding of the digital engineering discipline.
Knowledge of engineering process, be proficient in process development and implementation as well as functional organization aspects
Ability to facilitate/mediate in conflict resolution matters
Familiarity with other engineering disciplines
Excellent interpersonal skills required
Preferred Qualifications :
Experience with Xilinx and Mentor Graphics toolsets for digital engineering
Experience in Agile engineering development methods and tools
Direct supervisory experience and/or significant team leadership and mentorship
Experience with DoD software-defined radio programs and processes
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Job Category : Engineering