Manager Quality Engineering 1 (Space/Satellite Systems)
Requisition ID: R10130416
- Category: Engineering
- Location: Dulles, Virginia, United States of America
- Citizenship required: United States Citizenship
- Clearance Type: None
- Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
- Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
- Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
- Positions Available: 1
Roles and Responsibilities:
- Provides overall management of the Quality Engineering department by setting and operating to objectives, and providing guidance to direct reports based on goals, objectives, and company policy. Plans, organizes, leads and controls resources to achieve a common goal in the most effective/efficient way
- Provides performance reviews and periodic feedback for all direct reports.
- Leads a team of Quality Engineering taking full ownership of time sensitive deliverables. Uses innovative thinking to drive performance through process standardization and digital tools.
- In charge of tactical planning and provides inputs for strategic planning.
- Provides problem solving approaches that are sensitive to and effective within a wide variety of cultural frames of reference, value systems and business practices.
- Engages on the shop floor and in work activities to provide direct support as needed while additionally coaching and mentoring facility personnel in quality methods and procedures.
- Develops and operates within departmental budgets for indirect costs and overhead.
- Leads the Quality Engineering team to work within the manufacturing and spacecraft integration process to support nonconformance resolution and proper Root Cause and Corrective Action implementation.
- Drive an organization focused on effective Root Cause identification and coordinate Corrective Action management.
- Successfully interacts with internal team and different levels in the organization to drive nonconformance investigations and resolutions effectively and efficiently.
- Designated Subject Matter Expert for the nonconformance flow and each factor of the nonconformance process including data design, management, and use of the data to monitor performance and identify areas for improvement to drive COPQ.
- Bachelors degree
- 2 years of experience in a space/aerospace environment within Safety and Mission Assurance (or Quality Assurance/Engineering)
- 1 years of experience in at least one area of manufacturing, integration, or any other part of the product life cycle.
- U.S, citizen
- ASQ certifications relevant to the position
- SharePoint forms and workflows
- Requirements Management
- Excel Pivot Tables
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 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.
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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
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.