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Northrop Grumman Mgr Design Engineering 2 in Palmdale, California

Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for an Engineering Manager 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This is a 4/10 1st shift position, and will be located in Palmdale, CA.

This position is for the Section Manager (SM) of a Sub-Systems Design group for PAICoE Advanced Programs, reporting to the Vehicle Design Engineering Department Manager, Palmdale Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence. The SM will lead a growing team of Sub-Systems Design engineers and will be responsible for leading all managerial tasks relevant to Vehicle Engineering. The section manager will work 80% of their time in the sub-systems Vehicle Engineering disciplines, as directed by the Vehicle Engineering program IPT Lead. The manager will be responsible for establishing, maintaining, and facilitating communications, tasking, scheduling, and technical reviews with each individual contributor's execution lead in Palmdale, CA.

For functional home room support, approximately 20% of the SM's time will be focused on recruiting, staffing, retaining talent, weekly team meetings, bi-weekly 1:1 meetings, and holding performance review discussions. Supporting the VE Design Engineering Department Manager on the NGAS Community of Practice will be expected.


Basic Qualifications :

•ABET accredited Bachelor's Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) discipline along with 9 years' experience

•Demonstrated excellence in a vehicle engineering field such as structural design and/or sub-systems design

• Experience with Geometric, Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).

• Experience in a technical leadership/management roles.

• Experience with BTP development, applicable notes, BOM, sign-off process.

• Experience with CPLM, Teamcenter, FiberSIM, CATIA V5 and/or NX-CAD.

• Current Active In-Scope DOD Secret with the ability to obtain special program access.



Preferred Qualifications :

•Experience leading an engineering team within a fast-paced, manufacturing environment.

•Experience working Special Access Programs

•Excellent communication skills and ability to effectively interact with the customer and program management.

•Top Secret clearance

Job Category : Engineering