Operations Manager

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security and freedom of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place you.

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, logistics and modernization, cyber security, and C4ISR to government and commercial customers. We operate in all 50 states and 25 countries with 65,000 employees who are committed to innovation, development, and discovery. Here at Northrop Grumman, we seek to deliver the value of performance by bringing the next generation of technology to life.

Our professionals live and breathe different perspectives here; we are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and well aware that the more ideas, backgrounds, opinions, and experiences we bring to our work, the stronger that work will be. Just as you would invest your time and hard work into our company, we focus on investing back into you through enriching professional experiences and high-quality learning and development opportunities. We want you to bring your whole self to work and for you to have meaningful connections with your coworkers, customers, and communities, while providing the best products, systems, and technologies to protect our world.

Northrop Grumman Technology Services is seeking an Operations Manager for an overseas program. The candidate will be responsible for coordinating mission planning, aviation operations, and sensor data collection. Maintains personnel and material accountability on site. Supervises all on site personnel while serving as the primary point of contact to government customers. Ensures that mission objectives are executed and synchronized with other mission assets. Ensures the execution and field standard logistics processes, such as the logistics & transport system, reliability database, field repairs and related functions. Leads on-site continuous improvement initiatives, and provides feedback to OCONUS staff for major system capability upgrades. Manages operational risk for site, enforces OPSEC and INFOSEC measures and ensures all quality objective are met.

This position will be located at Martin State Airport in Middle River, MD.

This position is contingent upon proposal/task award.


Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s Degree with 5 years of relevant experience; additional 4 years of professional experience may be substituted in lieu of degree

At least two years of aviation operations supervisory experience

Previous experience deployed or working with deployed personnel

Ability to obtain a SECRET clearance

Ability to pass physical

Ability to travel OCONUS 25% of time

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience directly managing teams of over 20 preferred.

Current SECRET or higher Clearance

Former military aviation, intelligence or combat arms experience

Experience in southwest Asia

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 statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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