Mgr Systems Engineering 2

Requisition ID: 21009595

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Melbourne, Florida
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career. Northrop Grumman Aeronautics has an opening for a System Engineering Section Manager, to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in Melbourne, Florida. Essential Functions:
  • Develop and maintain a cohesive and dedicated team of Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (EEE) practitioners based in diverse work experience backgrounds
  • Sets operating objectives and provides guidance to assigned employees.
  • Develops and maintains talent within the section
  • Assesses program health and performance
  • Provides assistance to programs for section staffing, skills, and processes
  • Ensures workforce is properly trained for successful achievement of program goals
  • Guides programs through technical and/or operational issue resolution
  • Interacts with equivalent level managers and programs to maintain performance
  • Provides insight into section status and performance to Department Manager
The selected candidate will continue in their current work position with added responsibility of 15% on average management duties.  The candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels to rapidly assess and lend guidance to projects assigned to the organizational group as well as demonstrated mentoring and guidance to engineers. At Northrop Grumman, we are on the cutting edge of innovation-- building the next generation of sophisticated aircraft to protect our country. Our diverse portfolio of programs means there are endless paths to cultivate your career. We are well-known for our inclusive, family environment, as well as our excellent work/life balance. We also offer exceptional benefits/healthcare, a 9/80 schedule, and a great 401K matching program.   To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions, please view our “Selecting the Best Qualified Managers” video:

Basic Qualifications: 
•    Bachelor’s Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) related discipline and 7+ years of engineering experience OR Master’s in STEM with 5+ years engineering experience
•    Demonstrated experience in the application of EEE methods in a systems engineering environment
•    An active in-scope DoD Secret Clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain access for supported programs Preferred Qualifications: 
•    Master’s degree 
•    Demonstrated experience with the application of sector EEE standards 
•    Demonstrated experience with the application of Military EEE Standards specifically MIL-STD-461 and MIL-STD-464
•    Experience with nuclear hardness achievement and certification
•    Experience with cosite management of multi-band, multi-aperture systems  
•    One or more of the DoD 8570.01 Approved IA Baseline Certifications  
•    Excellent 2-way communication skills (upward and downward)
•    Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management
•    Active, in-scope DoD Top Secret or SCI clearance
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.

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We offer an array of benefits to give you the support you need, including matching 401K, tuition assistance, health insurance and wellness options, coaching, mentoring and more.