Northrop Grumman Manager Quality Engineering 2 in United States
At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. 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 continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
The Engineering & Sciences (E&S) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!
Northrop Grumman Space Systems (NGSP) is looking for you to join our team as a Manager Quality Engineering 2 in our Aurora, CO location.
This Quality Engineering Manager 2 is responsible for leading the Mission Assurance function for the New Moon Program in the Integrated National Systems Business Unit as part of the Space Sector. This manager will lead a high performing MA team responsible for delivering high quality products and maintaining compliance to all program processes and over critical suppliers.
This manager will support the program manager with all MA needs. Candidates should have a proven track record of solving complex problems through systematic and objective evaluation of information resulting in effective communication, championing and implementation o change with a diverse set of internal and external customers and suppliers. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills combined with a "can do" attitude are essential.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Interfaces with customers - critical component of the position. Ability to build trusted relationships and work through difficult challenges with the customers.
Directs and coordinates software quality assurance functional disciplines, including Quality Control, Quality Engineering, Supplier
Quality, Quality Programs and Quality Systems per AS9100 standard
Plans and implements professional development and career management programs for assigned MA personnel while positively influencing employee engagement.
Oversees the proper implementation and execution of Continuous Improvement programs.
Provides clear assignments, helps employees connect their efforts to the bigger picture, creates an inclusive work environment characterized by mutual respect and the valuing of differences, and builds a culture that motivates
employees to their highest levels of performance.
Creates effective partnership across all the client leadership teams
Sets the strategy to meet customer's expectations, regularly communicates program status.
Assures compliance in quality, risk management, safety, process improvement, subcontractors and supplier quality in accordance with contractual requirements.
Job Category : Engineering