Integration and Test 3 Manager

    • Chandler, AZ

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Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems is seeking a highly qualified and energetic Manager of Integration and Testing in Gilbert, Arizona. This position is ideal for a technical manager with a solid track record looking to expand their understanding of the space industry who is on a path of leadership development.

This Integration & Test Manager position reports functionally to the Director of I&T, and is responsible for leading spacecraft integration & test activities at our Gilbert AZ Campus for the ESPAStar Product Line (Multiple Spacecraft). Reports programmatically to the ESPAStar Program/Product Line Manager, to lead the execution of the entire I&T effort, guaranteeing quality, optimizing cost and schedule while meeting Program and Customer requirements.

Responsible for the complete integration and test effort for a spacecraft. This includes mechanical, electrical, RF and coordinates propulsion test, Harness and QA activities. Develops and maintains the Test and Integration Master plan. Serve as the Cost Account Manager for satellites during the I&T phase. Interface with customer for all I&T and launch activities. Reviews and approves all engineering products to ensure concurrent engineer design and ability to build and test spacecraft.


Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree in a STEM discipline with a minimum of 5 year of management or leading experience.
• 8 years Systems Engineering experience
• 6 years of experience in flight or space manufacturing and integration & test.
• U.S Citizenship with the ability to obtain a DoD Top Secret Security clearance
• Ability to establish schedules and work flows with the capability to quickly adapt to changing priorities.
• Experience working with and managing production integration teams.
• Superior writing skills

Preferred Qualifications:

• Active Top Secret/SCI clearance with SAP/SAR access highly desirable

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