Engineer 3- Operations Program Manager (OPM)

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Undersea Systems Manufacturing is looking for an Operations Program Manager to support projects in their Annapolis, Maryland facility.

Ideally the Operations Program Manager will have a technical background in a hardware engineering discipline; electrical/mechanical manufacturing experience; solid organizational skills; an ability to lead program teams to achieve program milestones and delivery objectives; program planning and scheduling skills; solid communication skills; and familiarity with earned value management.

Knowledge of welding, machining and mechanical/electrical assembly is desired but not required. The ideal candidate will have a background in undersea systems and the unique product lines and manufacturing processes that support such systems.

Please note that this is a Professional Band 3 (Engineer 3) job and not a Manager job.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree or higher in a STEM area (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) and 5 years of experience (3 years with an MS degree)

Experience in a manufacturing environment

Current Top Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

A technical background in a hardware engineering discipline

Experience in program planning and scheduling

Experience with earned value management.

Experience with Material Requirements Planning

Familiarity with SAP, technical proposal writing, and cost estimating

Knowledge of welding, machining, and mechanical/electrical assembly

A background in undersea systems and the unique product lines and manufacturing processes that support such systems

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.

Meet Some of Northrop Grumman's Employees

Jacqueline T.

Electrical Engineer

Jacqueline operates on power electronics for Northrop Grumman’s space application projects. She meets with engineering groups, chats with customers, and works on circuit analysis.

Jonathan M.

Electronics Engineer

Jonathan works with avionics industry subject matter experts to come up with new feature developments before implementing those ideas in the Northrop Grumman laboratory.

Back to top