Air Vehicle Engineering Manager - Subsystems Installation

Northrop Grumman Palmdale , CA 93551

Posted 4 months ago

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on groundbreaking systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe.

We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join efforts to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work and we have an insatiable commitment to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

As a leader, you always act with integrity, and the highest ethical standards characterize everything you do. You enable your team to achieve predictable and balanced results, while satisfying the needs of internal and external partners.

You treat all people with respect, and model personal growth and continuous development. You know how to build an inclusive environment that attracts, retains, and inspires a diverse and engaged team. You create trusted and valued customer relationships and communicate effectively, so that people throughout the organization feel engaged and connected to their work.

You deliver excellence, strive for continuous improvement and respond vigorously to change. You ensure that your team has the information and tools needed to perform at their best. You demonstrate our committed pursuit of applying innovation to meet the requirements of our customer. You create and execute strategies that result in sustainable value creation that delivers measurable results.

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Northrop Grumman is seeking an Engineering Manager 3 in our Aerospace Sector in Palmdale, California. The selected candidate will lead and manage a team of diverse engineering disciplines in subsystems designs and installations.

This includes working with relevant manufacturing disciplines, systems test, quality and vehicle engineering design teams. The selected candidate requires hands on experience with various subsystems installations to include, but not limited to, electrical routings, fluid systems installations, environmental control systems, avionics installations, vehicle management components and crew accommodations; with material review board experience with repairs and engineering change activity to support discrepancies. Must be willing to work in a classified environment, have a schedule and success driven attitude, motivate and inspire the team while providing surge support as required.

Basic Qualifications:

  • ABET accredited Bachelor of Science Degree in a STEM discipline

  • Minimum 12 years of experience leading teams in the definition and execution of design and installation activities.

  • Experience in managing an engineering Integrated Product Team (IPT) performing contract SOW tasks with responsibility for the planning, execution and technical performance.

  • Must have a current active DoD Secret Clearance.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain Special Program Access

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with the integration of subsystems in composite support structures, bonded subsystems support structures, basic knowledge and limitations of composite structures.

  • Recent experience in a SAP environment.

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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