Northrop Grumman Mgr Systems Engineering 1 in San Diego, California

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The Systems Engineering Integration andTestteam at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as a Systems Engineering Managerbased out of San Diego, CA.

What You'll get to Do:

Programs at NGMS in San Diego has need for a System Engineering Manager with working knowledge of ground and airborne RF network communication cyber systems engineering, integration and test. The Engineering, Sciences and Technology (ES&T) SEI&T organization at Spectrum Center in San Diego is seeking a System Engineering, Integration and Test functional manager for a team of over 20 engineers, reporting to the overall manager for SEI&T. She/he will provide guidance to direct report employees based on organizational goals and company policies. Specific responsibilities include coordinating with programs for 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. 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 System Engineering, Integration and Test engineering efforts, as well as estimating, planning, risk management, managing cost and schedule (EVMS) and quality on programs to meet contract commitments.

Roles and Responsibilities :

  • 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 his/her specific 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

Additional Northrop Grumman Information:

Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.

Our Values . The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.

Our Responsibility . At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.

You'll Bring These Qualifications:

  • BS in appropriate engineering discipline, 5 years experience, and direct experience in System Engineering, Integration and Test; or Master's Degree with 3 years experience.

  • Experience withreal-time RF communication systems

  • Must have experience system integration and testing skills in a systems integration laboratory and on a ground or airborne platform

  • Active or current Secret Clearance

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Apply advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts. Contributes to the development of new principles and concepts.

  • Work on unusually complex technical problems and provide solutions which are highly innovative and ingenious.

  • Works under consultative direction toward predetermined long-range goals and objectives. Assignments are often self-initiated. Determine and pursue courses of action necessary to obtain desired results. Work checked through consultation and agreement with others rather than by formal review of superior.

  • Impact

  • Develops advanced technological ideas and guides their development into a final product. Erroneous decisions or recommendations would typically result in failure to achieve critical organizational objectives and affect the image of the organization technological capability.

  • Liaison; Serves as organization spokesperson on advanced projects and/or programs. Acts as advisor to management and customers on advanced technical research studies and applications.

What We Can Offer You:

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:

  • Health Plan

  • Savings Plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Additional benefits

  • Education Assistance

  • Training and Development

https://benefits.northropgrumman.com/us/en2/BenefitsOverview/Pages/default.aspx

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