Northrop Grumman Mgr Engineering 1 in Edwards AFB, California

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Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems located in Edwards AFB, CAhas an opening for a Manager Engineering 1.

The Engineering Managerjob responsibilities include planning and managing work priorities and deadlines, overseeing adherence to company and government policies and procedures, monitoring schedule and budget performance, and ensuring that quality and safety standards are met at all times. This position is also responsible for managing technical risks and costs and reporting regularly to Flight Test leadership team on performance, and well as a comprehensive understanding of test processes and deliverables. Day to day responsibilities are leading a team of test professional to support aircraft configuration, documentation, and scheduling to meet CTF (Combined Test Force) schedules and priorities. Additional job requirements also include the ability to adapt to, and manage, a changing local test environment based upon shifting directions and focus in customer and/or company priorities, as well as supporting annual procedure updates and audits to meet DCMA specifications. Professional interaction with all levels of company leadership as well as government CTF partners and GFR/DCMA representatives is required. Some travel to support specific GH programs, ground operations organization needs and special tests is required. This position will primarily work2nd shift andother shifts as may be needed.

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Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of anAssociates Degreeplus two years of Aerospace work experience or a minimum of six years of Aerospace work experience in lieu of a degree.

  • Minimum of 1 year of experience with Fight Test Operations and Procedures with multiple aircraft and/or programs.

  • Previous Project Management experience facilitating planning and scheduling of aircraft testing and/or aircraft maintenance.

  • Must have an Active DOD InterimSecret clearance or higher.

  • Must be willing to work2rd shift to include hours 14 00-23:30.

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM).

Experience in unmanned aircraft platforms.

Experience working at a military test site.

Flight test experience.

Previous experience with Global Hawk and/or HALE aircraft.

Proficiency with Microsoft office products, including PowerPoint, and

Microsoft Project.*Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to deal

with customers, various levels of management and staff.

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