Northrop Grumman Mgr Programs 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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Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems is seeking a highly qualified, mission oriented individual to lead a team of cross-discipline specialist engineers located in San Diego, CA with responsibilities including (but not limited to) the following:

Assisting in providing direction in an IPT leadership position to design, development, and integration of highly effective, affordable, and low risk utility systems. This position will execute processes and procedures of the IPT and track and control the technical, cost, and schedule objectives of the IPT. This position requires strong interpersonal skills in order to lead, collaborate and work effectively with all levels of internal and external executive leadership.

As a Level 3 Manager, a successful candidate will regularly analyze actions and alternative courses of action. Decisions made will have risk and reward implications for the IPT. This Manager will be responsible for all projects assigned to the organizational group. The Manager will also be an advisor to lower level managers and exempt employees. Helps meet established schedules or resolve technical or operational problems. This position develops, administers, and advises budgets and standards of performance, and influences and impacts strategy through their role. This Manager will exert influence in the development of overall objectives and long-range goals of the organization.

This position requires integration and coordination with the Functional Homeroom, and acts as the liaison for information and communication.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) Field from an accredited university.

  • Minimum 7 years of engineering and/or project management experience.

  • The ability to obtain and maintain an Active DoD Secret level clearance required and ability to maintain clearance throughout the duration of the assignment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree

  • 14 years relevant technical experience

  • 8 years project management experience

  • Experience with Autonomous Systems in Agile Software Development

  • Top Secret/SAP/SCI level clearance

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