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Northrop Grumman GBSD - Specialty Systems Engineering Manager 2 in Roy, Utah

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.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking to add managerial leadership roles to its Integrated Functional Capability team located in Roy, UT in support of 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:

The candidate for this management position will be expected to lead the EEE/NH&S Qualification TestProgram engineering team. This position requires skills in coordination of hundreds of tests and testing facilities external and internal to NGC. Knowledge and experience with leading technical teams over a broad range of tasks including design, evaluation, test, reporting and scheduling is required. The successful candidate must have the ability to lead teams in a fluid environment that requires teamwork with our Customer, NGC teams and suppliers to meet program objectives. A high degree of skill in critical decision making is imperative to perform in this environment. A working knowledge of ground based deterrence systems is desirable.

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.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

  • 401k

  • Educational Assistance

  • Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

  • Paid Time Off

  • Health & Wellness Resources

  • Employee Discounts

These positions will have a standard work schedule of 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.




Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) discipline from an accredited university with 7 years. 5 years with a MS. 3 years with a PhD

  • Active DoD Top Secret Clearance investigated within the last 6 years

  • 1 year of previous project management experience for technical, cost, and schedule milestones

  • 1 year of previous systems engineering experience

  • 1 year of experience managing development efforts for complex systems

  • 1 year of experience in compliance to requirements processes for components and sub-systems

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in ground based deterrence systems

  • Experience with managing/scheduling facilities and equipment

  • Prior experience leading 10+ person teams

  • Previous experience managing employee performance and professional development

  • Excellent communication, mentoring, interpersonal skills, and ability to interface with senior

  • management, peers, and employees

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