Mgr Engineering 1 (Digital Test Front Line)

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.

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.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Digital Test Front Line Manager for 1st shiftto join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Manhattan Beach, CA.

Candidate will be responsible for managing hardware through test operations by assigning appropriate personnel to perform test related tasks. Must have experience testing microwave assemblies in a flight environment. Manage 8 to 10 indirect employees and support staffing requirements as needed. Manage and maintain test facility and test equipment. Mentor and provide leadership to test technicians including career development and performance appraisals. Provide technical test support to staff as needed. Ensure test technicians have everything required to perform their tasks. Provide innovative methods to improve test efficiencies.

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Basic Qualifications:

  • AA Degree plus 2 years of Electronics and Payloads experience Or a minimum of 6 years of Electronics and Payloads experience in lieu of a degree
  • Experience with testing RF and Digital Hardware in a space flight lab environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a STEM related field (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics)
  • Active SSBI
  • Hardware and software experience
  • Lab View experience

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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