Northrop Grumman Mgr Mechanical Engineering 2 in Palmdale, California
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Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for an Engineering Manager 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals.
This position is a 4/10 2nd shift and will be located in Palmdale, CA for the Section Manager (SM) of Liaison Engineering for the PAICoE F-35 Program, reporting to the Vehicle Engineering (VE) Liaison Engineering Department Manager.
Lead a growing team of 15-20 Liaison Engineers.
Responsible for the disposition of nonconforming metallic and composite parts and assemblies as well as subsystem nonconformance.
For functional tasking, 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 Liaison Engineering Department Manager on the NGAS Community of Practice is expected.
SM is expected to be thoroughly versed, and preferably a Subject Matter Expert (SME), for the Liaison Engineering discipline.Teamcenter, CATIA and MES experience is strongly preferred.
Bachelor's Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) discipline from an accredited institution.
Minimum 5 years of engineering experience.
Knowledge of Geometric, Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).
Experience in a technical leadership/management roles.
Experience with Teamcenter, CATIA V5 and/or NX-CAD or other 3D Modeling Tool.
Active, In-Scope DoD Secret clearance.
Knowledge of the Material Review Board Process
Master's Degree or PhD in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or Civil Engineering (Structures) with Design emphasis.
Experience with Geometric, Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).
Demonstrated affordability approaches in Structural and Subsystems designs, including integration of platform build sequences and designing for manufacturing.
Minimum 5 years of aircraft/spacecraft production experience.
Ability to obtain a DoD Top Secret clearance and program access
Experience in staffing forecasting.
Team player and demonstrated exceptional collaboration.
Material Review Board (MRB) Authority.
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Job Category : Engineering