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Manager Structural, Dimensional Management, and Metrology Engineering 1

Requisition ID: R10046996

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Clearfield, Utah, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: Days (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 25% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems is seeking a Engineering Manager 1 for Aerospace Structural Design, Dimensional Management and Metrology in Clearfield Utah.

The Engineering Manager will lead a group of Design , Dimensional Management and Metrology Engineers responsible for the mechanical design and metrology inspection of vehicle primary and secondary structures.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing leadership and direction to team members, ensuring members have sufficient statement of work, mentoring and training employees, managing employee performance (including engagement strategies for higher performers and corrective actions for lower performers), coordinating with upper level management to ensure appropriate staffing actions are developed and executed, and ensuring their employees are familiar with and use required engineering processes and tools. The candidate will be the first point of contact for technical and will make decisions regarding required escalation and resources required for resolution. Responsibilities include participation in recruiting and hiring, day-to-day support for the operation of the functional organization and resolving critical/urgent program/technical issues.

In addition to people, management responsibilities described above, selected candidate will support the formulation of Statements of Work (SOW), Task Descriptions (TD's), Basis of Estimates (BOE's) and requirements definition. The ideal candidate will provide senior mechanical engineering oversight of all conceptual design, preliminary / layout, and detail design, drawing release, design review presentations, support to fabrication, dimensional inspection plans, dimensional management, and metrology inspections. Responsibilities include leading a large multi-disciplined team of engineers, including interfacing with customers, technical support and meeting schedule and cost commitments.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s of Science and 5+ years of related experience or Master’s degree and 3+ years
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance and special program access clearance within a reasonable amount of time as determine by business needs

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Aerospace design experience
  • An active (in-scope) DoD Secret security clearance (with a investigation or re-investigation date in the past 5 years)
  • Dimensional Management experience
  • Metrology inspection experience
  • Experience managing or leading teams of engineers
  • Aerospace design experience including metallic and composite structures design
  • Strong communication, leadership and team building skills

Salary Range: $103,300 USD - $154,900 USD

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.

Did you know?

Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.