GBSD – Specialty Engineering Manager 2

Requisition ID: 21007873

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Roy, Utah
  • 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: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 2

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you’ll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today. Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking to add a Specialty Engineering Manager 2 to its Specialty Engineering team. This position will be located in Roy, UT and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here.  Northrop Grumman supports the Air Force’s sustainment, development, production and deployment of hardware and system modifications for Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Ground and Airborne Launch Control Systems, Launch Facilities and associated infrastructure. What you will get to do: The candidate for this management position will be expected to lead specialty engineering teams in Electromagnetic Environmental Effects, Nuclear Hardness, Systems Safety and Human Systems Integration disciplines for the GBSD Program. This position requires experience in technical work in one or more of these disciplines.   Knowledge and experience with leading technical teams over a broad range of tasks including design, implementation, test, verification, reporting and scheduling is required. The successful candidate must have the ability to lead teams in a fluid environment that requires teamwork with our Customer, NGC teams and suppliers to meet program objectives. A high degree of skill in critical decision making is imperative to perform in this environment. A working knowledge of ground based deterrence systems is desirable. This positions standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine- hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.   As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:  - Medical, Dental & Vision coverage  - 401k  - Educational Assistance  - Life Insurance  - Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions  - Paid Time Off  - Health & Wellness Resources  - Employee Discounts https://benefits.northropgrumman.com/us/en2/BenefitsOverview/Pages/default.aspx These positions will have a standard work schedule of 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine- hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.    GBSDJObs UTSpace

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) discipline from an accredited university with 7 years of experience. 5 years of experience with a MS. 3 years with a PhD.
  • Active DoD Secret Clearance investigated within the last 6 years
  • 1 year of engineering experience in at least one of the following disciplines, Electromagnetic Environmental Effects, Nuclear Hardness, Systems Safety or Human Systems Integration
  • 1 year of experience managing development efforts for complex systems
    Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in ground based deterrence systems
  • 1 year of Project management experience for technical, cost, and schedule milestones
  • Experience with managing/scheduling complex technical efforts
  • Prior experience leading 10+ person teams
  • Previous experience managing employee performance and professional development
  • Active Top Secret clearance with investigation
  • Excellent communication, mentoring, interpersonal skills, and ability to interface with senior management, peers, and employees
  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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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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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