Northrop Grumman GBSD - Nuclear Hardness & Survivability Sr. Engineering Manager 3 in Roy, Utah
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Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Material and Process Engineering Manager to join its team (S03). This position will be located at Roy, Utah and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here. Northrop Grumman supports the Air Force's sustainment, development, production and deployment of hardware and system modifications for Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Ground and Airborne Launch Control Systems, Launch Facilities and associated infrastructure.
What you will get to do:
Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Senior Manager/Lead for Nuclear Hardness and Survivability (NHS) Engineering. This position will be located in Roy, Utah and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here. Northrop Grumman supports the Air Force's sustainment, development, production and deployment of hardware and system modifications for Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Ground and Airborne Launch Control Systems, Launch Facilities and associated infrastructure.
The successful candidate will lead the NHS Engineering Team comprised of electrical and mechanical engineers, NHS qualification test experts and scientists in the fields of physics and nuclear effects.
This team is responsible for:
Defining NHS environments
Radiation transport modeling and simulation
Radiation effects circuit analysis
Ground shock and thermal effects analysis
Effects of electromagnetic pulses on electronics
NHS qualification testing and analysis of semiconductors
NHS qualification testing and analysis of the GBSD systems, subsystems and equipment
Experience in effectively leading technical teams on large complex systems is the primary objective of this position. This leadership position requires technical experience but is focused on program execution.
The ability to structure and manage tasks and technical information flows is of primary importance (such a task management, establishment of design review and documentation processes and procedures, budget and schedule tracking, requirements verification planning, etc.).
Experience with personnel development and performance management, including mentoring and development of technical and leadership skills in teams is necessary.
Strong written and verbal communication skills of the English language are important including the ability to brief task status to high level NGC and Customer leadership.
The GBSD program is complex with many competing priorities. The ability to think and perform in dynamic situations is extremely important.
Experience and knowledge of earned value management (EVM) principles, of planning team activities using JIRA/Confluence, of data base management tools such as DOORS or Access, of Model Based System Engineering (MBSE) principles and tools (such as CAMEO), and of tracking and managing budgets and schedules will be strongly weighted in selecting a candidate.
To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions, please view our "Selecting the Best Qualified Managers" video: www.northropgrumman.com/SQMVideo
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
Paid Time Off
Health & Wellness Resources
This positions standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.
Bachelor's Degree in Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science or other closely-related STEM field of study and 8 years of experience or a Master's Degree and 6 years of experience.
5+ years' direct experience in leading technical teams on large complex systems
1+ years of experience in qualification and/or verification testing on large programs
Active Secret clearance with investigation in the last 6 years
Experience managing cost, schedule and performance of large government technical statements of work
Experience with MIL-STD-1766
Active Top Secret Clearance
Minuteman III or similar military or industry experience
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Job Category : Engineering