Northrop Grumman Mgr Engr Nav and Cntrl 1- "Aerodynamics" in Chandler, Arizona
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NG is seeking an experienced leader for our Aerodynamics team. The Aerodynamics manager acts as a personnel and technical lead for the team. This role requires managerial skills as well as hands-on technical expertise. The manager position is responsible for appropriate staffing, staff management, performance, risk management, and continuous process improvement.
Northrop Grumman Space Sector is searching for an experienced Mgr Engr Nav and Cntrl 1- "Aerodynamics" to lead the Aerodynamics Team within Launch Vehicles business unit located in Chandler, AZ.
JOB ROLL AND RESPONSIBILITIES OVERVIEW
Manage Aerodynamics Matrix Department Supporting All Aerodynamic Prediction And Modeling Needs For Orbital Space Launch Systems, Sub-Orbital Target Rocket Launch Systems, And Tactical Missile Systems
Organize And Oversee Program Leads And Their Support Teams
Manage Staffing Adequacy Balance To Current And Future Program Needs
Staff Performance Reviews And Define Job Responsibilities
Develops And Administers Budgets And Standards Of Performance
Works Proactively With Other Technical Matrix Departments To Achieve Common Program Goals
Passionate About Vehicle Design And Flight Dynamics
RELATED LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE
Plan And Schedule Program Needs From Concept To End Of Contract
Demonstrated Success Leading Team Of Engineers
Writing Technical Proposal Submissions
Plan And Present Technical Subject Material To Large Audiences
RELATED TECHNICAL EXPERIENCE
High Speed Wind Tunnel Planning And Execution
Complete Vehicle Modeling Development For Use In Trajectory Simulations
Aerodynamic Loads Analyses And Flexible Body Effects On 6dof Aero Modeling
Multitude Of Aero Related Analyses; Gas Venting, Inlets And Nozzle Flows, Aero Heating, Aero Damping, Simulation Dynamics, Silo Model Predictions, Etc
Modeling And Analyses Ranging From Subsonic To Hypersonic Flow Regimes
Utilization Of Typical Aerospace Aero Prediction Codes
CFD Use And Application To Aerospace Fluid Dynamic Problems And Predictions
BS Degree in Aerospace or Aeronautical Engineering plus 7 years of aerodynamics experience is required .
U.S. Citizenship is required.
Active Secret Security Clearance is required.
Ability to travel is required.
Masters of Science in Aerospace or Aeronautical Engineering is preferred
10 years of direct aerodynamics experience is preferred
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Job Category : Engineering