Manager Engineering 2 - Guidance & Control
Requisition ID: R10122252
- Category: Engineering
- Location: San Diego, California, United States of America
- Citizenship required: United States Citizenship
- Clearance Type: Secret
- Telecommute: Yes-May consider hybrid teleworking 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
Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems (NGAS) has an exciting career opportunity for a Manager Engineering 2 - Guidance & Control (G&C) to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This hands-on leadership position is located at our Rancho Bernardo, San Diego, CA location with some hybrid flexibility available.
The selected candidate will provide both functional homeroom management (approx. 20%) and technical contributions (approx. 80%) as part of a team of Guidance & Control engineers performing efforts on air vehicle programs within the Autonomous Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance, and Targeting business area and reports to the Air Vehicle lead for multiple programs.
Management responsibilities include:
Lead team of approximately 12-15 G&C engineers, including college and high school interns
Provide personnel with career development, employee engagement, mentoring, and coaching
Coordinate with programs for staffing, recruiting, training, preparing and delivering performance evaluations to employees, evaluating/recommending employees for promotions, evaluating salaries and coordinating with Human Resources on potential adjustments, assisting employees in preparing performance goals, providing career guidance to employees, and counseling employees on their performance as necessary
Develop and improve personnel and organizational technical skills
Work with Human Resources to mediate and resolve personnel issues
Ensure process alignment through the work of direct reports, support program milestone reviews and deep dives, and assist in development and implementation of division objectives
Work closely with managers of other engineering disciplines, program managers, and IPT leads
Champion change within the organization, to achieve competitive advantage for the division and sector
You should demonstrate a commitment to ethics and integrity, and the capability to innovate while challenging traditional ways of doing business.
Demonstrate abilities to build diverse and inclusive teams with high levels of engagement, including mentoring and coaching
Technical responsibilities include:
Perform performance and flying qualities analysis
Non-linear 6DOF Simulation analysis
Linear MATLAB analysis
Data analysis and investigation
Mission plan analysis support
As a leader, you always act with integrity, and the highest ethical standards characterize everything you do. You enable your team to achieve predictable and balanced results, while satisfying the needs of internal and external partners. You treat all people with respect, and you model personal growth and continuous development. You know how to build an inclusive environment that attracts, retains, and inspires a diverse and engaged team. You develop trusted and valued customer relationships and communicate effectively, so that people throughout the organization feel engaged and connected to their work. You deliver excellence, strive for continuous improvement, and respond vigorously to change.
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) discipline from an accredited university and 9 years of related experience; OR a Master’s degree in a relevant STEM discipline from an accredited university with 7 years of related experience
Ability to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance
Knowledge of Control System Design and Analysis
Experience with Matlab and/or Simulink
Able to travel as needed (approx. 10%)
Current, in-scope Secret clearance (or higher)
Previous Leadership Experience
Experience with AGILE/JIRA/Confluence
Knowledge of CAM/Earned Value
Knowledge in Auto Coding, linear and non-linear analysis, aerodynamics, stability and control, simulation and modeling, and test data analysis
Experience with C/C++ and Python
Excellent verbal and written interpersonal skills
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.