Mgr Design Engineering 2

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary 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 forces 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 drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they™re making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems located inSan Diego, CAhas an immediate opening for an Engineering Design Manager 2to work on an exciting new program.

Essential Functions:
Designs major components or major portions of a functional system to develop or improve products and facilitate manufacturing operations. Develops basic data and makes preliminary layouts, sketches, and notes necessary to present design proposal. Investigates pertinent design factors such as ease of manufacture, availability of materials and equipment, interchangeability, replace ability, strength-weight efficiency, and contractual specification requirements and cost. Coordinates with other organizations affected by design development. Makes layouts of complex assemblies and details parts of devices, mechanisms, and structures. Checks completed layouts and drawings for clarity, completeness, conformity to standards, procedures, specifications, and accuracy of calculations and dimensioning. Identifies design errors, omissions, and other deficiencies, and recommends revisions and/or improvements in design layout to responsible engineers or designers.

The Section Manager will lead a group of approximately12-15 engineers responsible for Unmanned Systems (UMS). The Manager™s Section will provide support to multiple programs in both unclassified and classified environments. This position is an additional duty to be attached to an existing program assignment. The position will allow the selected candidate to work in the Section Manager role for an average of up to 20% of their normal work hours.

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Basic Qualifications:
-Bachelors of Science degree in (STEM)Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math - Minimum 5 years combined experience in any of the following: Systems Engineering, Avionics or Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Software Engineering, or Electrical Engineering.
- Minimum of two years System Integration Lab experience
- MUST have an Active Department of Defense Secret or Top Secret Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:
-Minimum of one year leadership experience either leading staff or projects
- Experience successfully managing test teams during critical path activities
- Experience working directly with defense customer counterparts

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.${descr2}${descr3}

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