Mgr Systems Engineering 2

Requisition ID: 21007386

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: San Diego, California
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: Yes –May Consider Occasional/Part Time Teleworking for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • 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 Systems has an opening for a System Engineering Functional Homeroom Section Manager to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in San Diego, CA, remote considered. The selected candidate manages a section Software Developers, Data Engineers, Data Scientists and Product Managers reporting to the Digital Strategy and Analytics Department Manager on a 20% allocation.  Responsible for the direct supervision/management of the staff. Responsible for providing objective-oriented direction to subordinates utilizing management guidelines & general policies as well as maintaining their current technical statement of work for the remaining 80% of the work week.  Management responsibilities will be focused on recruiting, staffing, retaining talent, weekly team meetings, bi-weekly 1:1 meetings, and holding performance review discussions. Supporting various strategic initiatives across RT&E will be expected.  Essential Functions: Conducts weekly flow down meetings with assigned staff Attends weekly flow down meetings with the Department Manager Supports staffing needs as assigned Conducts goal planning, performance evaluations merit budgeting Provides technical guidance related to process and training to staff The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels. To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions, please view our “Selecting the Best Qualified Managers” video: DIVSW  

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline and 9+ years engineering experience - OR a Master’s Degree in a STEM discipline and 7+ years of engineering experience
  • Recently demonstrated knowledge and experience within one of the following areas of expertise: Agile Software Development, AI/ML, Data engineering, Analytics or similar scope of work
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management
  • Ability to obtain DoD Secret (or higher) Security Clearance
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Advanced STEM Degree
  • Previous technical leadership experience.
  • Active, In scope DoD Top Secret or SCI clearance

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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.