Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you. As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.
The Mission Assurance Manager 1 will be responsible for leading a team of Mission Assurance personnel; a key element of the Global Logistics and Modernization Division (GLM) within the Technology Services sector in Palmdale, CA.
She/he will lead a high performing team of quality analysts and inspectors facilitating a continuous improvement culture focused on process adherence, while identifying opportunities to increase process effectiveness and efficiency. Will be responsible for executing, monitoring and reporting on the health of the teams efforts and the quality of the products and services produced / supported by the team across the site.
She/he will implement the MA program using measurable goals and effectiveness criteria in support of the overall business strategy. To be successful in this position, you must have proven track record of solving problems through systematic and objective evaluation of information resulting in effective team leadership, communication, championing employee engagement, and implementation of change with a diverse set of professionals, internal and external customers and suppliers.
You will interface with business unit Mission Assurance, DCMA, Customers and Suppliers. Your excellent interpersonal and organizational skills combined with a can do attitude are essential.
Additional responsibilities include:
- Quality - Manage and coordinate assigned quality assurance functional disciplines, including Quality Control, Quality Engineering, Supplier Quality, Quality Programs and Quality Systems per ISO 9001 / AS9100/AS9110/FAA standards and other internal/external compliance standards and regulations.
- Quality Management Representative, responsible for executing processes needed to ensure the quality management system is implemented, maintained and improved
- Resource Management - Plan and manage assigned manpower, budget and physical assets.
- Personnel Management - Plan and implement professional development and career management programs for assigned MA personnel while positively influencing employee engagement.
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