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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 forces 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 drive to do what others think is impossible.
Our employees are not only part of history, theyre making history.
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for an Engineering Manager 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals at our Autonomous Systems Design Center of Excellence in San Diego, CA.
The Manager will be assigned to work in the Global Logistics & Modernization (GLM) organization and will be responsible to manage the Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS) team. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing all aspects of the DMSMS team, to include:
Daily tasking of team members in support of the Autonomous Systems portfolio of programs
Lead team and individual contributor collaboration with systems engineers, hardware design engineers and integration/test engineers
Engage senior management to ensure coordination and integration of DMS resolution activities
Prioritization of team work tasking and distribution of personnel resources required to execute program statement of work
Staffing and workforce management, to include performance reviews, promotions and career coaching
Administrative management functions (timecards, travel approvals, etc.)
Experience is required in the following essential functions:
Gather, collect, record, track and verify data from multiple sources and maintain DMS records
Facilitate DMS resolution activities including hosting meetings, briefings, and discussion topics; preparation of agendas and minutes
Participate in ad hoc committees/meetings and working groups
Analyze and predict production and sustainment requirements to construct strategic DMS roadmaps for end-of-life subsystems and components
Work with suppliers to ensure DMS issues are resolved at the lowest cost while maintaining high quality and reliability
Develop metrics for evaluating effectiveness of DMS activities
Ability to work with suppliers to ensure DMS issues are resolved at the lowest cost while maintaining high quality and reliability
The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels. Candidate must be able to collaborate closely with system engineers, hardware designers, and integration/test engineers.
To learn more about our hiring
process for manager positions, please view our Selecting the Best Qualified
Managers video: www.northropgrumman.com/SQMVideo.