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Mgr Systems Engineering 1

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Boulder
Posted on: May 14, 2022

Job Description:

Requisition ID: R10044911

Category: EngineeringLocation: Boulder, Colorado, United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: Top SecretTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this positionShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the TimePositions 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.
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.The Payload and Ground Systems organization within the Northrop Grumman Space Systems pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission.Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Test Engineering Manager 1 responsible for providing direct supervision/management of a team of 5 - 10 Test engineers. This position requires management, development, and implementation for infrared satellite ground systems for missile warning/defense and technical intelligence programs. This position is a mix of approximately 85 percent direct contract work and 15 percent functional management, and requires knowledge of all phases of Software Test engineering development, including requirements, analysis, design, Ground System Requirements' Test and Verification, and functions related to system supportability and Logistics in support of OPIR and Missile Defense Systems. Management activities include review of business needs, assignment of staff to programs, identification of hiring needs, and the professional development of assigned staff. Applicants are expected to have excellent written and oral communications skills and be able to create and deliver presentations to technical and managerial audiences.This position is located in Boulder, CO, and includes:
  • Leadership of a Integration, Test, & Verification (IT&V) team in accordance with management policy and guidance
  • Training, guidance and performance management of IT&V Multi-disciplined engineers
  • Making decisions needed for accomplishment of team goals
  • Interfacing with customers, program management and cross-functional technical staff
  • Cost and schedule management
  • Problem resolution and improvement recommendations
  • Generation of applicable documentation
  • Travel to NG and Government locations within U.S.Additional responsibilities may be assigned commensurate with performance or due to business needs.Basic Qualifications:
    • Bachelor's degree and minimum five (5) years of relevant engineering work experience
    • DoD Top Secret clearance that is or has been active with in the last two years with ability to obtain and maintain TS/SCI
    • Problem identification, resolution, and improvement recommendations experience
    • Ability to travel to NG and government facilities for work assignments (approximately 25% of the time)Preferred Qualifications:
      • Bachelor or Master degree in Computer Science, Physics, Math, Electrical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, or closely related engineering or scientific discipline
      • Three to five years of engineering management experience
      • Ground Specialty experience in mission processing, ground communications or space operations- Active Top Secret Clearance with SSBI - Seven (7) years of experience with Space-Based InfraRed System (SBIRS), Defense Support Program (DSP), Joint Tactical Ground Station (JTAGS) OPIR, and/or Missile Defense Agency (MD A) program Specialty
        • 1+ years of Cost Account Management (CAM) experience
        • Advanced level of technical understanding and demonstrated proficiency in all aspects of OPIR Specialty

          Salary Range: $119,600 USD - $179,400 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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