Electrical Engineering Manager 2
Requisition ID: R10126286
- Category: Engineering
- Location: Annapolis, Maryland, United States of America
- Citizenship required: United States Citizenship
- Clearance Type: Secret
- Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
- Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
- Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
- Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
- Positions Available: 1
Electrical Engineering Manager 2
The Naval & Oceanic Systems business unit headquartered in Annapolis, MD is seeking dependable individuals willing to work in a collaborative environment and that are interested in expanding their horizons.
The Hardware Engineering Department is seeking a leader to manage the Electrical Engineering Design Team within the Hardware Engineering organization. Emphasis is placed on leading a team of hardware engineers that support development and production programs, as well as, new business pursuits to ensure quality engineering solutions. This team is responsible for architecting, designing, verifying and supporting power systems, battery technologies, opto-electronics, cabling/connectors, and analog and digital design for both development and production programs.
Our engineering work includes full life-cycle programs including design, development, system integration, hands-on test, training, and production. The successful candidate will demonstrate a broad skill set that is balanced between interpersonal, business, and technical capabilities. The successful candidate will have a track record as an effective communicator and problem solver who is able to develop and maintain good working relationships with both internal and external stakeholders. The ideal candidate will also have the ability to operate in a team environment and collaborate across the sector business areas as required to accomplish team goals.
This position is a dual role encompassing both people and project/technical leadership. Roles and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Lead an engineering design functional group of 10 to 15 engineers including performance management, career development, staffing, and compensation planning
Provide project and technical oversight for design activities performed by the group
Maintain and ensure application of design processes and guidelines used in the group
Develop proposal inputs and review proposal content for both internal and external customers
Collaborate with peer managers to ensure consistency across multiple work groups
Support department initiatives, recruiting, technology roadmap creation, cross-campus/sector involvement, and internally funded projects
The candidate will demonstrate a commitment to ethics and integrity, and the capability to innovate while challenging traditional ways of doing business. Demonstrated abilities to build diverse and inclusive teams with high levels of engagement, including mentoring and coaching, are a must. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.
The successful candidate should have demonstrated experience in multi-disciplinary hardware design and analysis, an understanding of design for manufacturing practices, production engineering, developing engineering processes and procedures and an understanding of engineering’s role for supporting small to medium production quantities.
BS in Electrical Engineering or equivalent Engineering/Technical degree or a related field with 9+ years of experience or a Masters degree in a related field with 7+ years experience, OR a PhD in Engineering/ Technical degree or a related field with 5 years of engineering experience
Strong communication and interpersonal skills and ability to work within diverse teams.
Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate teams as a functional manager, program manager, Integrated Product Team (IPT) lead, and/or other significant leadership role
Proficiency in using common engineering design, production and office tools.
US citizen and possess an active Secret clearance to start with the ability and willingness to obtain a TS/SSBI and pass a polygraph.
Able to work in a fast paced environment where multiple projects are being developed and deployed simultaneously
Experience with program management, functional management, and/or customer management
Experience with business development activities
Demonstrated skills/experience in the following multi-disciplined areas:
Battery system and charging architecture/design
Electronics design, analysis, procurement, fabrication and test
Firmware design, development, integration and test
Connector and cable assembly design experience
Experience with Opto-electronics
Active TS/SCI clearance with polygraph
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What's great about
- Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
- Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
- 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.