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Northrop Grumman Manager Test Inspection 2 in Elkton, Maryland

Mission and Quality Assurance


Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world's biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

At Northrop Grumman , our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. 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 look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman is currently seeking a Manager Test Inspection 2 for our Elkton, Maryland location.

The Northrop Grumman Propulsion Systems and Controls (PS&C) facility in Elkton, Maryland began solid-propellant rocket operations in 1948. Today, the Elkton PS&C facility designs, develops, and produces solid-propellant propulsion and ordnance systems in programs professionally managed for a wide variety of Government and commercial customers. The facility also serves as the hub for offsite engineering and test facilities in Ronkonkoma, NY, Palm Beach Gardens, FL and San Jose, CA.

Job Summary:

The Manager Test Inspection 2 will lead a team of test technicians who support PS&C programs with a range of testing services.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Managing Test area - ensure the Safety of all personnel, distill test requirements (hardware, software, and facilities) based on test plan, assign resources, ensure work is scheduled and executed based on the competing priorities of concurrent programs, and troubleshoot and resolve faults/issues as required.

  • Manage Environmental testing (temperature, humidity, shock, and vibe)

  • Manage Integration and/or testing of components, sub-systems and systems

  • Interface and coordinate with external customers as needed for testing support and witnessing

  • Interface and coordinate with internal and external support staff to ensure Safety during test execution

  • Ensure the organization is providing adequate support to all PS&C programs

  • Establish and track overhead budgets

  • Lead, develop, and implement system and site improvements

  • Monitor, mentor, and coach employees to ensure they are meeting expectations

  • Provide formal feedback and development opportunities to employees

Job Category : Mission and Quality Assurance