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Manager Cyber Systems Engineering 1

Requisition ID: R10068214

  • Category IconCategory: Information Technology
  • Location IconLocation: Huntsville, Alabama, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: Yes-May consider hybrid teleworking for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10% 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.

Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world’s biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across Join Northrop Grumman and become part of Northrop Grumman's C4 Missile Defense Engineering Leadership team.  C4 Missile Defense Business Unit is part of the Combat Systems Mission Readiness Division which protects and secures our global citizens through the development of integrated net-enabled command and control and training systems and solutions that defend against air missile threats, enhance situational awareness, and prepare for the mission.


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Perform Functional Management tasks for employees as an effective collaborator, communicator and problem solver who is able to develop and maintain good working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to ethics and integrity, and the capability to innovate while challenging the traditional ways of doing business.  
  • Drive agility and operational efficiency in Systems Engineering, Integration and Test processes and tools.
  • Attract, develop, advise, assess, promote, and retain highly qualified engineering workforce.  
  • This position is a dual role encompassing both functional management and technical performance.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's of Science Degree and at least 5 years of technical experience in any combination of Cyber engineering, Computer Science, Systems Engineering, Integration and Test engineering. Additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of degree
  • Active Secret Clearance investigated within the last 5 years.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated leadership and managerial skills including team building and navigation, personal and career development, technical and inter-personal problem resolution, work planning and allocation.
  • Prior experience in delivery of US Army air defense command and control systems.  
  • Proven technical management experience preferably in either program IPT, R&D or Advanced Systems, technology, and/ or functional environments.
  • Demonstrated behavior as a driver for change and continuous improvement.
  • Previous Functional Management Experience
  • The candidate has a technical performance role currently in place within the Defense Sector that can account for approximately 80% of their time.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required.  
  • High proficiency in technical problem solving to include decomposition, root cause analysis, solution development, implementation and monitoring.
  • Excellent leadership and interpersonal communication skills with the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management.

Salary Range: $108,000 USD - $163,000 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 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.



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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.