Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Diversity Drives Innovation at Northrop Grumman

We believe that creating a team and a workplace that values diversity and fosters inclusion is pivotal to promoting innovation and increasing productivity and profitability.

Our goal is to continually support and nurture the large number of Northrop Grumman employees whose backgrounds, characteristics and perspectives are as diverse as the global communities in which we reside.

Explore our 2019 Sustainability Report

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A Place to Belong

Employee Resource Groups at Northrop Grumman.

Dedicated to Diversity

Hear from our VP of Corporate Responsibility.

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Leadership Council

Active listeners who provide guidance and open doors.

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Celebrating a Diverse Team

Some of the finest minds in the country are part of our diverse team.

Out and About

Events we host, sponsor and attend.

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Company Giving

Community commitment runs deep.

Meet Our People

Every person who works at Northrop Grumman is valued for who they are and the unique perspectives they bring to our team. That means that everyone has a voice here, and it takes every one of us to make the impossible a reality. Read their stories below.

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Supplier Diversity

If you are interested in becoming a Northrop Grumman supplier, please access the Global Supplier Diversity Programs (GSDP) website. The GSDP program office is designed to expand subcontracting opportunities for all small business concerns, including small disadvantaged, women-owned, historically underutilized business zones, veteran, service-disabled veteran-owned, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, disability owned, historically black colleges and universities, minority institutions, Alaska Native Corporations and Indian Tribes. For all supplier diversity questions, please contact the corporate Global Supplier Diversity Programs office for assistance.

Global Supplier Diversity Programs

Recent Recognition

Woman Engineer Magazine – Readers' Choice Award – 2020

Woman Engineer Magazine – Readers' Choice Award – 2020

3BL Media 100 Best Corporate Citizens – 2020

3BL Media 100 Best Corporate Citizens – 2020

Workforce Diversity Magazine – Readers' Choice – 2019

Workforce Diversity Magazine – Readers' Choice – 2019

Military Spouse Friendly Employers – 2020

Military Spouse Friendly Employers – 2020

Catalyst Award – 2018

Catalyst Award – 2018

Indeed's Top-Rated Workplaces – Best for Veterans – 2019

Indeed's Top-Rated Workplaces – Best for Veterans – 2019

National Organization on Disability (NOD) – 2019

National Organization on Disability (NOD) – 2019

HBCU Top Supporters – 2020

HBCU Top Supporters – 2020

DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity – 2020 Military Friendly Employers Gold Award – 2020

Military Friendly Employers Gold Award – 2020

Indeed's Top-Rated Workplaces – The Top 50 – 2019

Indeed's Top-Rated Workplaces – The Top 50 – 2019

Human Rights Campaign Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality – 2020

Human Rights Campaign Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality – 2020

DEI Index: Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion – 2020

DEI Index: Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion – 2019

Featured Employee Story