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Northrop Grumman Software Manager 2 - Sub-Project Manager (TS/SCI) in Redondo Beach, California

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Do you want to work at an international company with endless opportunities for growth and advancement? Are you eager to join a trust-based, globally-connected team, where your contributions will define what's possible?

We are looking for team members who want to solve interesting, complex problems, which protect our nation. Your talents and passion are most important to us. If you don't know a language, program, or platform, we will teach you! Become a part of our enthusiastic teams where we have fun working together and take pride in our contributions to the nation's safety.

Northrop Grumman is looking for you to join our team as a Software Engineering Manager 2 - Sub-Project Manager out of Redondo Beach, CA supporting our Payload and Ground System Division for Northrop Grumman Space Systems (NGSP).

What You'll get to Do:

The Integration and Support Group (ISG) has an immediate need for a Sub-Project Manager (SPM) in the Information Technology field. As the SPM, you will supervise a team of about ten System Engineers and Administrators. This team performs computer system buildup, OS/COTS integration, configuration tuning, Security compliance, and performance testing for multiple development programs using predominately Linux, VMware, and NAS storage. You will be responsible for ensuring appropriate resources are available to meet program schedules and deliverable requirements. Your scope will range from COTS product evaluations, HW/SW system builds, system administration, maintaining equipment throughout the life cycle, and support of management meetings and reviews. You must possess an in-depth technical understanding of Linux and VMware. Ultimately, you will be responsible for directing team members to perform tasks across multiple programs, setting priorities, meeting deliverable schedules, and working within budgets. This position requires coordination and interfacing with internal and external Customers, CAMs, SPMs, and Program Management. Finally, you must have the ability to complete tasks with minimal direction and mentor junior engineers.

What does success look like?

As a successful employee, you will:

  • Be an active and integral member of your team

  • Channel your enthusiasm to innovate

  • Be part of a supportive team that develops and deploys technologies that matter to our national security

  • Work with agility, flexibility, and collaboration to explore creative ideas

Northrop Grumman offers a competitive and robust benefits program.

As an employee of Northrop Grumman, you are eligible for our robust benefits package which including:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

  • 401k

  • Education Assistance

  • Health & Wellness Resources

  • Life insurance

  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

  • Paid Time Off

  • Employee Discounts

  • Flexible schedules, like the ability to work a 9/80 work schedule. The 9/80 schedule allows an employee to work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday and take every other Friday off of work

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Basic Qualifications:

  • 9 years of relevant experience with a Bachelor's degree; 7 years of relevant experience with a Master's degree; 4 years of relevant experience with a PhD; an additional 4 years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree

  • Experience leading a team of engineers in system and processes development

  • Previous experience with Linux Systems Administration

  • Experience working in a IT service organization

  • Current SCI access or current DoD Top Secret clearance with the ability to obtain SCI access

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Security+ or similar security certification

  • Degree in a STEM discipline

  • Linux, VMware certification

  • Five or more years of previous management experience as a SPM, Deputy SPM or Technical Lead

  • Previous experience with Windows Systems Administration

  • Experience in system development and integration in operational environments

  • Demonstrated Power Point chart development and briefing experience

  • Previously adjudicated counter intelligence (CI) polygraph

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Engineering