Northrop Grumman Modifications & Sustainment Manager (Mgr 2) in Palmdale, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 Aerospace Systems is seeking a Modifications and Sustainment Manager for the B-2 program based in Palmdale, CA. This is a dual role involving both direct support to programs and people management.

In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for:

  • Providing leadership to a logistics and engineering team

  • Hardware asset management

  • Coordination of TCTO document/kit development

  • Supporting engineering studies to address diminishing manufacturing sources (DMS) challenges, reliability improvement

studies and support equipment requirements

  • Successful performance of various efforts with respect to cost, schedule and risk in accordance with EVMS practices

  • Functional management duties that include employee engagement, personnel development, hiring, performance

assessments and training

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Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • At least5 years of experience in engineering, logistics, and/or supply chain management

  • Prior experience leading technical projects such as R&M design improvements designed to improve system performance/effectiveness.

  • Active DOD Secret clearance, in scope within 5 years is required

  • Ability to obtain and maintain special program access (SAP)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree

  • Top Secret clearance

  • Prior military experience in the aviation operations/maintenance field

  • B2 Program Access

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