*Mission Assurance Lead 3 – RITS

Requisition ID: 20029584

  • Category IconCategory: Mission and Quality Assurance
  • Location IconLocation: Vicksburg
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: Yes –May Consider Occasional/Part Time Teleworking for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Discover careers that change the world and further advancements in defense, technology, and engineering today at Northrop Grumman. Use your experience to grow your career and support our global customers with the technology, systems, and solutions they need to enable their missions on the front lines and secure our world every day. With Northrop Grumman, you’ll discover a culture built on diversity, respect, and above all teamwork. Together with our group of experts across the technical spectrum, you’ll discover opportunities to make a difference in our world and start solving some of the world’s most critical problems in the most innovative ways. Northrop Grumman’s Defense Systems sector is looking for a Mission Assurance Lead 3 to support the Revolutionary IT Services program at the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) in Vicksburg, Mississippi.   In this position, you will:
  • Define and monitor mission assurance program specifications and processes to ensure mission success of programs.
  • Perform or assure quality, risk management, safety, reliability and maintainability of program achievements, subcontractors, and suppliers in accordance with contractual requirements.
  • Assess program performance and risks, and determines resources to ensure mission assurance.
  To learn more about our hiring process for manager positions, please view our Selecting the Best Qualified Managers video: www.northropgrumman.com/SQMVideo    NorthropGrummanUSACE   

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution with a minimum ten (10) years' experience in one or more of the following disciplines: quality, industrial, manufacturing, engineering
  • Minimum three (3) years' experience leading people, programs, and or projects to successful goal attainment
  • Experience in some or all of the following areas: quality assurance, process improvement, root cause and corrective action, risk management, safety, reliability and maintainability of program achievements, subcontractors and suppliers in accordance with contractual requirements
  • Active Secret security clearance and US citizenship required.


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree from an accreddited institution in a STEM discipline OR Masters/MBA/PhD
  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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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.