Northrop Grumman Mgr Engineering 3 in San Diego, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on groundbreaking 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 efforts 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 commitment to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

As a leader, you always act with integrity, and the highest ethical standards characterize everything you do. You enable your team to achieve predictable and balanced results, while satisfying the needs of internal and external partners. You treat all people with respect, and model personal growth and continuous development. You know how to build an inclusive environment that attracts, retains, and inspires a diverse and engaged team. You create trusted and valued customer relationships and communicate effectively, so that people throughout the organization feel engaged and connected to their work. You deliver excellence, strive for continuous improvement and respond vigorously to change. You ensure that your team has the information and tools needed to perform at their best. You demonstrate our committed pursuit of applying innovation to meet the requirements of our customer. You create and execute strategies that result in sustainable value creation that delivers measurable results.

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Lead aTest IPT in support of thespecial programs integration and test team.Candidate will manage test requirements development, test campaign and procedure development, test equipment and instrumentation design, test infrastructure operations, system integration, test execution, test reporting and anomaly resolution. Coordinate requirements and results with customers. Develop yearly Capital Asset and NCTA forecasts and manage to allocated budgets. Support Proposal development for all activities. Maintain performance metrics and daily status reports. Develop and track closure plans for issues, risks, and opportunities. Assess earned value progress and forecast EAC. Help drive adoption of risk assessments, test automation, self-reporting configuration, virtual test environments, continuous integration,and otherAffordability Initiatives


  • Bachelor's Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) discipline from an accredited university

  • Minimum of 7 years of Engineering or Aerospace Experience

  • Active In-Scope DOD Top Secret Clearance

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain Special Program Access

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MS Degree in engineering or management; Program management experience; system test, hardware in the loop testing

  • Experience with software modification practices and Agile integration .

  • Hands-on experience in a leadership role on a recent Department of Defense test program.

  • Five or more years' experience as a manager.

  • Unmanned air vehicle experience.

  • Experience using earned value management systems.

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