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Mgr General Manufacturing 2

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Saint Charles
Posted on: November 17, 2021

Job Description:

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.

Northrop Grumman is currently recruiting for a Functional Manager to lead our Radio Frequency (RF) Systems Engineering organization within our Launch Vehicles Division. Position will be located in Chandler, Arizona.

Job Description / Responsibilities:
Take pride and ownership of the career development, mentorship, and motivation of RF engineering team members.
Work with program management teams and Electrical Engineering department program leads to allocate RF engineering support across multiple launch vehicle programs.
Personal interaction with the Director of Electrical Engineering (DEE) to provide technical and program related status.
Work with RF Team members, Electrical Engineering Department managers, and DEE to implement improvements to increase the RF team efficiency, quality of products, and engineering process on a continual basis.
Forecast potential technical and program related problems that may impact optimal engineering, schedule and cost results. Report the concerns to the DEE.
Provide assistance as required to RF system engineers to prioritize specific tasks. Escalate and remove obstacles when schedule, prioritization, and staffing conflicts exist among more than one program.
Ensure each member of the RF engineering team complies with department engineering standards, corporate policies, and procedures including time keeping, training and ethics.
Work with business development, continuous improvement team, vendors, and other engineering departments to generate new technology development and provide training to RF engineering team
Basic Qualifications:
Requires BS in Electrical Engineering (or related)
9 years of experience including 2 years of experience leading a team
Demonstrated ability to provide support and assistance for each RF engineering team member.
Ability to be politely assertive with program offices and other stake holders as necessary, in support of RF team members.
Strong communication skills and an ongoing positive demeanor.
Provide presentations and status, as required, to program personnel as well as executive management.
Basic understanding of system level RF engineering with the ability to learn detailed analysis, design and test.
Ability to use tools developed with Python or MATLAB.
U.S. Citizenship is required with the ability to obtain and maintain a secret level security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:
Previous RF system engineering within the aerospace sector is highly desired.
Agile methodology, Agile Implementation, ICARD, and Jira experience is desired

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.

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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