Mgr Systems Engineering 1

Northrop Grumman Technology Services sector is seeking a Manager of Systems Engineering to join our team of qualified and diverse individuals. This position will be located in Layton, UT.

The successful candidate will perform Nuclear Safety Cross Check Analysis (NSCCA), Performance Analysis and Technical Evaluation (PATE), Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V), and System Safety Analysis. This includes performing detailed evaluation (code analysis and test) of embedded software and hardware, including FPGAs and ASICs, to verify that software/hardware requirements are correctly implemented in the design and code of embedded computers/hardware components and that the resulting design does not contain unexpected safety hazards.

The qualified applicant will have the opportunity to perform analysis and testing on a variety of DoD aircraft and/or weapon systems. This is not a software development position; however, development experience is a plus.

Additionally, the successful candidate will manage 10 to 15 engineers and be responsible for (1) organizational support for planning, strategy, and business development, (2) supporting the NSCCA Deputy PM, (3) providing NSCCA leadership backup, (4) managing manpower staffing of current staff and other staff coordination including safety, (5) facilities responsibility, (6) staff management, (7) performing and directing staff mentoring and training, (8) performance management, (9) customer contact planning and execution, (10) NSCCA leadership backup, and (11) employee engagement.

The successful candidate must be prepared to provide evidence of, or demonstrate, each of the basic qualifications, as well as any of the preferred qualifications desired for consideration as described below.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Technical Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical/Electronics Engineering with 3 years or a MS Degree.
  • Experience and/or coursework in any object-oriented programming language
  • Must be able to identify logic errors, code inconsistencies and inefficiencies, and safety hazards associated with software and/or hardware design languages, code design, and requirement specifications
  • Must have technical writing experience and be capable of writing technically and grammatically correct documentation
  • Must be self-directed and able to work independently and with a team

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Must be able to multi-task
  • Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office productsNorthrop 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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