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Returning to Northrop Grumman in San Diego
Many former employees come back to accelerate their careers. Learn how.
Defining Possible with a Job in San Diego
Thousands of best-in-class engineers, business leaders, program managers and functional staff contribute to the design, development, production and delivery of the world’s most innovative aircraft and defense technologies, and space components and systems. The site’s Advanced Programs enable Northrop Grumman to expand into new markets, create new capabilities and develop new product lines through the relentless pursuit of next-generation technology.
Our San Diego sites are in the community of Rancho Bernardo and the nearby area. Centrally located in San Diego, Rancho Bernardo is situated among rolling hills, golf courses, great restaurants and wineries. A short drive from downtown San Diego and many of California’s most beautiful beaches, there is always something fun to do. Spectacular, sunny weather year-round, the area is known for its consistent, temperate climate.
Explore Career Opportunities in San Diego
The Northrop Grumman San Diego campus is home to employees who support a wide range of advanced technology programs in state-of-the-art facilities. Join us as we pioneer cutting edge technologies and break new boundaries.
Operationalize and identify efficiencies.
Make what’s next.
Global Supply Chain
Equip our team.
Keep us safe and secure.
Manufacturing and Production
Be on the front line of innovation.
Work/Life Flexibility is Critical
We value that you need flexibility in your life, both your workload and your schedule, to give you the freedom to focus on what’s most important to you.
And it’s not only about schedules, it’s also about resources to improve your life and grow your future, financially, physically and emotionally.
Tina’s Return to Northrop Grumman: Finding Work-Life Balance
After giving birth to her daughter, Tina’s perspective on her job changed and she sought a more even work-life balance.
Welcome Home, TJ
He connected with his former manager at Northrop Grumman, and began to explore the possibility of changing jobs again.
Flagship Programs and Focus Areas
- Space components and systems
- Autonomous Systems
- Global Hawk
- NATO Alliance Ground Surveillance (AGS)
- X-47B Unmanned Combat Air Systems
- Bat Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS)
- Battlefield Airborne Communication Node (BACN)
- F22 and F35 CNI (Communications, Navigation and Identification)
- CREW – Counter RCIED (Radio Controlled Improvised Explosive Device) Electronic Warfare
- Sentinel Ground-Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD)
With over 5,000 openings, we’re hiring for roles across the company, including manufacturing, engineering, business management, supply chain, quality assurance and cyber.